The SIDN (Stichting Internet Domeinregistratie Nederland) Fund has an open call for project proposals on the topic of Responsible AI (deadline 17 September 2018). Projects must have impact on Dutch society. Read the details (in Dutch).
On 6 and 7 November TNO organizes a Hackathon about Explainable AI, Hackathon XAI 2018: Design and Prototyping. During this event, students, PhD students and postdocs are challenged to prototype innovative ways to increase transparency, deeper understanding and pervasiveness by integrating explainable AI in lifestyle support applications. Two days of hard and challenging work, coaching [...]
The Luxembourg Logic for AI Summit (LuxLogAI 2018) will be held 17-26 September 2018 in Luxembourg. It brings together, amongst others, the 2nd International Joint Conference on Rules and Reasoning (RuleML+RR 2018), the Reasoning Web Summer School (RW 2018), the 4th Global Conference on Artificial Intelligence (GCAI 2018), DecisionCAMP 2018, the MIREL workshop and the annual meeting of [...]
Virginia Dignum has recently been elected as Fellow of the European Artificial Intelligence Association (EURAI). The EURAI Fellows programme recognises European AI researchers who have made exceptional contributions to the field. The Fellows are selected from the top 3% AI researchers in Europe. In recent years, Virginia has played an important role in putting responsible [...]
The CLAIRE initiative, initiated by Holger Hoos, Morten Irgens, and Philipp Slusallek, is aimed at uniting the AI community in Europe and guiding EU and national administrations in allocating funding for excellence in AI research. In a nutshell, CLAIRE is about “Excellence across all of AI. For all of Europe. With a Human-Centred Focus.” Everyone [...]
The German Academic Exchange service (DAAD) offers a “Postdoctoral Researchers’ Networking Tour” for postdocs working related to Artificial Intelligence who are interested in job opportunities in Germany (academic and non-academic). We offer: a practice orientated and diverse programme to suit the requirements of the participants coverage of programme related costs in Germany (accommodation, domestic travel, most [...]
As in previous years the study association CognAC organised ACAIS (the Annual CognAC Artificial Intelligence Symposium), a symposium dedicated to showcasing the latest developments in the field of artificial intelligence to its attendees and inspire them for future projects. This year, the theme was AI & Language: a growing and interesting field within Artificial Intelligence. [...]
The 20th European Agent Systems Summer School will be held at the department of Data-Science and Knowledge Engineering of Maastricht University in the Netherlands from June 18th till 22nd, 2018. More information here: https://project.dke.maastrichtuniversity.nl/easss/
The 31st International Conference on Legal Knowledge and Information Systems (JURIX 2018) will be held in Groningen (The Netherlands), 12-14 december 2018. More information can be found at http://jurix2018.ai.rug.nl.
The BNAIC 2017 postproceedings were published in the Springer CCIS series. It contains all 11 Type A regular papers accepted for oral presentation (37% of the 30 Type A submissions). Verheij, B., & Wiering, M. (eds.) (2018). Artificial Intelligence. 29th Benelux Conference, BNAIC 2017. Groningen, The Netherlands, November 8-9, 2017. Revised Selected Papers (Communications in Computer and [...]