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The Future of (Embodied) AI

By | 2017-04-28T13:42:41+00:00 October 9th, 2014|Announcements, Events, Uncategorised|

BNAIC participates in the celebration of the famous Belgian anatomist Vesalius (born 500 years ago) with a Round Table about the role of embodiment in AI, followed by a performance of the tragi-comic opera Casparo, composed by AI pioneer Luc Steels and premiered at IJCAI Barcelona in 2011. This is a unique chance to discuss [...]

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Call for Papers: PAAMS 2015

By | 2017-04-28T16:31:32+00:00 October 9th, 2014|Announcements, Events, Uncategorised|

Research on Agents and Multi-Agent Systems has matured during the last decade and many eective applications of this technology are now deployed. PAAMS provides an international forum to present and discuss the latest scientic developments and their eective applications, to assess the impact of the approach, and to facilitate technology transfer. PAAMS started as a local initiative, but has since grown [...]

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Call for Participation: Dutch-Belgian Reinforcement Learning workshop

By | 2017-04-28T16:31:54+00:00 October 8th, 2014|Announcements, Events, Uncategorised|

After successful previous editions in Delft and Maastricht, we are happy to announce that the next Dutch-Belgian Reinforcement Learning workshop will take place on Friday November 28 at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel. The workshop will be hosted by the Brussels AI-lab. The goal of the workshop is to bring together the local reinforcement learning community [...]

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Event Report: Symposium USCKI Incognito

By | 2017-04-28T16:32:05+00:00 October 8th, 2014|Announcements, Events, Uncategorised|

“The Simpo: Learn Through Simulating Society” On June 13th, 2014, the study association for Cognitive Artificial Intelligence Utrecht (USCKI Incognito) held her annual symposium. This year's symposium was titled The Simpo: Learn Through Simulating Society. Various speakers talked about their research in the field of Artificial Intelligence and simulations. Dr. Marco Wiering, the day’s moderator from Groningen, opened [...]

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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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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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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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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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ACAIS 2014 Symposium – Robotics

By | 2017-04-28T16:34:58+00:00 June 1st, 2014|Event reports, Events, Uncategorised|

Every year study association CognAC organises a symposium related to artificial intelligence: the Annual CognAC Artificial Intelligence Symposium (ACAIS). The goal of the symposium is to inform students (and other attendees) about the latest developments in AI and inspire them for future projects. This year the ACAIS took place on the 7th of May, for the [...]

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ECML PKDD 2014 – Call for Panel Organizers

By | 2017-04-28T16:35:10+00:00 May 26th, 2014|Announcements, Uncategorised|

Many hot topics related to research in Machine Learning and Knowledge Discovery are worthy of ample discussion within our community. Setting priorities for our research, identifying appropriate topics and partners (whether academic or industrial) for cooperation in our subsequent project applications, balancing topic coverage within courses we teach, and assessing the impact of our own [...]

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