The first ever Emotion Hack Day took place in Helsinki, Finland on 28.8 – 29.8.2015.

24 hours, 40 people on-site + streaming to 200 followers.

Examples of projects:

  • a game-like application for gathering big data on emotions conveyed by facial expressions (works currently only on Firefox)
  • an application that transformed facial expression data into an emoji (called
  • emoji visualization and mapping to emotion dimensions
  • transforming psychophysiological emotion data into sound

Supported by organizations such as Affectiva, Noldus, Ambronite, The Finnish national broadcasting company Yle and Reaktor.

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