If you’re interested in the academic, scientific or artistic side of music/audio technology you might be interested in checking out this list of academic institutions and symposiums. Please feel free to drop me a line if you know of additional links that should be on the page.

University Departments


  • NIME // New Interfaces for Musical Expression
  • ISEA // International Symposium of Electronic Art
  • ARS // Ars Electronica
  • SMC // Sound and Music Computing
  • NAMM // National Association of Music Merchants
  • MTF // Music Tech Fest
  • WAC // Web Audio Conference