AES UK to host #HeForShe gender equality in audio panel next week

The British Section of the Audio Engineering Society (AES) is holding a free event next week at the University of York in support of the HeForShe UN Women Solidarity Movement for Gender Equality.

#HeforShe: Gender Equality and the Audio Industries will feature a panel session chaired by Dr Mariana Lopez (chair of AES UK; lecturer in Sound Production and Post Production, University of York), under the banner of the #HeforShe United Nations Campaign.

Speakers will include Dr Jude Brereton (senior lecturer in Audio and Music Technology, University of York), Kat Young (PhD researcher, University of York), Dr Liz Dobson (senior lecturer in Music Technology, University of Huddersfield) Emmanuel Vaas (senior lecturer in Professional Studies and Music Business; international pianist) and Barkley McKay (touring and session musician, tutor).

The event will take place on Thursday 22 February 2018 from 18:30 – 20:00 GMT at the University of York’s Department of Theatre, Film and Television.

Those looking to attend can get more information and register here: