Program

Monday September 15, 2014

9:00 – 9:30am Welcome and opening
Stefania Bandini (University of Milano-Bicocca)
Giuseppe Vizzari and Sara Manzoni (University of Milano-Bicocca)

Human behaviour in crowd 

What is a crowd? Cross-disciplinary convergences
Stefania Bandini (University of Milano-Bicocca)

Social Simulation and Pedestrian Crowd Dynamics: Interdisciplinary Needs and Methodological Approach
Andrea Gorrini (CROWDYXITY, Milano)

T-pattern analysis in human behavior: could it work on crowds?
Barbara Diana (University of Milano-Bicocca)

Perceptual Urban Simulation: the relevance of introducing dynamic features
Eugenio Morello, Barbara Piga (Politecnico di Milano)

Tuesday September 16, 2014

Modeling and Simulation 

Fundamentals of Crowd Dynamics Characteristic in Panic
Majid Sarvi (Monash University, Melbourne – AUSTRALIA)

Modeling crowd dynamics with computer vision techniques for building crowd management anticipative systems
Georgios Sirakoulis (Democritus University of Thrace – GREECE)

Micro-Simulation Agent-Based tools to assess and simulate the dynamic behavior of crowds and pedestrians in normal operations and in evacuation scenarios
Mizar Luca Federici (CROWDYXITY, Milano)

Pedestrian and Crowd Models: Levels, Lifecycle, Approaches
Giuseppe Vizzari (University of Milano-Bicocca – ITALY)

Wednesday September 17, 2014

Empirical evidences: fundamentals and computer-vision contributions

Visual tracking of People in crowd
Rita Cucchiara (University of Modena – Reggio Emilia – ITALY)

Visual Detection of small groups in crowd
Simone Calderara (University of Modena – Reggio Emilia – ITALY)

Pedestrians dynamics: collection and analysis of empirical data
Ulrich Kemloh Wagoum (Institute for Advanced Simulations Julich – GERMANY)

Cellular Automata models in crowd evacuation: from software to hardware
Georgios Sirakoulis (Democritus University of Thrace – GREECE)

Thursday September 18, 2014

From theory to application 

Evacuation planning for large areas: An application to the Indonesian city of Padang
Gregor Lammel (Institute for Advanced Simulations Julich – GERMANY)

Cellular Automata models in crowd evacuation: From software to hardware
Gerogios Sirakoulis (Democritus University of Thrace – GREECE)

The Crystals Project: Applied Research at the Hajj
Giuseppe Vizzari (University of Milano-Bicocca – ITALY)

Models integration and on field data collection: the case of vehicle-pedestrian interaction
Kenichiro Shimura (The University of Tokyo – JAPAN)

Friday September 19, 2014

ALIAS WORKSHOP – Mobility and elderly

Elderly, Mobility and the Role of Advanced research and Technology
Stefania Bandini (University of Milano-Bicocca – ITALY)

Psychological factors in safety and mobility of older pedestrians
Viola Cavallo (IFSTTAR/LEPSIS – FRANCE)

Capturing elderlies driving behavior: A novel approach
Majid Sarvi (Monash University, Melbourne – AUSTRALIA)

How to face “Super Ageing Society”? : Empowering system, process, and actors
Hiroko Kudo (Chuo University, Tokyo – JAPAN)

A trans-disciplinary conversation about longevity and design
Francesco Zurlo, Carla Sedini (Politecnico di Milano)

The “ABILITY” Research Project: Challenges and opportunities
Olivia Realdon (University of Milano-Bicocca – ITALY)

Research works from the ALIAS PhD Program

 

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