I tried this long ago with Poser and gave up for two reasons: complexity and objectivity.
Stuff like this opens Worm Cans about the issues surrounding the techniques. For demonstration purposes outside your organization, it might be a moot point.
But using it to catalogue [accurately] O'Sensei's motions would be one hell of a good idea -- interesting to see, at the VERY least.
Is this a completed project or are there more animations to come?