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An International Attraction for Audio Professionals

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Integrating high-end education for live sound, recording and audio for the performing arts

AES@NAMM is a unique format for the Society's West Coast presence. Attendees of The NAMM Show who make the added investment to participate in AES@NAMM will have access to:   

A rich and varied program – A wide range of education sessions and academy trainings that meet the needs of a broad cross-section of active professionals, including audio engineers, sound reinforcement technicians, system operators, recording professionals audio equipment specialists and other associated practitioners.

Certification – Academy trainees will receive a Certificate of Attendance to confirm their participation and training in education sessions.

Manufacturer-based product exploration – In order to leverage direct exposure, each hands-on session includes assembling and system setup across multiple premium manufacturers of contemporary Live Sound Consoles, Studio Digital Audio Workstations and Line Array Loudspeakers.

Timely training in an ideal location – The NAMM Show is an international attraction and Southern California is home to some of the most recognized performance venues in the world, from Disney to Hollywood, placing participants right in the heart of this business mecca and at a show that attracts over 100,000 attendees each year, during the time of year when most audio professionals have the time for professional development.

We are confident a growing number of attendees will want to experience exciting new AES educational opportunities, audition new audio products, and grow their professional networks to include some friendly audio pros through AES at NAMM.

Alex Case, president of AES


Best-in-class educational options for live sound, recording and audio for the performing arts


Main Stage

Presentations, workshops and practical demonstrations with attendance certification for a limited number of manufacturers

 Live Mixing Console Academy

Controlled group sessions with demonstrations on a selection of live consoles, highlighting orientation, features and use

Line Array Loudspeaker System Academy

Hands-on suspension and configuration demonstrations across six manufacturers' speaker lines

The Studios: DAW Academy

Demonstrations, education and training on studio and post-production gear, mastery and marketplace

Schedule Coming Soon

The session schedule for AES@NAMM will be available soon. However, you can purchase your AES@NAMM Access Pass now if you desire, when registering for The NAMM Show. Those who register for The NAMM Show but wait to secure the AES@NAMM Access Pass, will be notified when the full schedule is available.



Exhibit halls dedicated to the needs of the event technology community


Audio is everywhere, and it's a growing part of NAMM. And, when it comes to professional audio, attendees and exhibitors alike want to know more and sound better; they're singing our song."

Alex Case, the president of AES

About the Audio Engineering Society 

The Audio Engineering Society was formed in 1948 and now counts over 12,000 members throughout the U.S., Latin America, Europe, Japan and the Far East. The organization serves as the pivotal force in the exchange and dissemination of technical information for the industry. Currently, its members are affiliated with more than 75 AES professional sections and more than 95 AES student sections around the world. Section activities may include guest speakers, technical tours, demonstrations and social functions. Through local AES section events, members experience valuable opportunities for professional networking and personal growth. For additional information visit and our social media sites.