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.


26 March 2020France

Noise Awareness Day


As part of the “section régionale du grand nord”(SRGNO) of the French Acoustical Society (SFA) activities, the Noise Awareness Day has been organized every year since 2016.

This event is co-hosted by INSA HAUTS-DE-FRANCE (ex. ENSIAME), IEMN-DOAE and C3T. This noise awareness day is intended for the general public. This day welcomes more than 200 junior high school students from 20 establishments in “Grand Hainaut” as part of the “Cordées de la réussite”. Different workshops (soundscape, vibrating objects, noise measurement) and a conference entitled: “Le son de bruit” are organized.

Location: INSA HAUTS-DE-FRANCE, Valenciennes, France

Organisation Responsible: INSA HAUTS-DE-FRANCE

Contact: Farouk BENMEDDOUR, at


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