ISA2018 – Submit your case now!

From today on to 31st May, 2018, the INTERNATIONAL SOUND AWARDS 2018 are open for entries.

Make the world sound better!

According to this motto and for the second time, the Audio Branding Academy awards and promotes the best and most innovative cases from the fields of Sound and Music Technology. The intention of the Awards is to give all players from these fields a platform – from audio service providers to audio hardware/software developers to sound artists and beyond.
We’re looking forward to your submission!

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Coming next: ISA2018

We are proud to announce the second edition of the International Sound Awards. On 20th September 2018 the best and most innovative sound concepts and sound solutions will be honored with the ISA2018 @ Reeperbahn Festival in Hamburg (Germany).

Key Dates

March 15: Open for submission (submission details will be announced on March 15th)
May 31: Submission deadline
September 20: ISA2018 Award Show @ Reeperbahn Festival

ISA2018 Categories
Corporate Communications

• Ambient Sound • Audio Dialogue • Audio Marketing • Audio Branding

Research & Development

• Acoustic Product Sound Design • Digital Product Sound Design 
• Voice & Language
 • Sound Start-up

Life & Society

• Soundscapes • Health • Universal Design • Social & Culture • Silence

Aural Architecture
Sound Art

ABS accreditation committee 2018

Welcome the new accreditation committee of the Audio Branding Society for 2018:

  • Cedric Engels (Roundhouse, Belgium)
  • Daniel Jackson (CORD Worldwide, UK)
  • John Groves (GROVES Sound Communications, Germany)

Accreditation Procedure
Only audio branding agencies can be accredited for society membership. The admission criteria for the peer-reviewed accreditation of Society members are strict and rigorous and therefore authenticate members’ expertise.
The Audio Branding Society fulfills its function as an excellent branch overview and provides companies with the opportunity to search for suitable audio branding agencies by different selection criteria.


Benefits for Members

  • After successful accreditation, society members are allowed to use the society badge in their communication activities.
  • Accreditation authenticates members’ expertise and is a competitive edge over non-members.
  • Agency profiles of society members are published in the publicly accessible member database and in the Audio Branding Yearbook.
  • Membership qualifies agencies for participation in the annual Audio Branding Summits where industry internal topics are discussed.

Learn more about the Audio Branding Society here

International Sound Awards Yearbook 2017

Under the motto “Make the world sound better!”, the International Sound Awards honour the world’s best and most innovative sound concepts and sound solutions from the areas Corporate Communciations, Research & Development, Product, Life & Society, Aural Architecture and Sound Art. In the International Sound Awards Yearbook 2017 you will find all “Better Sound” case studies and winners of the International Sound Awards 2017, an overview of the award jury and a list of Audio Branding Societies’ members.

Read online or order a printed copy.