This year 2016 has been realized for the first time the Catalan Congress on Acoustics ( held on 28 and 29 April at the Sabadell Fair under the World Day of awareness of the noise.

During the two days, the conference featured various activities of debate and reflection parallel environment to the challenges and dilemmas that arise around the issue of noise, and offer round tables, solutions and demonstration workshops to specific problems (technological, intangibles and social).

On Friday October 29 to 14 hours there was an acoustic space awareness workshop on environmental education and awareness of noise with presentations, workshops, exhibitions of resources and space for reflection and debate.

The Fàbrica del Sol participated presenting its program activities block How Does Barcelona? Adult, beating the Barrios, a set of acoustic itineraries for the 10 districts to assess the sound heritage of the city. These routes participants can enjoy a unique experience to hear sounds and noises around them while reflecting on environmental quality and noise pollution. For this we have the participation of Francesc Daumal, a professor specializing in acoustic architecture ETSAB who collaborated on the design of these routes.

On the table also participated, among others, the Bcn Escoles + Sustainable program, the Documentation Environmental Education (SDEA) and the City of Barcelona Sssplau presenting the program and the "Suitcase sounds and noises."