AES Press Release: AES Rome 2013

Rome 2013 — 134th AES Convention Amplifies Spatial Sound

For Release: May 1, 2013


134th Convention

ROME: “Reviewing the many authoritative papers and workshops submitted for the 134th AES Convention, the Committee recognized a prevalence of 3-D Sound-related proposals,” reveals AES Executive Director Bob Moses. “It became apparent that we had enough perceptive, well-researched events to establish a formal Spatial Sound Track.” “By assembling nearly two dozen-papers and four timely workshops into a dedicated bloc, we can direct 3-D Sound-focused attendees to a comprehensive overview on this topical field.” The 134th AES Convention will be held May 4–7 at Rome’s Fontana di Trevi Conference Centre.  

Spatial Sound Track Paper Sessions Include:

• Perception

• Recording & Production

• Spatial Audio – Part 1: Binaural

• Spatial Audio – Part 2: 3-D Microphone and Loudspeaker Systems

• Spatial Audio – Part 3: Ambisonics, WFS

Workshops Include:

• Applications of 3-D Audio in Automotive

• Properties of Auro 3-D Room Signals

• Bernstein and Beethoven in 3-D

• 3-D Audio: Produce the New Dimension


Visit: for a complete list of events. 

For Convention details visit the Preliminary Events Calendar at:




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