“ALMA is The Source of standards, news, networking, and education for technical and business professionals in the acoustics, audio, and loudspeaker industry.”
ALMA’s Bylaws are written and enacted by the Board of Directors with the input of the general membership. ALMA belongs to our members.
ALMA’s Board of Directors completed the task of updating the Association Bylaws in July of 2014. They are open for review and comment by our membership.
For a complete copy of ALMA’s bylaws, as adopted in December, 2017 please click the PDF link at the top of the page
What is ALMA?
ALMA- The Association of Loudspeaker Manufacturing and Acoustics International
is a not for profit trade association. ALMA is the only international trade association dedicated to improving the design and manufacture of loudspeakers and related technologies. Our membership is comprised of loudspeaker and audio designers and manufacturers as well as suppliers of test and measurement equipment and other products, consultants and other service providers to the loudspeaker and audio industry. Individuals, companies, academic institutions, students, and educators, participating in the loudspeaker industry are encouraged to join. ALMA enjoys and welcomes a global membership. The organization was founded in 1961 as “The American Loudspeaker Manufacturers Association”. In 2001, ALMA changed to “Association of Loudspeaker Manufacturing and Acoustics International” to reflect a global reach and to embrace a more diverse membership.