Founded in 1993, the Hong Kong Institute of Acoustics (the Institute) was formed by a group of local acousticians with an aim to promote the knowledge and practice of acoustics as well as to maintain and present the integrity and status of the profession to the public and the government.
For details, please visit the Institute’s website: http://www.hkioa.org
To raise public awareness of soundscape in Hong Kong and its benefits as an essential element to distinguish and characterize places as well as to provide a restorative living environment
To create a sound map for Hong Kong for public education, tourism promotion and promotion of nature conservation
To advocate the idea of treating sound as resources and the importance of ambient sound environment
To encourage preservation of soundmark and sound from community and local cultural activities by creating a sound library