Kickoff Meeting – April 29-30th, 2013, Siena


Kickoff Meeting Website

The Agenda is available here.



Prof. M. Ernst – Uni Bielefeld @ WEARHAP

Prof. B. Edin

Prof. V. Hayward – Some Tactile illusions and Their Underpinnings

Prof. M. Otaduy – Computational Models of Human Touch – Activities of URJC Madrid in WEARHAP

Prof. A. Argyros – FORTH @ WEARHAP

Prof. A. Frisoli

Prof. D. Prattichizzo

Prof. S. Rossi

Prof. S. Hirche – Physical Human-Robot Interaction with Wearable Haptics Systems

Dr. N. Tsagarakis

Prof. A. Bicchi – UNIPI: unit presentation

Dr. M. Bianchi – WEARHAP

Prof. E.P. Scilingo


C. Pacchierotti, F. Chinello – WEARHAP Technologies: Hands on the UNISI Prototypes

Prof. B. Edin – Sensory Encoding in Biological Systems

Prof. V. Hayward – Fingertip Mechanics and Tribology

M. Lawitsky – An Invitation to Complex Efficient Real-Time Systems with ARCADE



The Wearhap Kickoff Meeting will be held at the Dipartimento di Ingegneria dell’Informazione e Scienze Matematiche, Università di Siena, via Roma 56, I – 53100, Italy.

Please find information about travel and hotels here.

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Prof. Domenico Prattichizzo
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Logistics and Technical issues
Eng. Marco Aggravi
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