MQA will be heading back to Austin, 12-16 March, for the SXSW annual music festival and conference. 

CEO Mike Jbara is taking part in the panel “Sweet Streams: live audio streaming” with the discussion moderated by Angel Gambino, founder of, alongside Ruth Barlow, Director of Live at Beggars Group and’s founder Brad Serling. The session takes place at the Convention Center on Wednesday 14 March at 3.30pm.

As part of the Department for International Trade (DIT) delegation, the MQA team will also be offering MQA listening demos at the DIT stand in the Convention Center on Tuesday 13 March between 2–6pm.

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"I have spent many hours with Bob, listening to original recordings and being constantly amazed by the incredible sense of space and clarity brought by MQA."

Morten Lindberg, Producer and Grammy multi-nominee

"We have done many blind comparisons of my original high-resolution masters with and without the MQA process. MQA is the consistent winner."

Alan Silverman, Mastering Engineer

"Digital music has given users the ability to hold “a thousand songs in their pocket” for over a decade. But that convenience came at the sacrifice of quality. MQA gives the user the ability to keep the convenience of a large library in their pocket, without sacrificing the quality of the music."

Pioneer, on their new XDP-100R digital audio player

MQA are proud to have already received a range of awards and accolades.

Innovation Award

Innovation Award at the International Hi-Fi Press event at Rocky Mountain Audio Fest 2015

Most Exciting Ideas in Tech

MQA Inventor Bob Stuart was named as one of Stuff’s innovators of 2015.

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Lifetime Achievement Award

MQA creator Bob Stuart received the CEDIA 2015 Lifetime Achievement Award