Associated Meetings

Three associated meetings on specialized topics will be held in conjunction with ICA2013:


ISRA 2013

The International Symposium on Room Acoustics (ISRA) will be held in Toronto June 9-11, 2013, immediately following the ICA. Visit their website at

Symposium on the 10th anniversary of Discovery of Sound in the Sea (DOSITS)

A symposium on the 10th anniversary of the Discovery of Sound in the Sea (DOSITS) project will highlight current advances in underwater acoustics. The theme will be "Sound in the Sea: Recent Discoveries and Applications". The symposium will be held on Tuesday evening, 4 June 2013, at the Intercontinental Hotel (next to the Palais des congrès where ICA 2013 will be held). The ASA Technical Committees on Acoustical Oceanography and Underwater Acoustics have agreed to hold their Technical Committee meetings together on Thursday evening, 6 June 2013, to give their members the opportunity to attend this DOSITS symposium.

Visit the DOSITS symposium website.

Virtual Salon

In this special event, a new active acoustic enhancement system developed by Virtual Acoustic Technology (VAT) lab of McGill University will be demonstrated within a live concert featuring world class musicians of Schulich School of Music.

Accompanied by the special paper session, VIrtual Concert Hall Acoustics, this event will be a unique chance for the participants of ICA 2013 to experience a virtual acoustic technology that is aesthetically well-coupled with musical performance. The demo and concert will take place in the Multimedia Room (MMR) at the Schulich School of Music of McGill University. The tickets to this special event will be distributed during the special session 3aAAa Virtual Concert Hall Acoustics. Please join this unique demo and concert and experience the state-of-the-art technology of Virtual Acoustics.

If there is any inquiry or comment concerning this special demo and concert associated with the "Virtual Concert Hall Acoustics" session, please contact the session organizers (Prof. Sungyoung Kim and Prof. Wieslaw Woszczyk).

Title -
Special Concert, 'Virtual Salon', presented by Virtual Acoustic Technology (VAT) lab of McGill University
Time -
17:30 to 18:30, June 5, 2013
Location -
Multi-Media Room, 527 Rue Sherbrooke st west, Montreal.
Tentative schedule -
Concert (17:30 - 18:00)
Matt Haimovitz (cello), web link
Tom Beghin (fortepiano), web link
Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827)
Sonata for Cello and Fortepiano in A Major, Opus 69 (1807/08)
  • Allegro ma non tanto
  • Scherzo: Allegro molto
  • Adagio cantabile - Allegro vivace
Discussions and Q&A (18:00 - 18:30)
Reception (18:30 - 19:00)*

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