New York, NY (May 11, 2016)—While the Audio Engineering Society has its Paris convention right around the corner in early June, it has already started looking ahead to the U.S. counterpart: The 141st International Convention, which will return to the Los Angeles Convention Center, Thursday, September 29 through Sunday, October 2, 2016, with the Exhibition running Thursday, September 29–Saturday, October 1.
The AES’s previous L.A. Convention in 2014 brought attendees both an extensive Tech Program and Exhibition area, setting West Coast attendance records and drawing acclaim from attendees, exhibitors and presenters, alike.
With that in mind, Convention co-chairs Michael MacDonald and Valerie Tyler have announced committee members for the content-focused Tracks and other popular aspects of AES Conventions, including Tech Tours, Student Events, and more, for the 141st Convention.
Committee members for the AES L.A. Convention are:
Broadcast and Streaming Media: Chair, David Bialik
Education: Chair, Kyle Snyder
Facilities: Chair, David Scheirman; Vice Chair, Luke Huapaya
Game Audio: Co-chairs, Steve Martz and Michael Kelly
Historical Events: Chair, Mark Gander
Networked Audio: Chair, Bob Lee
Papers: Co-chairs, Brett Leonard and Robert Maher
Product Development: Chair, Scott Leslie
Recording and Production: Co-chairs, Jim Kaiser and Michael Romanowski
Sound Reinforcement: Co-Chairs, Paul Chavez and Jonathan Laney
Special Events: Chair, Scott Esterson
Student Events: Co-chairs, Zach Bloomstein and Magdalena Plewa
Tech Tours: Chair, Jessica Livingston
Workshops: Chair, Mike Wells
Tutorials & Master Classes: Chair, Greg Riggs
“Including many familiar faces from the team behind the highly-successful 2014 AES Convention in L.A., we have once again assembled a team well-suited, in each of their disciplines, to oversee the 141st Convention,” said returning AES Convention co-chair Michael MacDonald.
“With the momentum that was developed with our last L.A. Convention, as well as other recent AES Conventions and Conferences around the world, we are poised to build upon, and enhance, some of our already popular mainstays at the show, as well as add some new opportunities for attendees. We’ve set the course, and look forward to seeing everyone in September!”
AES 141st International Convention