Welcome to ICAD

ICAD is a forum for presenting research on the use of sound to display data, monitor systems, and provide enhanced user interfaces for computers and virtual reality systems. It is unique in its singular focus on auditory displays and the array of perception, technology, and application areas that this encompasses.


Call for bids to host ICAD in 2021
  • The ICAD Board is calling for bids to host the conference in 2021. Check out the call here.

Next ICAD conference

Eclipse Sonification

The Sonification Lab at Georgia Tech created an hour-long soundtrack for the Solar Eclipse, that was played live on Monday 21 August 2017. Read the press release!

ICAD 25th Anniversary Keynote Address by Carla Scarletti

Delivered at the ICAD 2017 Conference at Penn State University