New York, NY, —
The AES has announced Meyer Sound’s Director of System Optimization,
Bob McCarthy, as the keynote speaker for the 59th International AES
Conference at McGill University in Montreal, Canada, taking place July
15-17, 2015, with an emphasis on Sound Reinforcement Engineering and
Technology. Known as an international authority on sound system design
and optimization, McCarthy is also an educator and published author. His
keynote speech, “Sound Systems Tuning and Optimization Made Simple and Affordable,” will take place on the first day of the Conference, Wednesday, July 15, at 2:00 PM.
has been a pivotal figure in the development of all three generations
of Meyer’s Source Independent Measurement system (SIM) and a leading
educator in sound system measurement and tuning. McCarthy's book, Sound Systems: Design and Optimization
(Focal Press), is considered a definitive work in the field. McCarthy
has designed countless systems around the world of all scales and types
and has optimized systems for many of the most prestigious designers,
including more than 10 Cirque du Soleil productions and seven
productions of Wicked.
"Bob McCarthy's keynote
presentation should not be missed by anyone who strives for excellence
in live sound reinforcement," says Professor Wieslaw Woszczyk of McGill
University, co-chair of the 59th AES Conference.
For the latest information, Program details, and Registration for the AES 59th International Conference, visit http://www.aes.org/conferences/59/.