NAB Show has announced the winners of the fifth annual Product of the Year Awards, recognizing some of the most significant and promising new products and technologies exhibited at the 2023 NAB Show in the Create, Connect and Capitalize categories. Winners were selected by a panel of industry experts in 15 categories. To be eligible, nominated products had to be submitted by companies exhibiting at the NAB Show and be available for delivery within the 2023 calendar year. Winners in the Radio category include: DTS and Xperi’s DTS AutoStage Broadcaster Portal; Nautel’s VX Series; Gaian Solution’s Vani HD Radio Network over ATSC 3.0; Telos Alliance’s IP-Screener; Radio.Cloud’s Live Studio and Tieline’s MPX II Codec. FUJIFILM won Best Overall in the Create category; ABonAir Ltd. in the Connect category and MediaKind in the Capitalize category. NAB says preliminary registered attendance for this year’s NAB Show was 65,013. International attendees accounted for more than 17,000 of those who attended from 166 countries. More than 1,200 companies exhibited. NAB has announced that next year’s show will be held April 13-17, 2024, in Las Vegas.
Audio Engineering Society (AES) of Toronto will host an industry event discussing diversity in audio on Tuesday, April 25. Join professionals from many areas of audio, product sales and development, music production, live sound, post production, and game audio talking about the progress in diversity initiatives, as well as talk about trajectories. They’ll also offer advice to upcoming members of the community. Learn more here.