Talks and presentations

  • Cochlear implant as soundscape arranger: Rethinking the signal-to-noise ratio. Aural diversity conference, University of Leicester, 30.11.–1.12.2019. Full paper PDF.
  • Kuka kuuntelee kaupunkitilassa? Taustamusiikin käsitteellinen tarkastelu. Esitelmä seminaarissa Kuuntelun kulttuurit, medioidut äänet ja rakennetut tilat (ACMESOCS) Kick Off -seminaari. Itä-Suomen yliopisto, Joensuu 24.10.–25.10.2019.
  • Listening to infrastructures. A paper at Infrastructures and inequaliies: Media indistries, digital cultures and politics. Helsinki, Finland, October 21-22, 2019.
  • Regularizing sonic phenomena: Walking with a cochlear implant. A paper at Anthropology of Sound, Acoustemology, and Sensory Transformations – Past, Present, Future. Joensuu, Finland, June 4-5, 2019.
  • Aural Visions: Artistic Spaces, Making Places. Roundtable with Elena Biserna and Tom Williams, organized and chaired by Miriam de Rosa, at Mapping spaces, sounding places: Geographies of sound in audiovisual media, 20.3.2019. Cremona, Italy.
  • Transforming soundscapes in Finland. École d’Hiver, École Nationale Supérieure d’Architecture de Grenoble 31.1.2019. Grenoble, France. (Keynote, with Heikki Uimonen)
  • Walking sonic commons in Venice: A case study in auditory access. Musical Freespace: Towards a Radical Politics of Musical Spaces and Musical Citizenship 13.9.2018. Venice, Italy.
  • Kirjaston äänimaisema – viihtyisyyttä, suunnittelua, kitkaa. Paluu tulevaisuuteen – asiakaspalveluympäristön uudet kujeet ja vanhat metkut (Suomen tieteellinen kirjastoseura) 25.10.2018. Tieteiden talo, Helsinki.
  • Heard technologies and embodiment in the digitalized soundscape. Müzik ve Ifade Seminerleri / Music and expression seminars 27.02.2018. Istanbul, Turkki. (Keynote)
  • Kuuloteknologialle annettu toimijuus: sisäkorvaistute ääniympäristösuhteen muuttajana. Musiikintutkijoiden 22. valtakunnallinen symposium 07.03.2018. Helsinki, Suomi.
  • Kävelyllä sisäkorvaistutteen kanssa. STS SYMPOSIUM 2018 “Ideals and practice of interdisciplinary research” 14.06.2018. Tampere, Suomi.
  • Soundscape Recordings, Cultural Brokerage and Translatability of Sonic Experience. International Conference on Exhibiting Sounds of Changes 12.06.2018. Tampere, Suomi. (Keynote)
  • Radio as commons. Art for Radio? Radio for Art? 26.06.2018. Hong Kong. (Keynote, with Heikki Uimonen)
  • Listening to libraries: How to and why design the library soundscape. RESHAPE 2017: People and Spaces 21.09.2017. Helsinki, Suomi. (Keynote)
  • The memory of the analog: Descriptions from a digitalized soundscape. The Sound of Memory 24.04.2017. London, UK.
  • Radiogenic Sound Cultures in Call-in Programmes & the Question of National Narrative. Music, sound, radio: Theorizing music radio 26.05.2017. Kööpenhamina, Tanska. (Keynote, with Heikki Uimonen)
  • Grumbling online: Neighbourhood noise, affective listening, and articulations of sonic privacy. Crossroads in Cultural Studies 2016, 16.12.2016. Sydney, Australia.
  • Negotiating the acoustic community: A sonic ethnography of a housing cooperative in Istanbul. Soundspaces of the Middle East and Central Asia: Exploring the Intersection of Sound Studies and Ethnomusicology in the Middle East and Central Asia 13.05.2016. London, UK.
  • Pros and Cons of Multidisciplinarity in Teaching ‘Media and the City’ – Experiences from the School of Communication, Media and Theatre, University of Tampere. ECREA 2016 10.11.2016. Praha, Czech Republic.
  • Soundscape in libraries, new results of a research in Helsinki City Library. RESHAPE Designing the future of the library 27.09.2016. Helsinki, Suomi.
  • Muuttuva tila ja äänisuunnittelun haasteet: esimerkkinä Seinäjoen kirjasto. Elämyksellinen arki ja ruoka -seminaari 22.04.2016. Seinäjoki, Suomi.
  • Analysing the Transforming Finnish Soundscapes project. Ambiances, tomorrow: 3rd International Congress on Ambiances 23.09.2016. Volos, Greece. (with Heikki Uimonen)
  • Soundscapes and cultural sustainability. Culture(s) in Sustainable Futures: Theories, policies, practices 08.05.2015. Helsinki, Suomi. (with Helmi Järviluoma, Heikki Uimonen & Noora Vikman)
  • Aistiva ruumis kaupunkitilaa esittämäss: Kaupunkilaboratorio Kuulijaiset. Kaupunkitutkimuksen päivät 11.05.2015. Tampere, Suomi.
  • Amplified privacy: Recording, immersion and intimacy in urban space. Urban Media Studies: Concerns, Intersections and Challenges 24.09.2015. Zagreb, Croatia.
  • Transforming Finnish Soundscapes. Minimalism Unbounded! The Fifth International Conference on Minimalist Music 25.09.2015. Turku, Suomi. (Poster, with Ari Koivumäki, Kaisa Ruohonen, Pyry Survo, Tatu Naukkarinen & Mikko Kananen)
  • Äänimaisemasäveltäminen ja ympäristösuhteen artikulointi. Musiikki ja toiminta: musiikintutkijoiden 19. valtakunnallinen symposium 17.04.2015. Tampere, Suomi.
  • Sonic Resistance: Gezi Park Protests and the Political Soundscape of Istanbul. Sound Studies: Art, Experience, Politics 09.07.2015. Cambridge, UK (with Sirin Özgün)
  • Film sound as cultural production: The praxis of sound post production in Yesilcam studios. 10th Crossroads in Cultural Studies Conference 01.07.2014. Tampere, Suomi.
  • European Acoustic Heritage Under Construction. EcHoPolis 2013 29 Sept–3 Oct 2013, Athens, Greece (with Nicolas Remy, Heikki Uimonen, Ari Koivumäki, Jürgen Schöpf & Juan-Gil Lopez).
  • The subjective and the objective in research: Studying sensory environments. Erasmus Summer School: Erasmus Intensive Programme, Doctoral Studies in Research Methodologies, Anadolu University, Eskisehir, Turkey, 6–20 June 2013.
  • Representations of sonic intimacy in New Turkish Cinema. 17th Biennial Conference of the International Association for the Study of Popular Music, 24–28 June 2013, Gijón, Spain.
  • Busking London – Musical territories at South Bank. Nordic Sound Studies Network seminar, 16–18 Nov 2012, Copenhagen, Denmark.
  • Articulating private and common sonic space in urban Finland and Turkey. Nordic Sound Studies Network seminar, 17-19 Aug 2012, Middelfart, Denmark.
  • Private and common sonic space in Finland and Turkey. Liverpool University Music PRG seminar, 8 Mar 2012, Liverpool, UK.
  • Just eavesdropping? How and why study private acoustic space. World Forum for Acoustic Ecology Conference 2011: Crossing listening paths, 3–7 Oct 2011, Corfu, Greece.
  • “11’e 10 kala” and representations of sonic privacy in Turkish cinema. International Symposium on Audiovisual Performance and Embodiment, 11–12 May 2011, University of Turku, Finland.
  • Istanbul on soundtrack – Articulations of urban soundscapes in Turkish films. Society for Ethnomusicology “Sound Ecologies”, Nov 2010, Los Angeles, US.
  • Sonic building blocks of Kuzguncuk community. WFAE 2010: Ideologies and ethics in the uses and abuses of sound, June 2010, Koli, Finland.
  • Mediated Football Atmospheres of Çarşı Supporter Group. Musicology in the 3rd Millennium, Mar 2009, Seinäjoki, Finland.
  • Acoustemology of a lift – A case study on the materiality of sound. Voices and Noises: Encountering the Materiality of Sound, Nov 2008, Helsinki, Finland.
  • Soundscape and Emplaced Pasts – Analyzing the One Hundred Finnish Soundscapes. InterNoise 2007, 28–31 Aug 2007, Istanbul, Turkey (with Heikki Uimonen & Helmi Järviluoma).