International Year of Sound 2020-2021

Event Calendar

The Year of Sound will be celebrated with events originating at the regional, the national, and the international levels. Here we list all events that have an acoustical outreach component in line with the goals of the Year of Sound.

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9 April 2021 Italy

Waiting for Matera … 10

Waiting for the 47th National Conference, AIA proposes “Waiting for Matera …” an interesting cycle of free educational seminars, in webinar mode. This webinar cycle is one of the initiatives of the International Year of Sound 2020-2021. The program includes 12 events (6 in autumn and 6 in spring) which will be held on some […]

13 - 16 April 2021 Poland

XXIV Conference on Acoustic and Biomedical Engineering [rescheduled from 31 March - 3 April 2020 and 27-30 October 2020]

The annual conference gives an opportunity to present latest research and exchange of experiences scientists from various research centers of Poland dealing with acoustics and biomedical engineering. The technical program included plenary lectures, invited, contributed and poster papers. The special session will be organized to celebrate the International Year of Sound 2020. An important event […]

23 April 2021 Italy

Waiting for Matera … 11

Waiting for the 47th National Conference, AIA proposes “Waiting for Matera …” an interesting cycle of free educational seminars, in webinar mode. This webinar cycle is one of the initiatives of the International Year of Sound 2020-2021. The program includes 12 events (6 in autumn and 6 in spring) which will be held on some […]

26 - 30 April 2021 Italy

Sounds of life / Life of sounds [rescheduled from 26-30 October 2020]

On the occasion of the IYS the Acoustic Research Group of the Politecnico di Bari will organize a number of popular initiatives to promote the culture and the importance of sound in the society and in our life (the “Sounds of life” thread), as well as the knowledge of the way sound propagates and interacts […]

26 - 28 April 2021 Brazil

International Noise Awareness Day (INAD) – Brazilian Branch

The Brazilian Branch of the International Noise Awareness Day (INAD) will carry out virtual activities on Instagram and Facebook to raise awareness about sound and its role in our daily lives. This year INAD’s theme is “Protect Your Hearing, Protect Your Health!

26 April - 2 May 2021 Spain

WEEK WITHOUT NOISE (SSS21)

The Noise Free Week, every year, promotes initiatives about the prevention of noise pollution, such as environmental awareness and education, to give visibility to management and control tools as well as promoting the colaboration between administrations with different responsibilities and competencies in the matter, to optimize resources, and to be able to offer a faster […]

27 - 29 April 2021 Peru

Protect your hearing. Protect your health

Under the slogan “Protect your hearing. Protect your health”, the Acoustical and Vibroacoustical Institute of Peru (INPAVAC), will commemorate for the first time in Peru the International Noise Awareness Day promoted by an acoustics association. INPAVAC is organizing a series of activities that, unfortunately due to social isolation as a result of the COVID pandemic, […]

3 - 5 May 2021 Norway

The Baltic-Nordic Acoustics Meeting BNAM 2021 [rescheduled from 3-6 May 2020]

BNAM is the biennial Baltic-Nordic Acoustics Meeting (BNAM), organised by one of the national member societies of the Nordic Acoustics Association (NAA) on behalf of the NAA. In 2021, the conference takes place in Oslo, Norway on 3-5 May at the Clarion Hotel Oslo. The conference programme consists of key-note lectures, invited and contributed papers […]

7 May 2021 Italy

Waiting for Matera … 12

Waiting for the 47th National Conference, AIA proposes “Waiting for Matera …” an interesting cycle of free educational seminars, in webinar mode. This webinar cycle is one of the initiatives of the International Year of Sound 2020-2021. The program includes 12 events (6 in autumn and 6 in spring) which will be held on some […]

20 May 2021 Switzerland

Spring Meeting of Swiss Acoustical Society

The focus of the conference will be on road traffic noise, but contributions on other types of traffic noise and on land use planning are also scheduled. Not only current research results will be presented. Among other topics, the conference will also deal with the effect of speed limits and the problem of loudly driven […]

23 - 26 May 2021 Brazil

FIA 2020 [rescheduled from 20-23 September 2020]

The Ibero-American Acoustics Congress is a series of biannual events organized by FIA (Ibero-American Acoustics Federation), which seeks to promote the exchange of experiences between researchers, academics, students and professionals from Ibero-American countries working in Acoustics, Vibrations and related areas. The event seeks to create an environment for discussion among people involved in the production, […]

26 - 28 May 2021 Italy

47° Conference of the Acoustical Society of Italy [rescheduled from 27-29 May 2020 then 23-27 September 2020]

The 47th Conference of the Acoustical Society of Italy will be held in Matera and, during the opening day, will host a number of popular initiatives to promote the culture of sound in the society. In particular, the key initiatives which will be advertised to high school and university students will be: Sounding Stones: a […]

26 May 2021 United Kingdom

Metadiffusers- An Acoustic Solution to Improve the Environment for Musicians

Outreach to musicians on how acoustics can improve their working environment. Suitable for the general public with an interest in unamplified music. The introduction of the Control of Noise at Work Regulations 2005, enforced for entertainment in 2008, has resulted in music exposure based High Court Cases. Currently, there is no viable acoustic solution to […]

8 - 10 June 2021 United States

Acoustics in Focus

The 180th meeting of the Acoustical Society of America (ASA), titled Acoustics in Focus (AiF), will be held online Tuesday through Thursday, 8-10 June 2021. AiF will be a new and exciting forum for acoustics researchers, practitioners, educators, and students to learn from each other. A virtual soundwalk program is planned for the public to […]

14 - 17 June 2021 Sweden

ICBEN 2021 [rescheduled from 15 -18 June 2020]

The 13th ICBEN Congress on Noise as a Public Health Problem will be held at the Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden. Today, after weighing all options and careful consideration, we are happy to announce that for the first time in our congress history the event “ICBEN2021” will be held digitally! The ICBEN 2021 organizational committee is […]

20 - 25 June 2021 Greece

Underwater Acoustics Conference and Exhibition 2021

This is the next issue of a series of conferences on underwater acoustics organized every second year in Greece. This year we intend to have a special announcement in the press about the IYS in connection with the Conference, and an open lecture on the IYS addressed to the general public

5 - 7 July 2021 Spain

Web Audio Conference 2021 [rescheduled from 9-11 December 2020]

The sixth Web Audio Conference (WAC) will be held from the 5th to the 7th of July 2021 at the Campus del Poblenou of the Universitat Pompeu Fabra in Barcelona, Spain. WAC is an international conference dedicated to web audio technologies and applications. The conference addresses academic research, artistic research, development, design, evaluation and standards […]

1 - 4 August 2021 United States

INTER-NOISE 2021

The 50th International Congress and Exposition on Noise Control Engineering will be held in Washington, DC, USA on 1-4 August 2021. We are hoping for a live, face to face event but we are prepared to hold the congress in virtual or hybrid mode depending on the COVID-19 conditions and travel restrictions. The Congress is […]

15 - 18 August 2021 Austria

DAGA 2021 — Annual German Conference on Acoustics

VIENNA: MUSIC CAPITAL AND UNESCO WORLD HERITAGE SITE Vienna is once again hosting the DAGA, having first organized the conference in 1990. The 47th annual conference is taking place at Messe Wien Exhibition and Congress Center – next to the Viennese Prater. Located close to central Vienna, the former imperial hunting ground was declared a […]

1 - 3 September 2021 Italy

The Acoustics of Ancient Theatres [rescheduled from 2-4 September 2020]

The Symposium on The Acoustics of Ancient Theatres, the second on this topic after the one held in Patras (Greece) in 2011, aims to bring together experts to present and discuss all aspects related to the acoustic properties of these monuments which are often still used for public performances including opera, drama, speech and music. […]

14 - 15 September 2021 Poland

67th Open Seminar on Acoustics [rescheduled from 15-18 September 2020]

The Open Seminar on Acoustics is an annual conference organized by different divisions of Polish Acoustical Society. The Seminar covers all areas of acoustics and foresees plenary lectures, lectures in technical sections as well as poster presentation session. A special session will be organized to celebrate the International Year of Sound 2020. Alongside the scientific […]

17 September 2021 Italy

Soundscape in urban and building design [rescheduled from 4 September 2020]

How to protect our cities from noise? How to use sound as a design resource? How is noise different from sound? The event aims at raising awareness of the importance of sound in the built environment and in the integration of human activities with the natural landscape, especially the Alpine one. The goal is to […]

7 - 8 October 2021 Turkey

National Acoustic Congress

On 7-8 October 2021, we will organize a national acoustics congress. The topic of the congress is ‘Sounds and Silence after 2020’ and it covers three major events we experienced in 2020 that re-emphasized the importance of the acoustics field: Pandemic, Earthquake, Protests. During the congress we will have 3 panels with distinguished researchers on […]

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