There’s never been a better time to join the Audio Engineering Society, with new
Member Benefits including full access to the AES E-Library, exclusive discounts and
services, and the status of membership in the world’s premier professional audio
organization. Join or Renew membership with the AES before September 1 to take
advantage of current pricing while gaining instant access to the world’s largest
collective of audio industry resources, as well as significant savings on attending
the upcoming AES Los Angeles Convention, taking place Thursday, September 29 –
Sunday, October 2, 2016, at the Los Angeles Convention Centre.

As the driving force behind many ground-breaking audio innovations over the past
six decades, the Audio Engineering Society remains at the forefront of science and
practice across the full range of professional audio disciplines. From the pioneering
days of pro audio in the 1950’s, to present developments in networked and spatial
audio, virtual and augmented reality, streaming, signal processing, and the latest
recording and production technologies and techniques, the AES offers an incredible
legacy of information in its E-Library. This online, searchable repository contains
every paper, AES Standard, and Electronic Brief ever published, and is free to all
membership types – Members, Associate Members and Student Members. Combined
with deep discounts on AES events, access to the growing library of streaming
videos featuring industry leaders on a variety of topics, eligibility for AES awards,
and full participation in the global community of audio professionals, AES
Membership is a no-nonsense way to invest in yourself and the industry like never

A modest increase in membership dues – which have remained the same for over a
decade – will begin September 1, 2016. New members can sign up, and existing
members can renew, at the current rates for the month of August. Multiple years of
membership, up to five, can be purchased now at the lower rate.

To join or renew an Audio Engineering Society membership, visit

As of September 1, 2016, annual dues for AES Members/Associate Members will be
$125. Annual dues for AES Student Members will be $50.