Category Archives: Future Events

***March Meeting Cancelled***



COVID-19 disruptions strike again.


The AES Melbourne Section meeting for Monday night with Alex Schloessler has unfortunately been cancelled because our speaker, Alex, has had to return urgently to his home base in the Philippines as their borders are about to be closed.


We apologize for the late notice, and for the disruption.
We will advise of future meetings, and other Section activities as they are developed.


Thanks for your understanding.

March 2020 Meeting Notice

***MEETING CANCELLED***

This meeting has been cancelled due to presenter unavailability – explanatory post to follow

The next meeting of the AES Melbourne Section will be held on Monday 16th March 2020 at 7:30pm at The SAE Institute – Lecture Theatre, 235 Normanby Rd South Melbourne (Enter via Woodgate St – directions below).

Alex Schloesser CEO of AS Audio (Singapore) will present on the topic:

3D Audio

In Recording Production & Reproduction

Alex will provide an introduction into 3D Audio Recording, Production and Reproduction possibilities. Attendees will get an understanding of which recording options are available and how they impact the result of their work

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February Meeting Notice


The next meeting of the AES Melbourne Section will be on Monday 24th February.

It will be a presentation and tour at

Collarts Wellington St Facilities

The Australian College of the Arts Pty Ltd. (Collarts) is a pre-eminent provider of industry-based tertiary learning for audio and media production and related industries to both Degree and diploma – level qualifications.

As well as the main facility at Wellington Street in Collingwood, Collarts also has a separate design campus in Cromwell St Collingwood, another common campus in George St Fitzroy, and a performance and production campus in Brunswick St Fitzroy.

Head of Audio Production, Jason Torrens will introduce us to the various course streams of the Audio Engineering degree covering desired outcomes, industry liaison and the support tools used, then provide a guided tour of the facilities and equipment used from live sound, recording studios and post production. 

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2020 Meeting Calendar

The Section Committee is working assiduously on the meeting calendar for the 2020 year.

The first meeting of 2020 is expected to be in February, and will probably be a facility tour, as usual.

Expect more news on this early in the new year.

Meeting Notice: December 2019


The next meeting of the AES Melbourne Section will be held on Monday December 9th 2019 at 7:30pm at
The SAE Institute – Lecture Theatre, 235 Normanby Rd South Melbourne (directions below).

Associate Professor Neil McLachlan of the Melbourne School of Psychological Sciences will present on the topic:

Sound and Emotion

This talk will outline a new neuro-biological understanding of how hearing works. It will show how many auditory functions generally believed to involve complex neural processes in the human neo-cortex, are actually shared with primitive animals, and so involve ancient and relatively simple brain networks.

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