• SBU Philosophy and the Arts Conference: Soundscapes and Territories, New York (U.S.A)
  • 3rd International Conference on Intangible Heritage: Sharing Cultures, Aveiro (Portugal)
  • 9th International Conference on Interdisciplinary Social Sciences, Vancouver (Canada)
  • International Congress on Management of Cultural Heritage and Cultural Memory Institutions - URLA 2014, Istanbul (Turkey)
  • Symposium and Workshop on Foundations in Art, Istanbul (Turkey)
  • Symposium on Cultural Heritage and Cultural Memory, Ankara (Turkey)
  • Cultures in Sustainable Futures: theories, policies, practices, Helsinki (Finland)
  • SOIMA 2015 International Conference: Unlocking Sound and Image Heritage, Brussels (Belgium)
  • The International Association of Sound and Audiovisual Archives (IASA) 46th Annual Conference, Paris (France)
  • Europeana Sounds 2015 International Conference: The Future of Historic Sounds, Paris (France)
  • Symposium on Sensory Histories of Place, Istanbul (Turkey)
  • Museums and the Web Conference 2016, Los Angeles (U.S.A)
  • International Archives Day, Istanbul (Turkey)
  • NordiCHI'16: Game-Changing Design, Gothenburg (Sweden)
  • ICCKS 2017: 4th International Conference on Culture, Knowledge and Society, Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia)



  • Yelmi, Pınar. 2013. Soundtourist: An Unconventional Guide for the Sonic Discovery of Istanbul. SBU Philosophy and the Arts Conference Proceedings, 29-30 March 2013, New York (Soundscapes and Territories).
  • Yelmi, Pınar. 2015. Sound Museum of Istanbul. International Journal of Heritage and Sustainable Development 4(1):193-200.
  • Yelmi, Pınar. 2016. Protecting contemporary cultural soundscapes as intangible cultural heritage: Sounds of Istanbul. International Journal of Heritage Studies 22(4):302-311.
  • Yelmi, Pınar, Kuşcu, Hüseyin, and Yantaç, Asım Evren. 2016. Towards a sustainable system for a sound heritage archive by public participation: The Soundsslike Project. Proceedings of the 9th Nordic Conference on Human-Computer Interaction, 71.
  • Yelmi, Pınar. 2017. The Soundscape of Istanbul: Exploring the public awareness of urban sounds. International Journal of Social Science and Humanity 7(5):260-268.
  • Yelmi, Pınar and Kakı, Sertaç. Forthcoming. Designing an experiential exhibition for raising public awareness of cultural sounds to safeguard the sonic intangible cultural heritage values.



  • Soundwalk Workshops
  • Workshops for Developing a Crowdsourced Sound Archive for Protecting the Sonic Values of Intangible Cultural Heritage



  • Interactive Installation @RCAC
  • Experiential Exhibition @Studio-X Istanbul



  • Research on sound archives and crowdsourced sound projects @British Library, London (U.K.)