Alain Drouot is a member of the Board of Directors of the Jazz Institute of Chicago (JIC), an organization whose mission is to promote jazz in all its forms. He is also the chair of the JIC's Marketing & Communication committee and the editor of the JazzGram, the JIC's newsletter. Alain has also a weekly radio program on WNUR-FM, Northwestern University radio station. Finally, he is the Chicago correspondent of the magazine Cadence and contributes to various publications, including Downbeat, Clavier, and the All Music Guide.
Alain Drouot is a consultant for Chicago Calling.