The Audio Engineering Society has announced that the 134th AES Convention will be held in Rome, May 4-7, 2013.
Set in the heart of the “Eternal City” at the new Roma Eventi – Fontana di Trevi Conference Centre, the convention will be chaired by Umberto Zanghieri, vice president of the AES Southern Europe Region.
The announcement was made by AES executive director Bob Moses.
Recently opened in the heart of Rome, a stone’s throw from the Quirinale Palace and, its namesake the Trevi Fountain, the modern Roma Eventi – Fontana di Trevi Conference Centre is situated in a neoclassical palace built in 1930.
Designated by Benedict XV as home to the Gregorian University, the Conference Centre covers almost 30,000 square feet, and consists of 15 meeting rooms able to accommodate over 1,000 participants.
The 134th AES Convention will bring together audio engineers from around the world to “Listen, Learn, Connect” and, share the latest knowledge in audio research, development and applications.
This marks the first time an AES Convention will be held in Rome.
The 133rd AES Convention will be held at the Moscone Center in San Francisco, Oct. 26 – 29, 2012.