Sounds in Space 2016

We now have a website for Sounds in Space.  To book a place or submit a proposal (see calls for work below) visit it at:

A Research Symposium – June 28th, 2016 University of Derby
Markeaton Street Campus

Sounds in Space 2016 PosterThis is a free event, with lunch and light refreshments provided.  If you wish to register for the event, then please register at

Sounds In Space, hosted by Creative Technologies Research Cluster, will involve a full programme of research presentations and practical demonstrations relating to spatial sound providing a rich opportunity for exploration of academic, technical and creative practice research in the aesthetics, procedure, technology and perception of technology-based spatial sound and music using the facilities of the Markeaton Street Campus of the University of Derby.  The day features  a 20 speaker with-height Ambisonic Speaker Array in the main presentation room, as well as a Sonic Emotion Wave 1 Wavefield Synthesis Array demonstration.

Schedule for the day

Below is the planned schedule for the day.

SinS 2016 Schedule

Call for Works (now closed):

If you’re interested in demonstrating your work (research, case study, surround sound installation/composition etc), then please see the call and further details PDF below. The event is a relaxed, and stimulating one with time for networking/questions and discussion.  Feedback on previous years symposia has been excellent, and there’s always a great mix of theory and practise with a focus on demonstrations and examples during the day.

Details and Calls for Works Sounds in Space 2016

To get a feel for the event, feel free to look at:

Sounds in Space 2015
Sounds in Space 2014

Sounds in Space 2013

Sounds in Space 2012
Sounds in Space 2011

Picture of a Surround Concert in Auditorium 3 at Markeaton Street, 2011

Picture of a Surround Concert in Auditorium 3 at Markeaton Street, 2011