The 26th International Congress on Sound and Vibration: behind the scene
The International Institute of Acoustics and Vibration (IIAV)
and the Canadian Acoustical Association (CAA) were
pleased to invite scientists and engineers from all over the
world to attend the 26th International Congress on Sound and
Vibration (ICSV26) held in Montréal 7–11 July 2019. This event was a great success, with 1015 abstracts received, 861 participants, 829 presentations, 52 countries*, 45 structured sessions, 31 regular sessions, 31 theme area chairs, 27 volunteers, 25 exhibitors, 15 theme areas, 9 social events, 6 plenary lectures, 4 warm and sunny days, 3 scientific visits, and 1 unique venue. This report presents the highlights of the conference in hope to support future conference organizers.
Copyright on articles is held by the author(s). The corresponding author has the right to grant on behalf of all authors and does grant on behalf of all authors, a worldwide exclusive licence (or non-exclusive license for government employees) to the Publishers and its licensees in perpetuity, in all forms, formats and media (whether known now or created in the future)
i) to publish, reproduce, distribute, display and store the Contribution;
ii) to translate the Contribution into other languages, create adaptations, reprints, include within collections and create summaries, extracts and/or, abstracts of the Contribution;
iii) to exploit all subsidiary rights in the Contribution,
iv) to provide the inclusion of electronic links from the Contribution to third party material where-ever it may be located;
v) to licence any third party to do any or all of the above.