The Audio Engineering Society is the only professional society devoted exclusively to audio technology.
Founded in the United States in 1948, the AES has grown to become an international organization that unites audio engineers,
creative artists, scientists and students worldwide by promoting advances in audio and disseminating new knowledge and research.
NAMM, the National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM), established in 1901, is the not-for-profit association that strengthens
the $17 billion global music, sound and event technology products industry. Our association and our trade shows serve as the crossroads
for professionals wanting to seek out the newest innovations in music, recording technology, sound, stage and lighting products. .