Spring Meeting Ljubljana

On 21 and 22 April 2016 the spring meeting of Working Group Noise will be held in the beautiful city of Ljubljana. The meeting is co-hosted by the municipality of Ljubljana and the Slovenian National Institute of Public Health. The theme of this meeting is Noise, Health and Quiet Areas.The draft agenda contains a lot of interesting agenda points.  These points are:

  • Presentation about the environmental noise policies Ljubljana
  • Presentation about the work of the Slovenian National Institute of Public Health
  • Round table preparation noise mapping and noise action plans 3rd round
  • Update about the revision of the noise guidelines WHO by Ms Marie-Eve Heroux
  • Noise in kindergartens and elementary schools (road, railway and recreational noise issues in Ljubljana) by Ms Sonja Jeram
  • Empowerment initiative about public spaces, deployed in the city of Vitoria, Spain. It assesses the acoustic and thermal comfort and the global comfort by Ms Itziar Aspuru
  • Workshop on Noise, Health and Quiet Areas, moderated by Ms Marianne Pel
  • Report on questionnaire Controllable Urban Soundscapes by Mr Henrik Nysted
  • How to achieve behaviour change in men, by Mr Henk Wolfert
  • Declaration on Best Tyres, by Henk Wolfert
  •  Working Group Noise Strategy 2020, by Mr Menno Hillebregt
  • Update review and evaluation END (TBC)
  • Outlook autumn meeting 2016

The draft agenda is not completed yet, there are still a few slots open and we will call upon our members to come forward with additioanl agenda points.

Ljubljana is elected as the Green Capital 2016. For more information see http://www.greenljubljana.com/.

Participants can register by sending an email to Ms Aysin Karahisar (aysin.karahisar@dcmr.nl).