International Convention Streamcast in Central European Time

MAY 25 - 28, 2021



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About the AES Show Spring 2021 International Convention

In an isolated world, it’s more important than ever to stay on top of technology and in contact with colleagues. Whether you are an end user, researcher, educator or student, whether your interests include Studio Recording, Live Sound, Networked Audio, Broadcast & Streaming, Music Production, Post Production, Game Audio, Spatial Sound, Audio for AR/VR/XR and Product Development, the comprehensive Technical Program of the AES Show Spring 2021 International Convention is a single source solution to staying informed and staying in touch, available where you live and work.

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Proposed topics are:

Acoustics of music rooms

Acoustics of smaller rooms
Acoustics of large performance or rehearsal spaces
Room acoustic solutions and materials
Sound isolation related to music as a source

Audio Applications and Technologies

Audio in education
Audio for mobile and handheld devices
Auditory display and sonification
Automotive audio
Digital broadcasting
Forensic audio
Interactive sound
Networked, Internet, and remote audio
New audio interfaces
Web 2.0 technologies

Audio Content Management

Archiving and restoration
Audio and music information retrieval
Audio formats
Automatic content description
Digital libraries

Audio Processing

Analysis and synthesis of sound
Audio coding and compression
Audio effects
Auditory scene analysis
High resolution audio
Machine listening
Music and speech signal processing

Audio Equipment

Electronic instrument design & applications
Instrumentation and measurement
Interaction of transducers and the room
Loudspeakers and headphones
Microphones, converters, and amplifiers
Musical instrument design
Protocols and data formats
Wireless and wearable audio

Immersive Audio

Audio for virtual/augmented reality environments
Evaluation of spatial audio
Game Audio
Impact of room acoustics on immersive audio
Multichannel and spatial audio
Sound design/acoustic simulation of immersive audio environments
Spatial audio applications


Audio perception
Audio quality
Hearing loss, protection, and enhancement
Listening tests and evaluation
Room acoustics and perception
Speech intelligibility

Recording, Production, and Reproduction

Electronic dance music
Live event and stage audio
Mixing, remixing, and mastering
Sound design and reinforcement
Studio recording techniques

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Registration Now Open!

The AES Show Spring 2021 International Convention will be a fully online and interactive event, May 25 - 28, 2021.
Please choose from one of the registration options below.
Participation instructions will be sent after registration.
AES Student Member Pass
Early Bird Rate until 11pm April 26./ Per year
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Increases to $99 from April 27
Access to the AES Show Spring Livestream
Access to On-Demand after the event
Early Bird AES Member Pass
AES Members-only. Early Bird rate ends 11pm April 26./ Per year
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Rises to $139 from April 27.
Access to the AES Show Spring Livestream
Access to On-Demand after the event
Early Bird Non-Member pass
Early Bird Ends 11pm April 26./ Per year
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Rises to $264 from April 27.
Includes Annual AES Membership.
Access to the AES Show Spring Livestream
Access to On-Demand after the event

Registration for Authors

Papers may be submitted by a single author or group of authors. For each paper, a single ``presenting author`` is designated on the paper submission website - usually the person who will present the paper at the Conference. The presenting authors for each paper will be required to pay a Presenting Author Fee at the following applicable rate:
• AES Members: $139*
• Non AES Members: $264*
• Student AES Members: $99*

* presenting Authors: Please do not register! You will receive an invoice from AES

Press Registration

As representatives of the press, we would like to give you the opportunity to report first-hand on current topics in the professional audio industry. For this purpose, you as a journalist or editor have the opportunity to attend our Convention free of charge.
Press Badges are limited to individuals working for publications and media outlets deemed relevant to the industry by the AES.

If you are interested in participation to the AES Show Spring 2021 International Convention we would like to ask you to send an email to with your press credentials and information on the medium for which reporting is planned. Accreditation is granted exclusively for the purpose of journalistic reporting.

The AES reserves the right to further review proof of journalistic activity, even if a press card is presented.
The AES reserves the right to refuse or revoke credentials at any time.

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