Acoustics Week in Canada 2015

Westin Nova Scotia

October 6, 2015 – October 9, 2015

Acoustics Week in Canada (AWC15) will be chaired by Dr. Sean Pecknold and Prof. Michael Kiefte and held at the Westin Nova Scotia hotel in downtown Halifax (NS), October 6-9, 2015.

Acoustics researchers, professionals, educators, and students are welcomed to Halifax for 3 days of plenary lectures and technical sessions. The Canadian Acoustical Association Annual General Meeting will be held in conjunction with the conference, along with the Acoustical Standards Committee Meeting, the conference banquet, and an exhibition of acoustical equipment and services. The conference will be held in the Westin Nova Scotia hotel, a short walk from the Halifax Waterfront, Pier 21, and a number of restaurants, shops, and tourist attractions. For more information, visit the ACA2015 visitor website.

Accommodations at the Westin can be booked here: Acoustics Week in Canada


Thank you to our sponsors

This conference is organized by the volunteer members of the Canadian Acoustical Association.



AWC16 Timeline

Important Dates for AWC16

Important Dates for AWC 2016



Conference and Registration Dates

Registration opens online

Registration deadline for authors of papers*

Last day for special hotel rates

Last day for early bird registration rates

Last day to register for conference online

First day of conference

March 21, 2016

August 1, 2016

August 18, 2016

September 1, 2016

September 11, 2016

September 21, 2016

Last day of conference

Conference website archived

September 23, 2016

September 24, 2016

Special Student Dates

Deadline to apply for student awards

Deadline to apply for student bursary

April 30, 2016

June 15, 2016

Abstract Submission Dates

Call for Papers posted

March 15, 2016

Submission of abstracts begins online

March 21, 2016

Deadline to submit abstracts

June 15, 2016

Reviewing of Abstracts, Program and Paper Submissions

Abstract review process begins

June 15, 2016

Abstract review process completes

Preliminary program posted on website

Notification of acceptances to authors

Deadline to submit two-page paper*

Program finalized

July 1, 2016

July 15, 2016

July 15, 2016

August 1, 2016

August 2, 2016

* The presenting author must register for the conference for the paper to be included in the final program and for the two-page paper to be published in the proceedings issue.

Posted: 2016-03-22
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