Digital Audio technology is evolving and advancing at a rapid pace. Make sure your knowledge on digital audio networking and digital communications options is up-to-date by joining us for AudioNetworking@TheStar. You will have the opportunity to learn first-hand from industry experts and gain an understanding of the benefits that these technologies bring to live sound, installed sound, music and broadcasting.
Register for AudioNetworking@TheStar for a full day packed with the latest trends and information about the digital audio ecosystem.

We are bringing together some of the top players in digital audio to pass on their knowledge.

Ben Wong
Director of Sales
(Asia Pacific)

Ben Wong is Director of Sales (Asia Pacific) at Audinate, with responsibility for sales account management and business development for Audio over IP Networking solution (Dante®) in Asia Pacific. He has over 27 years career in Electronic and Semiconductor industry and served OEM and ODM in Asia Pacific. Prior to joining Audinate, he worked to lead a team of Regional Product Marketing and Application Engineering at Lantiq, Infineon, Siemens, Motorola for FTTx, xDSL & VoIP markets. He also held a Global Product Marketing and Sales Key Account Management position at GP Batteries. Ben holds a BEng (Hons) and a MSc Degree in Electronic Engineering from Hong Kong Polytechnic University and has completed the Global Management Program from Babson College Massachusetts.

1. Dante Overview
This 30- 45 minute presentation will go over the history of Audinate and many important aspects of Dante and how it became the audio networking standard it is today.

2. Dante Certification and Training Level 1
This is for people that are new to Dante, and are looking for the basic foundation to get started, Audinate will be offering an Introduction to Dante (Dante Certification Level 1) This session will cover audio networking fundamentals, basic networking concepts, creating a small-scale Dante network, and using Dante Controller and Dante Virtual Soundcard..
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Hans Chia
Regional Sales Manager
South Asia Pacific

Hans has 14 years of experience in the live sound and theatre field. With a background in electronics engineering, his interest in electroacoustic started him working as an audio freelancer with leading PRO AV rental companies in Singapore. After which, he progressed to working in various performing arts centers as the head of audio in NUS University Cultural Centre and The Star Performing Arts Centre. He has accumulated vast experience in managing large space performing arts center environments and understands the need for high quality audio system and production intercom system.

Intercom Over Networks
Intercom plays a critical role in the success of productions of any scale. Without it, your production or program could potentially come to a halt as the staff is unable to coordinate and communicate efficiently. Regardless of the type of audio network backbone you have implemented for your facility, intercom may be a component of that network. In this session, you will learn the different possible deployment and sample applications of intercom over the various networking options.
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Reuben Ong
Head of Audio Department
The Star Performing Arts Centre

Reuben Ong is Technical Supervisor for Audio at The Star Performing Arts Centre since 2013. Reuben has a Bachelors in Social Science (Psychology) & Business Management (Marketing) Magna Cum Laude, Psychology & Marketing 2006 to 2010 from Singapore Management University. His tenure at The Star has placed him in a leadership position ensuring pro audio solutions applied are cutting edge while practical.

Audio & Intercom Networking For Performing Arts Centres (Lunch Keynote)
The creation of Performing Arts centres in Asia is on the ascent. A demanding, complex structure of audio communication is at the core and intercoms play a critical part. Reuben will discuss the latest audio & intercom technologies and innovations for Performing Arts Centres. The goal is to provide you a tool box of solutions and a road map for your own applications.
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Adwin Lin Wenyao
Sales & Technical Support for Pro-Audio
Audio-Technica (S.E.A.) Pte Ltd

Adwin Lin is an audio & music enthusiast who has explored a wide range of applications throughout his career.Starting with recording studios, working through live & location sound, outdoor broadcast, post production, AV sales & later on specializing in system designing in the AV.IT industry. Adwin now makes home in Audio Technica with an emphasis on capturing audio at its best. Since 2010, education to the market on systems & integration has been a key focus for Adwin.

Discover Dante microphones
Bridging the gap between audio & IT, Audio Technica presents this seminar to discover the simplicity of Dante Microphones. Transmitting audio & control data together over Audinate’s Dante™ network protocol, microphone managing now isn’t a hassle. Flexible distribution of low latency digital audio over the network solves obstacles of the analogue world. Find out the basics of networked microphones & how to apply them. Utilizing microphones has never been so creative.
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Thank you to all our partners who are making this day of education possible.

The Star Loft
The Star Performing Arts Centre
1 Vista Exchange Green, #04-01,

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