About HAID

Invited talks

Important dates and program

Themes and topics



Conference venue

Accommodation and travel info

Program committee

Related events (external page)

Preliminary program

Preliminary program is available here (pdf) .

Important dates

Please note that all dates are currently provisional and may be subject to change.

- 19rd February 2008: First call for papers

- 30th April 2008: Papers due for submission

- 30th May 2008: Notification of acceptance

- 20th June 2008: Final (camera ready) versions of papers due

- 23th June 2008: Posters and demos due for submission

- 8th August 2008: Notification of poster and demo acceptance

- 15th - 16th September: Haptic and Audio Interaction Design Workshop


Paper presentations (not scheduled yet so the order is random):

Thomas Hermann and Risto Koiva: “tacTiles for Ambient Intelligence and Interactive Sonification”

Richard Hall, Hemang Rathod, Mauro Maiorca, Ioanna Ioannou, Edmund Kazmierczak, Stephen O Leary and Peter Harris: “Towards Haptic Performance Analysis Using K-Metrics”

Martin Pielot, Niels Henze, Wilko Heuten and Susanne Boll: “Evaluation of Continuous Direction Encoding with Tactile Belts”

Erika Tanhua-Piiroinen, Virpi Pasto, Roope Raisamo and Eva-Lotta Sallnäs: “Supporting Collaboration between Visually Impaired and Sighted Children in a Multimodal Learning Environment”

Maria Jokiniemi, Roope Raisamo, Jani Lylykangas and Veikko Surakka: ”Crossmodal rhythm perception”

Delphine Devallez, Davide Rocchesso and Federico Fontana: “An Audio-Haptic Interface Concept Based on Depth Information”

Ricardo Pedrosa, Karon MacLean: “Perceptually Informed Roles for Haptic Feedback in Expressive Music Controllers”

Angela Chang and Conor O’Sullivan: “An Audio-Haptic Aesthetic Framework Influenced by Visual Theory”

Otniel Portillo-Rodriguez, Oscar O. Sandoval-Gonzalez, Emanuele Ruffaldi, Rosario Leonardi, Carlo Alberto Avizzano and Massimo Bergamasco: “Real-Time Gesture Recognition, Evaluation and Feed-Forward Correction of a Multimodal Tai-Chi Platform“

Tiago Reis, Marco de Sá, Luís Carriço: “Multimodal Interaction: Real Context Studies on Mobile Digital Artefacts”

Victor V. Kryssanov, Shizuka Kumokawa, Igor Goncharenko, and Hitoshi Ogawa: ”A System for Multimodal Exploration of Social Spaces”

M. Ercan Altinsoy: “The Effect of Auditory Cues on the Audiotactile Roughness Perception: Modulation Frequency and Sound Pressure Level”

Antti Pirhonen and Kai Tuuri: “In Search for an Integrated Design Basis for Audio and Haptics”


Antti Pirhonen
University of Jyväskylä
email: pianta(at)jyu.fi