FACE at Kshitij 2014: Asia’s largest techno-management fest

by on Jan.27, 2014, under Blog, Conferences & Shows, Robotic News

The FACEteam will exhibit  the robot at the Asia techno fest from 31st January to 3rd February.

FACE is still in the promotional video of the event…..



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New Online Experiment: emotional connotation of colors and non-anthropomorphic expression of affective states

by on Dec.03, 2013, under Blog

To create a new generation of social objects for the internet for things, we are conducting a study on the non-anthropomorphic expression of affective states. We developed a mathematical model of colors and their commonly associated emotional states.
We prepared an online questionnaire to conduct a first wide-range evaluation of our model. Experiments in lab conditions will follow.
We kindly ask you a few minutes of your time to fill in our questionnaire, (which includes a color blindness test whose result will be reported at the end):
Thank you in advance. Your participation will be greatly appreciated.

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FACE and CEEDs on the TG1 news

by on Oct.11, 2013, under Blog, Journal and Article

Have a look at the following link:

FACE and CEEDs on TG1 news- Internet Festival 2013

FACE opens and CEEDs closes the TG1 report about the Internet Festival, Pisa 10-13 Oct, 2013.


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“CEEDs and FACE” at the Internet Festival, Oct 10th-11th,2013

by on Oct.07, 2013, under Blog, Conferences & Shows

Great news! As disclosed by “Repubblica” (http://firenze.repubblica.it/cronaca/2013/10/07/news/ceeds_pisa-68082420/) the FACETeam will collaborate with the group of CEEDs project to organize the show “CEEDs and FACE” at the “Internet Festival”. This event will take place at the “Stazione Leopolda” (Pisa) from 10th to 11th  October. In addition to FACE, will be presented the augmented reality environment developed in EU project CEEDs. Such a project has been founded with 6.5 milions € and it is aimed at monitoring signals of discovery or surprise in these subconscious processes, when users are experiencing innovative, artistic visualisations of large data sets in augmented reality. And where it identifies such signals, CEEDs will use them to direct users to areas of potential interest in the visualizations


No-charge booking is requested for organizational reason. So, you could reserve one or more entries on the following link: http://www.internetfestival.it/eventi/ceeds-face/

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FACETeam at Notte dei Ricercatori, Sept 27th -Livorno

by on Sep.23, 2013, under Blog, Conferences & Shows

The FACETeam will take part to SHINE! 2013 “La Notte dei Ricercatori”. This event, supported by the Tuscany region, is the perfect chance to see FACE in action and discover more about the research activity that the team has been conducting.

The FACE stand will be held on Friday 27th September 2013, from 17.45 to 21.00 at Villa Letizia – Polo Universitario Sistemi Logistici  (Livorno).

For more information see http://www.ricercatori.eu/livorno/


We won’t miss it, are you??

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(Italian) FabLab Pisa ospita il Barcamper Maker Tour

by on May.29, 2013, under Blog, Conferences & Shows

Il Barcamper in collaborazione con dpixel sta girando l’Italia per incontrare chi vuole sviluppare una startup nello spirito e con tecnologia ‘Maker’.


Questi scouter del nuovo millennio sono alla ricerca di idee e persone su cui investire e sono quindi interessati a sentire le vostre idee.

Il FabLab Pisa ospietrà la tappa Pisana del Barcamper che sarà presente presso il parcheggio della facoltà di ingegneria dalle 9:00 alle 18:00 del 30 Maggio.

Il FabLab Pisa non poteva mancare a questo evento e organizzerà quindi con il supporto dell’Univeristà di Pisa del prorettorato alla “ricerca applicata e all’innovazione” e di vari dipartimenti della Facoltà di Ingegneria varie dimostrazioni e mostrerà a tutti i progetti in corso.

Le 10 migliori startup selezionate dal tema del Barcamper avranno l’opportunità di presentare il proprio progetto in un TechGarage “maker edition” nel corso della prima Maker Faire Europea in programma a Roma dal 3 al 6 ottobre.

Per registrarvi al Barcamper e prenotare uno slot in cui presentare la vostra idea cliccate QUI

Link all’evento e al programma della giornata QUI

Makers d’Italia, tenetevi pronti! 

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CEEDs a novel approach to support human experience in large dataset analysis

by on May.28, 2013, under Blog, Conferences & Shows, Robotic News

FACE Team as research team of Research Center E. Piaggio is actively involved in the European project CEEDs (The Collective Experience of Empathic Data Systems).


CEEDs is an European Commission FP7 funded project combining basic science research, technology innovation and high impact user research methods to develop a virtual reality based system to improve humans’ abilities to process information, and experience and understand large, complex data sets. (more info here)

CEEDs is organizing an event at Google Campus in London “Making sense of big data: placing the human experience at the centre of the solution” (info and registration here)

FACE Team and Research Center “E. Piaggio” will present a CEEDs show case  at Pisa Internet Festival (10-13 october 2013) more info soon….

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FACE presentation @ UNIPI

by on Nov.22, 2012, under Blog, Conferences & Shows

Prof De Rossi will present FACE and the FACE Team activity Friday 23th November at Faculty of Engineering, University of Pisa.

Don’t Miss it!

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Center “E. Piaggio” @ TEDx Pisa The hand intelligence

by on Oct.29, 2012, under Blog, Conferences & Shows

Prof. Antonio Bicchi, director of Interdepartmental Research Center “E.Piaggio” has been invited at TEDxPisa.

He presented the talk “L’intelligenza della mano” (The hand intelligence)

Have a look

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FACETeam at Festival della Scienza 2012

by on Oct.24, 2012, under Blog, Conferences & Shows

Prof. Danilo De Rossi has been invited at Genova Science Festival 2012

He will present a talk on Saturay 3th November titled “Andorid dreams” – “I sogni dell’Androide”.

More information on the official festival program







See you there!

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