Session 1: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
A3E Opening Keynote: "The Future of Audio: The Global Impact Of Disruptive Music Technology"
Technology has completely revolutionized the recording industry. Mobile devices and their sophisticated production and distribution apps have democratized the music industry into a new playing field, with new benchmarks for the success of an artist, and new standards for the recording process. A3E invites you to explore The Future Of Audio with luminaries whose vision for game changing technology has no fear of disrupting tradition in the quest to revolutionize the music industry for an emerging generation. Don't miss the talk that will help shape the years ahead for your business model, and the profound global impact it will have on the NAMM community.
Session 2: 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
A3E Architects of Audio™ Series - AoA 1: "Explore the Powerful Future of iOS Music Technology"
Will the iPad Pro usher in a new era for mobile music technology? With a powerhouse processor and more screen real estate, the iOS DAW is poised to take some enormous strides in the coming year. Whether you are an iOS developer or a mobile musician, this session will explore the latest trends on the horizon.
Session 3: 2:00 AM - 3:00 PM
A3E Deep Dive™ Session - DD1: "Futuristic Control Surfaces: The Multidimensional Realm of Next Generation Instruments"
As artists of the social media era, it is critical to have a unique sound and style in order to separate yourself from the masses. Touchscreen Instruments, Multi-Dimensional Controllers, and Gesture Control may be unconventional to the traditional musician, but to the new generation of performers these forward thinking products will unleash their creativity and define the next decade of music. Meet the leaders and explore the future of next-generation instruments for studio production and live performance.
Session 4: 3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
A3E Architects of Audio™ Series - AoA 2: "Harnessing The Cloud For Music Production and Collaboration"
Cloud integration has become a critical component of music and audio applications. Whether it is used to seamlessly integrate an ecosystem of applications, transfer files between facilities, produce music in the web platform, or connect artists to record in realtime anywhere on the globe, cloud technology is the future of audio. This session will dig deep into the latest technology available, and how it is best put to use in your work.
Session 5: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
A3E Deep Dive™ Session - DD2: "New Technology In Traditional Instruments"
A panel of industry leaders will focus on the movement toward integrating high tech tools and processing such as USB ports, built in Autotune systems, Bluetooth 4, On-board Pickup/Tone Modelling, Wireless MIDI, Hexaphonic Pickups, DSP, Touchscreen Integration, etc. This session will prepare your sales, marketing, and engineering staff with a look at what is ahead, and how to market these high-tech instruments effectively to your customers.
Session 6: 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
A3E Architects of Audio™ Series - AoA 3: "Google Powered Audio: The Web Platform & Android OS"
Android and Audio for the Web Platform are emerging as two major opportunities for growth in audio production. Android users make up the majority of mobile device owners, and the past year has seen tremendous strides in low latency and increased product development. Meet the industry giants who conquered the challenges of the Android OS and Web Platform, and explore the opportunities ahead if you make your audio apps “cross platform.”