Organized by the Czech Acoustical Society

and the International Institute of Noise Control Engineering

Progress in Noise Control for the 21st Century


  Organizing Committee

Josef Novak General Chairman 
Ondrej Jiricek Program Committee Chairman 
Karel Vokurka Program Committee Co-Chairman
Jan Stoss General Secretary
Karel Dedouch
Richard Novy
Jindrich Schwarz
Jan Stenicka
Helena Spackova
Jan Stepanek
Pavel Urban
Bedrich Votypka Exhibition manager


Important dates

Abstract submission deadline 31.1.2004
Confirmation of abstract acceptance 15.3.2004
Paper submission deadline 30.4.2004
Early registration of participants 31.5.2004
Hotel reservation deadline 15.6.2004


Visa Information

Nationals of the following countries do not require a visa for tourism to the Czech Republic:


Congress topics

  • Noise sources
  • Machinery noise
  • Noise propagation
  • Noise control methods and materials
  • Active noise and vibration control
  • Structure borne noise
  • Vibrations (vibrating surfaces and structures, isolation and damping)
  • Noise in buildings
  • Transportation noise (air, road, rail and marine vehicles)
  • Traffic noise
  • Sound quality
  • Effect of noise on man and society
  • Environmental noise
  • Community noise
  • Instrumentation and techniques for noise measurement and analysis
  • Modeling, prediction and simulation
  • Regulations and legislation
  • Costs and benefits


Registration Fee

Registration of participants with paper: 400 EUR, before April 30, 2004
Early registration of participants: 400 EUR, before May 31, 2004
Late registration of participants: 450 EUR, after May 31, 2004
Early student registation: 200 EUR, before April 30, 2004
Late student registration: 250 EUR, after April 30
Accompanying Persons 100 EUR
Exhibition - stand

1200 EUR
2400 EUR
Additional person on the stand: 100 EUR
Additional paper: 100 EUR

Registration fee includes:
Opening ceremony, congress proceedings, internet room, congress bag (with list of participants, abstract, congress papers on CD, ..), lunches, coffee breaks, closing ceremony, transport (shuttle bus)

Registration fee for accompanying persons includes:
accompanying person program, coffee breaks, opening/closing ceremony, transport (shuttle bus), accompanying person's room

First announcement (pdf)

Second announcement and call for papers (pdf)

Methods of Payments

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