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BNAIC 2014: Call for Thesis abstracts

By | 2017-04-28T16:32:20+00:00 October 8th, 2014|Announcements, Events, Uncategorised|

To allow students to submit extended abstracts of recently accepted Bachelor or Master theses, the BNAIC organisation has decided to *extend the deadline* for submission of type-D papers *only*. Students are invited to submit a one or two-page abstract of their accepted AI-related thesis. The thesis should be accepted after June 1st, 2013. Type D-papers [...]

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PhD Thesis Abstract – Laura Mocanu-Antanas: Relational Visual Recognition

By | 2017-04-28T16:32:30+00:00 October 8th, 2014|Phd Abstracts, Uncategorised|

Title: Relational Visual Recognition (Relationele visuele herkenning) Author: Mocanu-Antanas, Laura Issue Date: 11-Jun-2014 Abstract In contrast to statistical visual recognition, relational visual recognition aims at employing relational representations for solving visual recognition problems. For high-level tasks involving complex objects and scenes, low- and mid-level visual features do not always suffice. In these cases it is the component objects, [...]

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Symposium Report – “Monte Carlo Search is Everywhere”

By | 2017-04-28T16:32:44+00:00 July 9th, 2014|Event reports, Uncategorised|

Mark Winands (DKE, Maastricht University) On December 2, in collaboration with SIKS and the BNVKI, the Department of Knowledge Engineering (DKE) at Maastricht University organized a symposium called “Monte-Carlo Search is Everywhere”. The symposium was held in honour of Pim Nijssen’s Ph.D. defence. The purpose of the symposium was to give an overview on recent [...]

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PhD Thesis Abstract: Tommy Messelis

By | 2017-04-28T16:33:08+00:00 July 8th, 2014|Phd Abstracts, Uncategorised|

Algorithm performance prediction for practical combinatorial optimisation problems Promotor: dr. P. De Causmaecker , CODeS KULeuven, campus Kortrijk This dissertation investigates algorithm performance predictions in the context of combinatorial optimisation problems. The project is inspired by existing studies on running time predictions for complete search methods solving classical decision and optimisation problems. It considers more [...]

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BNVKI-AIABN Board Seeking a New Member

By | 2014-07-02T07:22:49+00:00 July 2nd, 2014|Uncategorised|

The board of the BNVKI-AIABN is inviting a new enthusiastic member to strengthen the team and to develop new activities. We especially seek someone who can reinforce the links with industry. The term will start at our association’s upcoming General Assembly during the BNAIC'14, November 6-7, 2014. The board uses teleconferencing for approx. 9 meetings per year and [...]

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Report AWAI (Away With Artificial Intelligence) to Berlin

By | 2017-04-28T16:34:02+00:00 June 30th, 2014|Event reports, Events, Uncategorised|

AWAI (Away With Artificial Intelligence) is a yearly event organised by the NSVKI (Nederlandse StudieVereniging Kunstmatige Intelligentie). For this year's AWAI, we have planned a trip to Berlin. The trip took place from the 29th of May until the 1st of June. The original plan was to go to Berlin by bus with 50 participants [...]

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PhD Thesis Abstract: Joris Maervoet

By | 2017-04-28T16:34:16+00:00 June 28th, 2014|Phd Abstracts, Uncategorised|

Joris Maervoet - Quality Maintenance in Geographical Data and Services for Spatial Networks Promotor: Prof.dr. Patrick De Causmaecker Copromotor: dr. ir. Greet Vanden Berghe Promotion Date: 13 January 2014 The present thesis describes various applications based on concrete questions originating from GIS practice. It aims at the design and validation of (1) methods to maintain [...]

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PhD Thesis Abstract: Arlette van Wissen

By | 2017-04-28T16:34:27+00:00 June 27th, 2014|Phd Abstracts, Uncategorised|

  Promotor: Prof.dr. J. Treur (VU) Copromotor: Dr. M.C.A. Klein (VU)Promotion: 25 March 2014 How can we change our behavior when change is hard? And how can we make sure our change is actually a change for the better? Human behavior and decision making is notoriously complex, as it involves many different facets, such as uncertainty, [...]

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Call for organization: BNAIC 2015

By | 2017-04-28T16:34:46+00:00 June 26th, 2014|Announcements, Uncategorised|

The Board of the BNVKI/AIABN is seeking a candidate University to host the BNAIC 2015 conference, the 27th edition of the Benelux Artificial Intelligence Conference. After two years in The Netherlands (Delft in 2013 and Nijmegen this year) it would be nice to have a Belgian or Luxembourg university willing to organize the 2015 edition of [...]

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