From AudioMedianternatinal.com out of the UK:
AES has revealed more info on this year’s programme of special events and professional presentations at the 139th International Convention from 29 October – 1 November at the Jacob Javits Center in New York City,
On the first day of the Convention the AES will hold its opening ceremonies featuring presentations by AES 139th convention chairs Jim Anderson and Paul Gallo, AES president Andres Mayo, executive director Bob Moses, and the AES awards committee. The opening ceremonies will be capped off by the keynote address from Oculus chief scientist Michael Abrash.
The activities continue with a Platinum Latin producers and engineers panel hosted by Andres Mayo, as well as “Producing across generations: New challenges, new solutions – Making records for next to nothing in the 21st century,” moderated by Jesse Lauter, which takes a candid look at the business of maximising modern production contracts and budgetary considerations.