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Free University of Bozen-Bolzano

29 Nov 2022 30 Nov 2022

SENSHome | 3rd international workshop on indoor comfort

The SENSHOME project is organising the 3rd International Workshop on Interior Comfort for People with Special Needs

Date 29 Nov 2022 - 09:00 30 Nov 2022 - 09:30

Location BOZEN-BOLZANO NOI Techpark & MS-Teams

More information Dr. Marco Caniato
marco.caniato@unibz.it

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Description

On 29 and 30 November, unibz will host presentations on the understanding of indoor environments, which must be tested in their various aspects of user perception of comfort, in order to define the performance of all elements and the general perception of environmental quality: 
- A scientific workshop on the topics of inclusive design and comfort of environments will be held on 29 November. The event will be hybrid in English. 
- On the morning of 30 November, a technical seminar for professionals will be held on the topic of Minimum Environmental Criteria for the design of inclusive environments. On the afternoon of 30 November there will be a seminar on user experience and the interaction of occupants with the indoor environment and its perception. On 30 November, the event will be bilingual in presence with the support of simultaneous translators exclusively for the afternoon event.


For both days, the event is free of charge.

To register, please click on the following link:

29.11.2022 - Scientific Workshop (The TEAMS link to the workshop will be included in your confirmation email)


29th November: Scientific Workshop
(in English)

Morning Session

• 9:30 – 9:45 Prof. Andrea Gasparella (Free University of Bozen)

• 9:45 – 10:30 Beauty and Disabilities between figure and ground (M. Borghetto, Health and social care facility of Veneto Region)

• 10:30 – 11:15 Indoor environment is for people - all people (Prof J. Toftum Denmark Technical University)

• 11:15 – 11:30 Break

• 11:30 – 12:15 Redefining quality of life: non-standard design strategies for neurodivergent individuals (Prof. G. Scavuzzo, University of Trieste)

• 12:15 – 13.00 PhD session

• 13.00 – 14.00 Sessione poster coordinated by Eureka in conjunction with lunch break 

13:00 - 14.00 Buffet lunch break (not provided)

Afternoon Session

• 14.00 – 14:45 Creating inclusive learning environments – the importance of ventilation and indoor environmental quality in the age of Covid (Prof. R. S. McLeod, University of Graz)

• 14.45 – 15.30 The facettes of Human Centered Design: Potentials and Challenges (D. Krainer, Carinthia University of Applied Science)

• 15.30 – 15.45 Break

• 15.45 – 16.30 Designing Healthy Sensory Environments for Neurodiverse Children (Professor. S. Kanakri, Ball State University, Indiana, USA)

• 16.30 – 17.00 Indoor comfort for inclusive spaces (dr. Marco Caniato, Free University of Bozen) 

• 17.00 – 17.15 Final Greetings


30th November: Training course with practitioners
(ita & de, afternoon session with simultaneous translation)

Morning Session – Class for designers

• 9.30 – 9.35 Introduction to the project (Prof. Gasparella, Free University of Bozen) 

• 9.35 – 10.00 Uniquely Human: Autism Spectrum Disorders (M. Borghetto, Health and social care facility of Veneto Region)

• 10.00 – 10.30 Participatory research as a development approach in SENSHome (L. Wohofsky, Carinthia University of Applied Science)

• 10.30 – 10.45 Break 

• 10.45 – 11.15 Indoor comfort for special needs (ing. PhD M. Caniato, Free University of Bozen)

• 11.15 – 11.45 Alternative perceptual models of architectural space (ing. PhD. F. Bettarello & arch PhD. P. Limonicin, University of Trieste)

• 11.45 – 12.15 Integrated sensors and system for indoor spaces (M. Raffael, Eureka System)

• 12.15 – 12.30 Q&A 

12.30 - 14.00 Lunch break (not provided)

Afternoon Session

• 14.00 – 14.30 Poster session

• 14.30 – 14.40 Welcome (Board of Engineers of Bozen)

• 14.40 – 15.00 The importance of the interregional cooperation (dott.ssa Sabine Lamprecht, Joint Secretariat of Interreg Program)

• 15.00 – 15.30 SENSHome scenario @unibz (M. Raffael, Eureka System; P. Limoncin & A. Dordolin,  University of Trieste)

• 15.30 – 16.00 Stakeholders experience: associations' views in relation to SENSHome results (Fondazione Progetto Autismo + others)

• 16.00 – 17.00 Visit SENSHome scenario + video - we shall move to a different place (LAB3)

• 17.00 – 17.30 Stakeholders experience: associations' views in relation to SENSHome results (AEB + others)

• 17.30 – 18 Results of the valutation of SENSHome (A. Marzi, Free University of Bozen and S. Fink, Carinthia University of applied Science)

• 18 – 18.30 Stakeholders experience: associations' views in relation to SENSHome results (Fondazione Trentina Autismo + others)

• 18:30 Final greetings and buffet aperitif


Scientific committee
Prof. Andrea Gasparella
Dr. Marco Caniato
Dr. Federica Bettarello
Ing. Arianna Marzi

Organizing committee
Prof. Andrea Gasparella
Dr. Marco Caniato
Dr. Federica Bettarello
Ing. Arianna Marzi
Arch. Paola Limoncin