Adaptive Interactions in the Internet of TouchSXSW 2016; March 14, 2016
Photography by Local Androids
Iskander Smit - @iskandr Rene Samsen - @renesamsen
Won van Kalsbeek - @wonvankalsbeek
Program of this workshop
.50 Haptics in practice, experience and explore
.70 Design for adaptive interactions
.05 Research & context
Salons: every 1st Friday, starting April 1, next conference December 2, 2016
Research & valorisation with Amsterdam University of Applied SciencesSleeve that creates an Internet of TouchPhotography by Local Androids, Model Leonie Baauw
Internal product: rules and behavior
Multi-vibrationsMinor Intelligent Environments 2015
making IoT work
Gijs Huisman Human Media Interaction group at the University of TwentePhD work focuses on mediated Social Touch Technology
Adun Darriba FrederiksDigital Life group at Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences Fashion and technology: smart garments
Mediated social touch
Touch and development
Touch, care and wellbeing
Midas touch effect
How does touch work exactly?
Meisner FA1 Ruffini
Location Movement Vibration Skin stretch
Slow stroking motion
Lken et al. (2009)
Communicating emotions through touch
Sympathy it was!
Anger it was!
Anger 59* Hitting, squeezing, Fear 51* Trembling, squeezing, Happiness 38 Swinging,
shaking, liftingSadness 35 Stroking, squeezing, Disgust 83* Pushing, lifting,
tappingSurprise 24 Squeezing, lifting, shakingEmbarrassment 18 Shaking,
tapping, Envy 21 Pulling, lifting, strokingPride 25 Shaking, lifting,
squeezingLove 62* Stroking, finger interlock, Gratitude 66* Shaking, lifting,
squeezingSympathy 57* Patting, stroking,
Hertenstein et al. (2006)
Touch is vital to us
Touch is a complex sense
Touch has rich effects
The wrist is a efficient place for receiving haptic signals. Vibro-haptic stimuli are very effective. Context is important for understanding thouch.
1.5 inch is the resolution distance for incremental feel.
A watch. A wristband. A glass. A hat. A shirt. A belt. A ring. A glove. A sock. A sleeve. A wearable.
Navigate with Belty
Making distance bearable
Parihug, as found at SXCreate
Lechal insoles that helps to navigate and track
Experience & explore
Pavlok pain band (1)Bluetooth steered engines + research app (2)Experience sweatband (10)
Myo band (1)
Design the haptic notifications for a journey of a service/task
Lyft shared drive
Social car sharingPlan a route and someone doing a similar ride finds youAll mobile use
Think on possible haptic moments Choose one or two moments How will these moments feel
Sketch them on the paper.
And it is all about the discussion.
Design for adaptive
The things are the mediators, the conversational piece for your
service to build stories & relations.
Haptics are part of a dialog, part of adaptive services that function in a
rule based system.
The touchpoints of haptics are the notifications of a service to
in the moment playful
beyond the screen
Uber in Messenger
Uber via Amazon EchoThe Verge:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o26xCTP6n2Q
Jibo at SXCreate
Conversational haptic coach
Research Beyond Glass; Digital Life Lab & info.nl
March 14, 2016