Michael Silbergleid

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Iconic Electronic Music Pioneer and Technologist Thomas Dolby to Keynote AES New York Convention

— Thomas Dolby’s AES Opening Ceremonies Keynote address “The Conscious Sound Byte” will focus on next-generation sound technologies, in particular adaptive/non-linear music and audio for games, VR/AR, “hearables” and other new media platforms — New York, NY, August 13, 2018 — The Audio Engineering Society is delighted to announce that Thomas Dolby will deliver the […]  More

2018 AES International Conference on Audio for Virtual and Augmented Reality Gathers Industry Leaders

— Keynote speakers to include experts from Magic Leap, Facebook Reality Labs, and Microsoft Research Labs Redmond — New York, NY, July 30, 2018 — The Audio Engineering Society is pleased to announce the second International Conference on Audio for Virtual and Augmented Reality, taking place August 20-22, 2018, at the DigiPen Institute of Technology, […]  More

AES New York 2018 Exhibition Floor Events Offer Practical Training

— Alongside its flagship technical program, the 145th International AES Convention offers all attendees three days of gear exhibition and pro audio presentations covering live sound, recording, broadcast and beyond — New York, NY, July 25, 2018 — Audio Engineering Society conventions connect audio engineers, producers, artists, and enthusiasts with the latest research and information, […]  More

‘Amazing Race,’ ‘Deadliest Catch’ Audio Teams Detail Challenges in Capturing Sound

Variety.com reports that the familiar phrase “We can fix it in post” covers a multitude of headaches that might arise during production. But reality-TV series like Discovery’s “Deadliest Catch” and CBS’ “The Amazing Race” don’t have that luxury, particularly when dealing with sound recording. As “Deadliest Catch” exec producer R. Decker Watson says, “We need […]  More

Five Findings for Commissioning AES67 in Your Plant

TVTechnology.com reports that by now, you’ve heard that AES67 is part of the SMPTE 2110-30 standard and that all the major IP audio vendors offer this audio transport standard as part of their system. The AES67 format will be useful for streaming audio between the control room and the master control and there’s good reason […]  More

Audio Engineering Society Announces Executive Director Transition

— AES Executive Director Bob Moses hands over the reins; Financial Planning Officer Bill Foster appointed as Interim Executive Director — New York, NY, June 25, 2018 — After six-and-a-half years of service as the Audio Engineering Society’s Executive Director, Bob Moses has elected to leave his position, effective July 1, 2018. “I’m proud of […]  More

Why Dolby Atmos is the best audio technology yet

Dolby Atmos was designed to provide incredible surround sound on any device. At long last, the technology is coming of age. What is Dolby Atmos? It’s a kind of surround sound that is super immersive. What platforms support Dolby Atmos? Many home sound systems, Samsung Galaxy phones, Xbox consoles, and more. Does Apple TV 4K support Dolby […]  More

AES International Conference on Music Induced Hearing Disorders Set for June 20-22 in Chicago

New York, NY, June 1, 2018 — The Audio Engineering Society (AES) International Conference on Music Induced Hearing Disorders (MIHD) will take place this month, June 20-22, 2018, at Columbia College in downtown Chicago. The conference will feature a wide range of presentations, academic papers and panel discussions focused on the latest strategies and technologies […]  More