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AES E-News: November 30 – AES@NAMM, Milan Convention Call, AES Live, Upcoming Conferences, Immersive Sound Book, Job Board, November Journal

Table of Contents

  1. Registration Opens for AES@NAMM
  2. 2018 Milan Convention Call for Contributions
  3. New AES Live Videos Available
  4. Upcoming Conference News
  5. Immersive Sound boosts "AES Presents" Series from Focal Press
  6. Job Board Update
  7. AES November Issue Now Available

Registration Opens for AES@NAMM


Location: Anaheim Convention Center, CA, USA
Dates: 25–28 January, 2018

Registration is now open for the four-day AES@NAMM symposium, which will be held concurrently with the 2018 NAMM Show from January 25-28 in Anaheim, CA. It comprises a series of Training Academies and related sessions on line-array technologies, live-sound mixing consoles, wireless systems and studio environments, in addition to tutorials on system measurement and optimization, plus a selection of peer-reviewed technical papers. These and other must-attend classes will be held in the Anaheim Hilton Hotel’s NAMM U Education Center, adjacent to a brand-new pro-audio exhibit space.

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2018 Milan Convention Call for Contributions

AES 144th Convention

AES 144th Convention
Location: Milan, Italy
Dates: 23–26 May, 2018

Now's the time to get thinking about your contribution to the AES Milan Convention. The Call for Contributions is now open for peer-reviewed papers, abstract/precis-reviewed papers, and engineering briefs. If you have a proposal for a workshop or tutorial, the program committee will also be pleased to hear from you. All of these elements can be submitted through the EasyChair system for the convention.

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New AES Live Videos Available

AES Live

AES Live videos are part of a growing library of content from recent events and other sources, and are only available to members. Recently we've added these new items:

Legends Series:

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Upcoming Conference News

2018 International Conference on Music Induced Hearing Disorders

Hearing conf

Chicago, IL, USA, 20-22 June, 2018
The adverse effects of exposure to excessive music volumes are widely recognized and addressed in modern societies, yet there is a continued need for innovative solutions that may help prevent hearing damage, or compensate intelligently when the damage is done. This conference intends to bring international focus on technological options for safer music exposure, such as hearing protection strategies and technology, conditions for populations at risk and risk behaviors, methods for sound exposure monitoring and assessment of hearing, among others. See the Call for Contributions for more information.

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2018 International Conference on Audio Archiving, Preservation and Restoration

Archiving conf

Library of Congress National Audio-Visual Conservation Center, Culpeper, VA, USA, 28-30 June, 2018
This conference will present a remarkable opportunity to bring researchers and practitioners together for three days to discuss critical preservation issues and focus on strategies that will support and encourage collaboration and interoperability between industry and the preservation, restoration and archiving communities. The Call for Contributions is now live, looking for papers, engineering briefs, workshops and tutorials.

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2018 International Conference on Spatial Reproduction – Aesthetics and Science

Spatial conf

Tokyo, Japan, 7–9 August, 2018 (pre-event 6 August)
This conference will be focused on spatial reproduction which is of primary importance for audio engineering. The last such conference (AES 40th International) was held in Tokyo in 2010 and attracted at least two hundred attendees. Since then, there have been numerous new developments to explore. The Call for Contributions is now live, looking for papers, engineering briefs, workshops and tutorials.

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2018 International Conference on Audio for Virtual and Augmented Reality

Archiving conf

DigiPen Institute of Technology Redmond, WA, USA, August 20-22, 2018
The three-day conference program will focus around the dissemination of top-level research in the field of spatial audio for virtual and augmented reality, and discussion of technical solutions and recommended practices. In addition to the paper and poster sessions, the conference will also consist of invited presentations from key researchers, practitioners and industry leaders, demonstrations, panel discussions, tutorials, and workshops. The arena of virtual and augmented reality is highly interactive and multi-disciplinary and as such, we would like the conference to reflect this. The Call for Contributions seeks papers, workshops and tutorials.

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Immersive Sound boosts "AES Presents" Series from Focal Press

The latest in the "AES Presents" book series from Focal Press, "Immersive Sound: The Art and Science of Binaural and Multi-Channel Audio" provides a comprehensive guide to multi-channel and binaural sound theory and applications. Edited by Agnieszka Roginska and Paul Geluso, with contributions from leading recording engineers, researchers, and industry experts, Immersive Sound includes an in-depth description of the physics and psychoacoustics of spatial audio as well as practical applications.

AES members receive a 30% discount off any Focal Press title when purchased directly from Focal Press using the discount code found in the AES Member Portal. Members interested in becoming authors for the series are encouraged to contact Lara Zoble, Acquisitions Editor at Focal.

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Job Board Update

Job Board Update

The AES Job Board is where audio companies post their latest job openings. As an AES member you receive notifications of the most recent postings here:

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AES Journal November Issue Now Available

AES Journal

This month's issue includes:

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* Listen to the Journal Podcast:

* Join the online discussion of Journal papers and articles!

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