On 5 February 2019, several research groups of KU Leuven are jointly organising a Decision Intelligence Seminar at Campus De Nayer, Sint-Katelijn-Waver. This event is aimed at both professionals and academics, and present recent methods to get a grip on companies' decision processes, including a number of succesful case studies. More information can be found on the [...]
Several awards were handed out at BNAIC 2018: SNN Best Paper Award: Hui Wang, Michael Emmerich, Aske Plaat Assessing the Potential of Classical Q-learning in General Game Playing SKBS Best Demo Award: Laura van der Lubbe, Charlotte Gerritsen, Daniel Formolo, Marco Otte, Tibor Bosse An Application for Training Verbal Resilience to Doorstep Scams using Virtual [...]
On September 20th, the first workshop of the EU High Level Expert Group on Artificial Intelligence (EU HLEG AI) took place in Brussels. The workshop was attended by the 52 members of the expert group appointed by the European Commission (see the list at https://ec.europa.eu/digital-single-market/en/high-level-expert-group-artificial-intelligence), extended with reserve members. The workshop was attended by former [...]
On Friday, October 19th, the Innovation Center for Artificial Intelligence (https://icai.ai/) will organise 'ICAI: AI voor Nederland'. During this event, various speakers from academia, industry and the government will discuss opportunities for technology, talent and society in the Netherlands. A number of places are still available via: https://icai.ai/aanmelding-icai-ai-voor-nederland/. The event will be mainly in Dutch.
The ACM SIGAI Student Essay Contest on Artificial Intelligence Technologies offers a chance to win one of several $500 monetary prizes or a Skype conversation with a leading AI researcher including Joanna Bryson, Murray Campbell, Eric Horvitz, Peter Norvig, Iyad Rahwan, Francesca Rossi, or Toby Walsh. Students are invited to write an essay discussing this [...]
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 [...]
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/