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Student Competitions and Awards

 
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Student Competition Rule Changes for the 148th AES Convention – Virtual Convention Format
 
Please find below a short timeline describing the format of AES Student Competitions for the 148th Virtual AES Convention. Please be aware the final presentation format may be adjusted due to the streaming platform requirements.
 
Competition timeline:
  • 27th April - submission deadline for all AES Student Competitions, using the online form
  • 12th May - finalists will be informed of their selection
  • SRC finalists receive questions from the judges to answer
  • 18th May - deadline for finalists to provide pre-recorded video material with their presentation and answers to the judges questions (see below)
  • Final Award Ceremony - during the SDA-2 meeting of the Virtual Convention

The video presentation of every finalist will contain pre-recorded materials covering the following points:

1. *Presentation from the student finalist - 5 minutes
2. *Feedback session by participant and judges - 8 minutes
3. Q&A in chat in online - 2 minutes
*Item 1 must be video recorded by the student finalist, and submitted as a video recording (on a phone is OK) no later than May 18th. Item 2 will be recorded before the convention with judges and SDA representative on ZOOM platform 

 

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Student Recording Competition

The AES Student Recording Competition is a unique opportunity for students at AES international conventions to receive feedback and recognition for their audio production work. Students can enter the competition in three different categories covering every possible genre and recording technique.

The Recording Competition deadline for the 148th Convention in Vienna, is 27th of April 2020.

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Saul Walker Student Design Competition

The Saul Walker AES Student Design Competition is an opportunity for aspiring hardware and software engineers to participate in a worldwide contest and gain recognition for their hard work and technical creativity. Undergraduate and graduate categories are available for entrants.

The Design Competition deadline for the 148th Convention in Vienna, is 27th of April 2020.

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MATLAB Plugin Student Competition

MathWorks and AES invite you to challenge both your signal processing skills and creativity! Design a new kind of audio production VST plugin using MATLAB Software and your wits. 

The next AES MATLAB Plugin Student Competition will take place at the 149th Convention in New York. The submission deadline is 12th of August 2020.

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