Shelley Ann McCarthy Buckingham
Limerick Institute of Techology
Shelley Ann is a postgraduate research student in Limerick Institute of Technology, Ireland currently partaking in a research masters with the Department of Social Science and the Department of Creative Technologies. Her 4th year thesis, entitled 'Factors Contributing to Gender Imbalance in the Audio Industry' was published with AES and won the award for 'Best Technical Paper', which showed a difference in the willingness to help upcoming individuals in audio, depending on gender. Shelley Ann is currently involved in the music industry, with music labels, festivals and artists, alongside education.