2nd Consortium Meeting – November 13-14th, 2013, Pisa


The 2nd WEARHAP Consortium Meeting will be held on November 13-14th, 2013, at the Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna (SSSA), in San Giuliano Terme (Pisa).



Wednesday 13th November

Start time End time Speacker
9:30 9:45 Welcome, M. Bergamasco-SSSA
9:45 10:15 “Where we are: research, milestones and deliverables due at month 12, management and “agenda of the meeting’’ ” D. Prattichizzo-UNISI
10:15 11:00 Coffee Break
11:00 12:00 Progress on WP1 “Neuroscience and physiology: foundations for wearable haptic systems” (Leader UNIBI)
12:00 12:45 Progress on WP2 “Computational models of human touch” (Leader URJC)
12:45 13:45 Lunch
13:45 14:30 Progress on WP3 “Multisensory tracking and sensing” (Leader FORTH)
14:30 15:15 Progress on WP4 “Wearable and distributed multi-DoF haptic systems”
(Leader SSSA)
15:15 16:00 Progress on WP5 “Cognitive control of wearable haptic systems” (Leader UNISI)
16:00 16:30 Coffee Break
16:30 17:00 General Discussion
17:00 18:00 Lab Visit
20:00 23:00 Dinner

Thursday 14th November

Start time End time Speacker
9:30 10:45 Progress on WP6 “Wearable haptics for human robot interaction and cooperation” (Leader IIT)
10:45 11:15 Coffee Break
11:15 12:00 Progress on WP7 “Wearable haptics for social and healthcare scenarios”
(Leader UNIPI)
12:00 12:15 Progress on WP8 “Dissemination and Exploitation” and WP9 “Management” (Leader UNISI)
12:15 13:00 General Discussion
13:00 14:00 Lunch
14:00 15:00 Tutorial 1 “Issues in the design of wearable fingertip haptic devices and exoskeletons” – SSSA
15:00 16:00 Tutorial 2 “Mechatronics of dissipative systems for haptic devices” – IIT
16:00 16:30 Coffee Break

The Agenda is available here for printing.


The 2nd WEARHAP Consortium Meeting will be held at the Laboratorio di RObotica PERcettiva (PERCRO), in Via Alamanni 13B, Ghezzano, San Giuliano Terme (Pisa), I – 56017, Italy.

Please find information about travel and hotels here.

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Prof. Antonio Frisoli
E-mail  a.frisoli@sssup.it

Prof. Domenico Prattichizzo
E-mail prattichizzo@ing.unisi.it