Special Workshops

Special Workshop 1

Second International Workshop on the Lognormality Principle and its Applications

The goal of the workshop is to bring together researchers from all over the world working with the Kinematic Theory and its lognormal models to investigate various applications like handwriting recognition, signature verification, data augmentation, human computer interface, handwriting learning, developmental and biomedical issues and devices and artistic applications, etc. Invited and contributed oral and poster presentations will be included. Call for papers will appear here. Registration for the workshop will open in the Spring 2019.


  • Angelo Marcelli, Department of Information and Electrical Engineering and Applied Mathematics, University of Salerno, Italy
  • Miguel Ángel Ferrer Ballester, Instituto Universitario para el Desarrollo Tecnológico e Innovación en Comunicaciones, Universidad de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria
  • Réjean Plamondon, Département de génie Électrique, École Polytechnique de Montréal, Canada


Special Workshop 2

Mobile Brain-Body Imaging (MoBI)

In this hands-on training workshop, participants will be introduced to real-time, multimodal, portable data acquisition and analysis using wearable wireless EEG devices and other sensors. Registration for the workshop will open in the Spring 2019.


Special Workshop 3

Artistic Brain-Computer Interface (BCI) Hackathon

Hackathons are brainstorming and collaborative marathons designed to rapidly produce working prototypes. In this hackathon, groups of participants from the arts, humanities, science and engineering will be organized to develop artistic BCI prototypes during the conference, which will be presented at this workshop. Registration for the workshop will open in the Spring 2019.