Future of Audio Powered by A3E Continues Today

A3E will proudly present two days of case studies and expert panel discussions delving into the development of Advanced Audio + Applications transforming the music industry, production and performance.

Meet leaders in music and audio technology and catch a glimpse of the future of audio. Explore a variety of topics, including transformative music apps, wireless devices, gaming, virtual reality and artificial intelligence.

Saturday, January 21, 2017 - Anaheim Convention Center


Session 7: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM (TEC Tracks area)

A3E Deep Dive Session, P2 Perspective: "Machine Learning in Music: iZotope Neutron"

Every update of our favorite production and mastering software adds new layers of sophisticated machine learning and predictive modeling. While some musicians oppose these advancements, others embrace the creative power and time-saving features. Join A3E in a case study on the development and application of iZotope’s latest release Neutron, and explore its powerful use of Machine Learning for professional mixes of your music in your favorite DAW.

Session 8: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM (TEC Tracks area)

A3E Deep Dive Session, P2 Perspective: "Transformative Applications for the New Music Industry: Fantasy Band"

BlackSleeve Media unveils a “Virtual Music Industry” where songwriters, vocalists, musicians and bands unite to produce hits, and get paid. Meet the Blacksleeve Media team, and hear how they combine new musical collaboration technology and mobile recording with the excitement of fantasy sports, gaming and television to create a truly transformative application for the Internet generation of musicians.

Session 9: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM (TEC Tracks area)

A3E Deep Dive Session, P2 Perspective: "The Future of Game Audio for Virtual Reality"

Video game audio has evolved from beeps and blips to some of the most sophisticated orchestral arrangements and sound design ever to hit a Hollywood dubstage. Now virtual reality opens the door to psycho-acoustic audio journeys that convince your mind it is immersed in a real three-dimensional environment. Meet a panel of leaders shaping the future of game audio, and explore the creative tools and techniques of the trade.

Session 10: 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM (TEC Tracks area)

A3E Deep Dive Session, P2 Perspective: "The Future of Advanced Post Production and Immersive Audio"

The advent of 3-D visual environments pushes the boundaries of advanced audio applications for musicians and audio professionals. When the mind is truly immersed in a virtual environment, the perception and awareness of background music and sound design from a traditional soundtrack are often counter-effective to the experience. Meet the leaders in immersive audio development, and learn about the technology and creative process that will drive the future of post-production.

Session 11: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM (TEC Tracks area)

A3E Deep Dive Session, P2 Perspective: "Wearable Technology for Production and Live Performance"

Wearable technology is fast becoming a powerful tool for both live performance and audience interaction. Engaging your audience and creating a social experience that sets your performances and events apart is more important now than ever before. Wearable technology offers a new visual identity to your music, as well as insight and understanding of your fan base. Attend this A3E session to understand the power of wearable technology and how to begin using it to enhance your music today.

Session 12: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM (TEC Tracks area)

A3E Deep Dive Session, P2 Perspective: "Computer Science Breakthroughs for Musicians: The Music Room"

Each year, advancements in computer science raise the creative bar for musicians and audio professionals. Virtual reality is not only unleashing an array of new opportunities and experiences for musicians to reach new audiences but also an entirely new paradigm of sophisticated multi-dimensional MIDI controllers that will unlock deep musical creativity. Meet the musicians and developers behind the latest technology breakthroughs in VR and computer music.

A3E, the Advanced Audio + Applications Exchange, is a leading industry resource dedicated to the future of advanced audio applications and new music technologies. A3E uniquely targets the audiences of:

• Developers and Programmers of Music and Audio Technologies

• Audio Professionals and Musicians

• Manufacturers of Next-Generation Music and Audio Technologies

Through its portal and industry events, A3E coalesces these three audiences into one complete ecosystem to help shape the future of the audio industry.