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AES E-News: January 8 – AES@NAMM, Milan Convention, AES Live, Upcoming Conferences, Standards News, Job Board, December Journal

Table of Contents

  1. Register Now for AES@NAMM!
  2. 2018 Milan Convention Paper Deadline Approaches
  3. New AES Live Videos Available
  4. Upcoming Conference News
  5. Standards News
  6. Job Board Update
  7. AES December Issue Now Available

Register Now for AES@NAMM


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

Register now for AES@NAMM! The inaugural AES@NAMM Pro Sound Symposium: Live and Studio, is an education and training program targeted at working professionals in live sound, recording and performance-audio, with a focus on both studio production and sound reinforcement. This four-day international event comprises a series of training academies and related technical sessions, provided by a dedicated team of topical specialists to create a unique new learning format that will appeal to career veterans and aspiring audio professionals.

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2018 Milan Convention Paper Deadline Approaches

AES 144th Convention

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

The deadline for paper proposals to the Milan Convention committee is fast approaching on January 9. Engineering brief proposals can be submitted a little later, by February 15. The Call for Contributions has all the details. 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. A large number of valuable tutorials has recently been added, from recent conventions. Here is a sample to whet your appetite:

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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 deadline for initial paper proposals has been extended to January 15, so don't delay! 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
The deadline for paper proposals is January 28, although engineering briefs and workshops can be submitted later. 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. See the Call for Contributions for details.

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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)
The deadline for peer-reviewed papers and workshops/tutorials is very early in the new year, on January 5. Category 2 papers and engineering briefs can be submitted slightly later. 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. It was focused on spatial audio and attracted at least two hundred attendees. Over the past few years there have been many new developments in this area. See the Call for Contributions for details.

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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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Standards News

The Technical Council's AGOTTVS group has requested that the AES Standards Committee consider elevation of TD1006: Loudness Guidelines for OTT and OVD Content (Oct 2017) to an AES Standard, Recommended Practice. This work has been assigned to the Task Group SC-02-12-P led by Jim Starzynski. Interested parties are invited to download the original Technical Council document, review it and send their comments to the Task Group chair. Interested individuals are also encouraged to participate in the groups work.

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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 December Issue Now Available

AES Journal

This month's issue includes:

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* Join the online discussion of Journal papers and articles!

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