Antonella Radicchi

Antonella Radicchi

Architect and Urbanist, PhD

PUBLIC SPEAKING

Radicchi_2018_Euronoise_mobile-apps-in-soundscape-research_v02.001 Radicchi_pres_ASA174_01.001 Radicchi_pres_LfC_2017_09_22.001 Radicchi_Acoustics17_pres_2017-06-26.001 Radicchi_IP2017_pres_01.001 Diapositiva01 RADICCHI-2016 Radicchi_2015_BISP.001 Radicchi_2015_FSM_An-Emotional-Journey_DEF.001 RADICCHI_2013 RADICCHI-IED

PRESENTATIONS AT INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCES (as of September 2021)

Invited Presentations

  • Future Cities Festival, 20-21 October 2021, Bristol (UK), online. Invited presentation: “How cities might sound in the future” (title to be confirmed).
  • Cluster Event about Institutional Changes, European Commission, 1 July 2021, online. Invited presentation: “The EU-Citizen.Science project”.
  • Conference “Soundscape in urban and building design”, University of Trento, 17 September 2021, Trento (IT). Invited presentation: “Hush City: open source planning of quiet areas in cities“ (“Hush City: pianificare dal basso aree di quiete urbane“).
  • UCL Cities Partnership Programme: “Light and Sound for Heritage sites”, London, UK, 21 June 2021, online. Talk: “Combined sound and light walk as a method for collective inquiry and knowledge production. Reflections about potentialities and challenges for future research” (with Dietrich Henckel).
  • Final Symposium 2020 COST-Action Citizen Science to promote creativity, scientific literacy, and innovation throughout Europe, 3 September 2020, online. Invited presentation: “The EU-Citizen.Science project”.
  • Conference “Il respiro della città. Stili di vita e dinamiche di mobilità” (“The breath of the city. Lifestyles and mobility dynamics”, University of Rome “La Sapienza”, 13 January 2020, Rome (IT). Invited presentation: “La pianificazione delle aree di quiete urbana come infrastrutture essenziali della città sana“ (“Planning urban quiet areas as essential infrastructures of healthy cities“).
  • International Congress 178th Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America, 2-6 December 2019, San Diego (USA). Invited presentation: “Untapping the potential of soundwalks as participatory methods for co-designing smart cities“.
  • 23rd International Congress on Acoustics, 9-12 September 2019, Aachen (DE). Invited presentation: “A soundscape study in New York. Reflections on the application of standardized methods to study everyday quiet areas“.
  • International Congress Inter-noise 2019, 17-19 June 2019, Madrid (ES). Invited presentation: “Smart Citizens for Sound Cities“.
  • International Congress Inter-noise 2019, 17-19 June 2019, Madrid (ES). Invited presentation: “Mobile applications for environmental noise and soundscape evaluation”.
  • International Congress 177th Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America, 13-17 May 2019, Kentucky (USA). Invited presentation: “An experimental soundscape study, combining binaural recordings, in-situ questionnaires and behavioral mapping“.
  • CONAMA, 2018 International Conference on the Environment, 26-29 November 2018, Madrid (ES). Invited presentation: “The open source soundscapes approach to everyday quiet areas. Criteria and recommendations for policy planning“.
  • International Congress 176th Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America, 5-9 November 2018, Victoria (CA). Invited presentation: “Soundscape Evaluation of Urban Social Spaces. A Comparative Study: Berlin-Granada“.
  • International Festival Healing Places, 31 August-2 September 2018, Rotterdam (NL). Invited presentation: “Everyday quiet areas are vital to our health“.
  • International Congress Inter-noise 2018, 26-29 August2018, Chicago (USA). Invited presentation: “Everyday quiet areas. What they mean and how they can be integrated in city planning processes“.
  • International Congress Inter-noise 2018, 26-29 August 2018, Chicago (USA). Invited presentation: “From crowdsourced data to open source planning. The implementation of the Hush City app in Berlin“.
  • International Congress Global Health Conference, French Embassy, 29 June 2018, Berlin (DE). Invited presentation: “Considering health in urban planning“.
  • International Congress Euronoise 2018, 27-31 May 2018, Crete (EL). Invited presentation: “The use of mobile applications in soundscape research: open questions in standardization“.
  • International Congress 174th Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America, 4-8 December 2017, New Orleans (USA). Invited presentation: “Quietness as a commons: Integrating soundscape in urban planning for the environmentally just city“.
  • International Congress Placemaking week, 12 October 2017, Amsterdam (NL). Invited presentation: “The soundscape approach to placemaking“.
  • Smart Mobility Summit, 3-4 May 2017, Lisbon (PT). Invited presentation: “Quietness, Smart Mobility and the Future City”.
  • International Congress 2015 UNESCO Historic Cities Heritage of Peace Program, 4-5 April 2015 Istanbul (TR). Invited presentation: “Firenze Sound Map. An Emotional Journey through Florentine Soundscapes“.

 Presentations

  • International Conference Urban Planning and Architectural Design for Sustainable Development, September 14-16 2021, online. Presentation: “From the Neighbourhood Unit to the 15-Minute City. Past and Recent Urban Models for the Post-Covid Future” (with Francesco Alberti).
  • International Congress Uncommon Senses III: Back to the Future of the Senses, May 6-9, 2021, Montreal (CA), online. Presentation: “Recent advancements in the smellscape research in the built environment” (with Jieling Xiao).
  • International Conference in Citizen Science CisSci Helvetia 2021, 14-15 January 2021, online. Presentation: “The EU-Citizen.Science project”.
  • XII Giornata internazionale di Studi INU/12° International INU Study Day “Benessere e/o salute? 90 anni di studi, politiche, piani / Welfare and/or Health? 90 Years of studies, policies and plans”, 18 December 2020 [via Zoom]. Presentation: “Passeggiate partecipate e tecnologia mobile citizen science. L’esperienza del processo partecipativo per la redazione del piano delle aree quiete di Berlino 2019-2023” (“Participatory Walks and citizen science mobile technology. The experience of the participatory campaign for the Berlin Plan of Quiet Areas2019-2023”).
  • International Congress Environmental Design Association Conference (EDRA50), 22-26 May 2019, New York City (USA).Presentation: “Is a noisy city sustainable?“.
  • International Congress AESOP 2018, 11-15 July 2018, Gothenburg (SE). Presentation: “Open source planning of urban quiet areas“.
  • International Congress Acoustics ‘17: 173rd Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America and the 8th Forum Acusticum, 26-29 June 2017, Boston (USA). Presentation: “Beyond the Noise: Open Source Soundscapes. A mixed methodology to analyse and plan small, quiet areas, applying the soundscape approach, the citizen science paradigm and open source technology“.
  • 32nd Italian Congress of Geography, 7-10 June 2017, Rome (IT). Presentation: “Lightscapes and Soundscapes of the Urban Night. Berlin/Florence“.
  • International Conference on Sound, Urbanism and Sense of Place, 7-9 April 2017, São Miguel Island, Azores, (PT). Presentation: “The HUSH City app. A new mobile application to crowdsource and assess “everyday quiet areas” in cities“, Invisible Places.
  • The International Conference on Future Breakthroughs in Science and Society, 8-9 November 2016 Berlin, (DE). Presentation: “Breaking the Walls of Noise Pollution“, Falling Walls Young Innovator of the Year 2016.
  • XI Conference of the European Architectural Envisioning Association, 25-28 September 2013, Milan (IT). Presentation: “Emotional Geography & Soundscape Studies. Beyond the cognitive approach in (sound)mapping urban spaces”.
  • II International Congress on Ambiances, 19-22 September 2012, Montreal (CA). Presentation: “The Sonic Niche. A new design tool to enhance and create atmospheres through sounds in the contemporary city“.

ORGANIZATION OF INTERNATIONAL CONGRESSES AND CONFERENCES (as of September 2021)

  •  Co-chair of the session “City Planning: Urbanization and Development”, International Conference Urban Planning and Architectural Design for Sustainable Development, September 14-16 2021, online (with Massimo Carta).
  • Co-chair of the peer-reviewed and selected panel “Integrating soundscape in healthy urban design and planning: perspectives for sustainable futures”, Healthy City Design 2021 Conference, 10-14 October 2021, online (with Marcus Grant).
  • Member of the organizational team of the international Ecsite Workrooms “Citizen Science Clinic: How to achieve impact with your citizen science projects”, 21, 26 June and 6 July 2021, online.
  • Lead of the organizational team of the High-Level Policy Event “Citizen Science for Policy Across Europe”, a satellite event of the European Research & Innovation Days, 22 June 2021, online.
  •  Co-chair of the session “Soundscape Projects: Networking, Participation, and New Technology”, 180th ASA Conference, 8-10 June 2021, online (with Brigitte Schulte-Fortkamp).
  • Co-chair of the session “Trends on the use of technology in soundscape analysis, design and planning”, 23rd International Congress on Acoustics, 9-13 September 2019, Aachen (DE) (with Andy Chung).
  •  Co-chair of the session “Artificial Intelligence, Apps, Social Media and Virtual Reality as Soundscape Evaluation Tools”, International Congress Inter-noise 2019, 17-19 June 2019, Madrid, (ES) (with Andy Chung).
  • Co-chair of the session “Apps, Social Media and Virtual Reality as Soundscape Evaluation Tools”, International Congress Inter-noise 2018, 26-29 August 2018 Chicago (USA) (with Andy Chung).
  • Member of the Technical Committee for the organization of the International Conference “Paesaggi sonori / Soundscapes”, 26-27 April 2018 Pistoia (IT).
  • Chair of the session “Research on Soundscape”, XXII International Conference on Sound & Vibration, 12-16 July 2015, Florence (IT).
  • Co-chair of the session “Vegetal Architecture”, II International Congress on Ambiances, 19-22 September 2012, Montreal (CA) (with Pascal Joanne).

INVITED LECTURES (as of September 2021)

Invited lectures within PhD Programs:

• University of Firenze, Florence, Italy, 29 November 2016. Lecture: “Sense-Scapes: Natural Darkness and Quietness for the Sustainable City“ (with Dietrich Henckel).

Invited lectures about my research project Hush City, a participatory framework for mapping and planning quiet areas in cities:

• The Bartlett, University College London, 9 March 2021 (via Zoom).
• Trinity College Dublin, 10 February 2021 (via Zoom).
• School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, USA, 18 September 2020.
• Humboldt University Winter School 2020, 21 January 2020.
• TU Berlin, Berlin, Germany, 16 January 2019.
• LaSalle University, Barcelona, Spain, 27 September 2019.
• University of Firenze, Florence, Italy, 24 September 2019.
• Polytechnic of Milano Milan, Italy, 20 September 2019.
• New York University, New York, USA, 24 April 2019.
• New York University, New York, USA, 21 February 2019.
• University of Victoria, Victoria, Canada, 7 November 2018.
• School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, USA, 30 August 2018.
• University Hospital Charitè, Berlin, Germany, 25 June 2018.

Invited lectures about my research work on mobile apps, soundscapes, sense-scapes, and time walks:

• TU Berlin, Berlin, Germany, 1 July 2019. Lecture: “Mobile apps for environmental noise and soundscape evaluation“.
• HafenCity University, Hamburg, Germany, 12 January 2018. Lecture: “Beyond the Noise: Open Source Soundscapes“.
• TU Berlin, Berlin, Germany, 17 May 2017. Lecture: “Cities, Noise and Quietness“.
• University of Roma La Sapienza, Rome, Italy, 21 March 2016. Lecture: “Paesaggi sonori: teorie e strumenti di pianificazione qualitativa dell’ambiente sonoro“.
• University of RomeTre, Rome, Italy, 21 November 2014. Workshop: “Come suona Piazza Vittorio? Analisi e mappatura di paesaggi sonori nel quartiere Monti“.
• University of RomaTre, Rome, Italy, 1 Seminar “Formulas”, 5 April 2014. Lecture: “Sull’immagine sonora della città. La sfida della rappresentazione del paesaggio sonoro urbano tra nuove e vecchie tecnologie“.
• University of Ferrara, Ferrara, Italy, 19 April 2013. Workshop: “Il suono della città“ (The Sound of the City”).
• New University of Lisbon, Lisbon, Portugal, 29 November 2012. Lecture: “On the Sonic Image of the City. Soundscape mapping and design in contemporary cities“.
• Lorenzo de’ Medici Institute, Florence, Italy, 15 November 2014. Workshop “Domestic Soundscapes. A Sonic Guide to San Lorenzo Central Market in Firenze“.
• Lorenzo de’ Medici Institute, Florence, Italy, 6 November 2014 and 2 October 2014. “Mapping Open Soundscapes. Workshop on soundscape studies, open data and civic urbanism“.
• TU Berlin, Berlin, Germany, 16 September 2011. Workshop: “Time Walk“(with Albert Mayr).

Invited talks and webinars in the educational, public and consultancy sectors

• UCL Book Launch: “Geographic Citizen Science Design: No One Left Behind”, London, UK, 23 March 2021, online. Talk: “Lessons from the Hush City project”.
• City Council of Limerick, Limerick, Ireland, 12 October 2020. Webinar “Seeking for Quietness?”. Talk: “Hush City. Participatory mapping and planning of quiet areas in cities”.
• ARUP, New York, USA, 17 April 2019. Talk: “Hush City: a citizen-driven framework for planning healthier cities“.
• ARUP, Berlin, Germany, 18 October 2018. Talk: “The Hush City project“.
• Museum of Natural History, Florence, Italy, 16 March 22011. Series “Antropologi per un giorno”(“Anthropogists for one day”). Talk: “I suoni della città“(“The Sounds of the City”).

YEAR

2011 – ON