International Year of Sound 2020

Event Calendar

The Year of Sound will be celebrated with events originating at the regional, the national, and the international levels.


20 - 25 August 2019Japan

Week of Sound in Japan

This event is comprised of a series of individual events. The detail is as follows:
1) Summer vacation family event – make your own musical instrument and
your own sound-
Date: Aug. 20, Place: Toshiba science museum, Kawasaki, cosponsored by the Japan Society of Mechanical Engineers.

2) Public seminar “How to make a high-reality audio widely available”
Date: Aug. 23, Place: The Institut français Japan – Tokyo/ Espace images,
cosponsored by Ultra-Realistic Communications Forum, Japan.

3) Meeting for study on musical acoustics and high-reality audio
Date: Aug. 24, Place: WOWOW broadcasting center, Tokyo, cooperation with WOWOW.

4) Science School of Sound – Let’s make smartphone stand having acoustic horn! –
Date: Aug. 25, Place: National Museum of Nature and Science, Tokyo cosponsored by National Museum of Nature and Science, Tokyo.

Location: Tokyo and Kawasaki, Japan

Organisation Responsible: Acoustical Society of Japan

Contact: Akio Ando, at


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