Training Events Calendar

ATC7 : Technology of multimodal interfaces
31 May

To register click here. This event will take place at Ircica 50 avenue Halley 59655 Villeneuve d'Ascq. To find your way click here.

08:30 – 09:00 Coffee time

09:00 – 09:30 Prof. Jelle Demanet (Ghent University, Belgium) : Human Interface Technology

09:30 – 09:50 Iqra Shahzad (UCL, Belgium) : Psychophysical and neuroimaging study of visual-tactile motion integration

09:50 – 10:10 Maria Casado Palacios (IIT Genova, Italy) : Cross-Sensory perception and deprivation

10:10 – 10:30 Break

10:30 – 12:00 Lab Tour

12:00 – 14:00 Lunch

14:00 – 14:30 Dr. Sabrina Paneels (CEA Sarclay, France) : Surface and Localized Haptics - Technologies and uses

14:30 – 14:50 Detjon Brahimaj (University of Lille, France) : Multimodal Haptic Surfaces

14:50 - 15:10 Mihail Terenti (USM, Roumania) : Designing and Engineering Multimodal Feed-back to Augment the User Experience of Touch Input

15:10 – 15:40 Dr. Monica Gori (iit Genova, Italy) :  Understanding user needs to develop and validate useful technological solutions (Online talk). To attend this talk, please click here

15:40 - 16:00 Break

16:00 – 16:30 Dr. Corentin Bernard (University of Aix-Marseille, France) : Perception of audio-haptic textures for new touchscreen interactions

16:30 - 16:50 Giulia Esposito (UCL, Belgium) : Psychophysical and electrophysiological study of the cortical processes underlying tactile-auditory-visual integration in conditions of activetouch

16:50 – 17:10 Milad Jamalzadeh (University of Lille, France) : Haptic Multimodal interaction in Virtual Reality

ATC8 : Specific design methods: designing for users with disabilities, ability-based design, and inclusive design
2 June

09:00 – 10:00 Dr. Ahmed Sabbir Arif (University of California, Merced) : Rethinking Inclusivity of Digital Text Entry, Editing, and Error Correction (online talk)

14:00 – 15:00 Dr. Uran Oh (Ewha Womans University, Seoul) : Improving Accessibility Through Augmented Computing (online talk)

15:30 – 16:30 Dr. João Guerreiro (Universidade de Lisboa) : Supporting Independent Navigation of Blind People (online talk)

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ATC3 : Workshop on Assistive technologies for people with disabilities: patients perspectives

08 - 11/12/2021  European Congress of Neurorehabilitation

13/12/2021         Dr. Olaf Kraus de Camargo  (McMaster University - Ron Joyce Children’s Health Centre, Hamilton, Canada)
2:00-3:00 pm      The International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health: ICF Principles for Technology Development

14 - 17/12/2021  World Federation of Neurolocical Rehabilitation

11/01/2022         Mario Becker (Prosthetist and Orthotist, Düsseldorf) & Drikus Reinecke (Ottobock®)
9h-9:30 am         Presentation & Prosthetics for upper extremity

11/01/2022          Claudiu Leverenz C.E.O. (Munevo® Company)
9:30-10:00 am       Wheelchair control via  Googleglasses

11/01/2022           Dominik Hepp C.E.O. (HKK Bionics®  Company)
10:00-10:30 am      Arm-orthosis  controlled by sensors

13/01/2022         Prof Dr. F. Binkofski, (Director of the Institute of clinical Neuroscience, RWTH Aachen)
10:00-10:45 am     Words as social tools theory. A universal, multimodal approach to cognitive embodiment

ATC4 : Fundamental of haptics and multisensory integration

08/09/2021     Arash Ajourdani  (IIT)
15h-16h            Intelligent Interfaces for Situational Awareness in Human-Robot Collaboration

21/09/2021     Gualtiero Volpe (Casa Paganini – InfoMus, University of Genoa)
14h-15h             Analysis of expressive gesture in multimodal technologies for education

21/09/2021     Charlotte Magnusson (Lund University)
15h-16h             Co-designing together with persons with visual impairments

07/10/2021     Monica Gori & Maria Casado (IIT)
14h-15h             Blindness and multisensory processing involving audio, visual and haptic systems

07/10/2021     Maura Casadio, (University of Genoa)
15h-16h             Force and motion control in technology-based assessment and rehabilitation

12/10/2021     Sara Price (UCLouvain)
14h-15h             Bringing new touch experiences to learning: An embodied perspective.

12/10/2021     Nadia Bertouze (UCLouvain)
15h-16h            Affective technology and opportunities in self-directed ubiquitous physical rehabilitation

21/10/2021     Alberto Parmiggiani (MWS, IIT)
14h-15h             Pratical session: Developing mechanical devices and 3D printing

21/10/2021     Jürgen Konczak (University of Minnesota)
15h-16h             Understanding how somatosensory dysfunction impairs movement control in children and adults

28/10/2021     Lorenzo Natale (IIT)
14h-15h             Object perception and manipulation using tactile feedback

28/10/2021     Astrid Kappers (TU/e Eindhoven)
15h-16h             Vibrotactile perception and Social Haptic Communication

ATC5 : Multisensory integration in the context of active touch

04/05/2021           Benoît Delhaye (UCLouvain)
13h-14h                 An introduction to the human somatosensory system

05/05/2021           David Gueorguiev (ISIR, UPMC; UCLouvain)
13h-14h                 Psychophysics and biomechanics of dynamic touch

06/05/2021           Anaïs Grégoire (UCLouvain)
13h-14h                 An introduction to the human auditory system

12/05/2021           Valérie Goffaux, Michael Andres & Gilles Vannuscorps (UCLouvain)
17h-18h                 Ventral and dorsal streams of the human visual system

14/05/2021           André Mouraux & Giulia Esposito (UCLouvain)
13h-14h                 EEG to explore multisensory integration in the context of dynamic touch

17/05/2021           Valéry Legrain & Lieve Filbrich (UCLouvain)
13h-14h                 Spatial perception of touch and multisensory interactions in space

18/05/2021           Frédéric Crevecoeur (UCLouvain)
13h-14h                 Contribution of touch in motor control

19/05/2021           Olivier Collignon & Iqra Shahzad (UCLouvain)
17h-18h                 Mapping multisensory representations in the human brain using fMRI

20/05/2021            Marc Ernst (Ulm University)
13h-14h                  Getting in touch with multisensory integration

25/05/2021           Tomas Lenc (UCLouvain)
13h-14h                 Sensorimotor integration in the context of rhythmic movements

26/05/2021           Michael Hove (Fitchburg State University)
17h-18h                 Vibrotactile-auditory interactions and bass in music perception

ATC6 : Fundamentals of Designing and Evaluating User Interfaces with Application to Touch and Gesture Input

12/05/2021         Radu-Daniel Vatavu (Ștefan cel Mare University of Suceava)
09:30 – 10:00     Introduction to the training activity and Main Topics of Research in Touch and Gesture Input

12/05/2021         Luis A. Leiva (University of Luxembourg)
10:00 – 11:00     Synthesizing Human-like Stroke Gestures with the Kinematic Theory

19/05/2021        Ovidiu-Andrei Schipor (Ștefan cel Mare University of Suceava)
10:00 – 11:00     Software Architecture and Tools to Support Design of Gesture Interaction

21/05/2021         Radu-Daniel Vatavu (Ștefan cel Mare University of Suceava)
09:30 – 10:00     Tools and Methodologies for Gesture Analysis and Gesture Set Design

21/05/2021        Lucio Davide Spano (University of Cagliary)
10:00 – 11:00     Stroke Recognition Support for Feedback and Feedforward

21/05/2021       Cristian Pamparău (Ștefan cel Mare University of Suceava)
13:00 – 15:00   Applied Session: Using Unity for Developing Mixed Reality Applications for HoloLens and Interactions with Gesture Input

27/05/2021       Bogdan-Florin Gheran (Ștefan cel Mare University of Suceava)
17:00 – 18:00    Introduction to Gesture Elicitation Studies with Applications to Ring Gestures

09/06/2021       Laurent Grisoni (University of Lille)
10:00 – 11:00    From Sketch-based to Gesture-based Interaction: About Meaning, Movements, Tools, and Haptic Feedback

15/06/2021       Alexandru Dancu (Berlin Institute of Health)
11:00 – 12:00   Designing Wearable Interfaces Enabled by Microgestures


This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation program under the Marie Skłodowska-Curie grant agreement No 860114