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End of Year Symposium 'Listen Here Now: A Soundscape Approach to Biodiversity, Creativity and Well-Being in the City'

When:We 23-08-2023 10:00 - 14:30
Where:House of Connections, Grote Markt 21

End of Year Symposium for the Listen Here Now Interfaculty Project

Where: Rudolph Agricola Center for Sustainability - House of Connections, first and second floor, in: Groot Handelshuis, Grote Markt 21, Oude Ebbingestraat 18A, 9712 HR Groningen


10:15 Opening + Coffee
10:30 Keynote Dr Zezhou Hao, Chinese Academy of Forestry, Ghangzhou (online)
Providing an optimal acoustic space for birds in urban forests amidst anthropogenic noise interference
11:15 Workshop/presentation Angelica Caiza Ville and Jasper Koster (University College Groningen)
Echoes of the night: Listening to bat sounds and enchanting soundscapes
12:00 Lunch
12:30 Listen Here Now - update on research findings and methods
13:15 Keynote Dr Cecil Konijndijk
The sounds of silence? The role of urban forests in creating alternative urban soundscapes
14:00 Discussion/coffee
Introduction with invited partners for Resounding Nature project


Please send an email to Kristin McGee to reserve your place for this symposium (