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BNAIC 2014 – Call for Papers

By | 2017-04-28T16:35:33+00:00 April 3rd, 2014|Announcements, Events, Uncategorised|

This year, the 26th Benelux Conference on Artificial Intelligence (BNAIC 2014) is organized by the Radboud University Nijmegen under the auspices of the Benelux Association for Artificial Intelligence (BNVKI) and the Dutch Research School for Information and Knowledge Systems (SIKS). BNAIC 2014 will be held in De Vereeniging, Nijmegen, The Netherlands, on Thursday 6 and Friday [...]

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Event Report: SemDial 2013 (DialDam) in Amsterdam by Raquel Fernandez

By | 2017-04-28T16:35:48+00:00 April 2nd, 2014|Event reports, Events, Uncategorised|

The SemDial Workshop Series, which has been taking place annually since its first edition in 1997, brings together researchers interested in human interaction and dialogue systems in a variety of disciplines. While in the initial years of the series the focus was on what could be called classic natural language semantics and pragmatics, over the [...]

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The Seventh European Workshop on Probabilistic Graphical Models

By | 2017-04-28T16:35:57+00:00 April 2nd, 2014|Events, Uncategorised|

The European Workshop on Probabilistic Graphical Models (PGM) is a biennial workshop that brings together researchers interested in all aspects of graphical models for probabilistic reasoning, decision making, and learning. PGM 2014 is the seventh edition of the workshop. Previous meetings in the series were held in: Granada, Spain (2012) Helsinki, Finland (2010) Hirtshals, Denmark [...]

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Call for Proposals: Lorentz Center

By | 2017-04-28T16:36:10+00:00 April 2nd, 2014|Announcements, Uncategorised|

Deadlines for submission of workshop proposals are 15 January, 15 May and 15 September. In each evaluation round, proposals for workshops taking place within 16 months after the deadline will be evaluated. We strongly recommend consulting Henriette Jensenius with a draft proposal or a preliminary idea at an early stage ( jensenius@lorentzcenter.nl, telephone +31 (71)527 5580). The [...]

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Symposium on Virtual Reality and Physiological Measurements for Training and Therapy

By | 2017-04-28T16:36:22+00:00 April 2nd, 2014|Events, Uncategorised|

Within academia, society and industry, currently much attention is paid to Virtual Reality and Physiological Measurements for Training and Therapy. To realize knowledge dissemination between these different parties, VU Amsterdam and TU Delft organize this symposium. The program will include plenary talks, demos, and parallel presentation sessions, all with the main aim to exchange scientific knowledge [...]

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Interactive Intelligence 2014 Workshop

By | 2017-04-28T16:36:42+00:00 April 2nd, 2014|Events, Uncategorised|

“Interactive intelligence” underlies, and emerges during, the repeated interaction of human or artificial actors who cooperate to achieve a joint goal. Based on this higher-level intelligence, these actors are able to engage in a fluent and robust communication with their partners, interpret the social situation, take decisions that are cognitively and emotionally grounded and justified, [...]

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Benelearn 2014 Conference

By | 2017-04-28T16:36:49+00:00 April 2nd, 2014|Events, Uncategorised|

BENELEARN is the annual machine learning conference of Belgium and the Netherlands. This conference serves as a forum for researchers to exchange ideas, present recent work and foster collaboration in the field of machine learning and its applications. The 23rd edition of the annual Belgian-Dutch Conference on Machine Learning (BENELEARN) will be organised in Brussels, Belgium [...]

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Session on AI & Games by Jaap van den Herik (BNAIC 2013)

By | 2017-04-28T16:37:00+00:00 January 14th, 2014|Event reports, Uncategorised|

The AI & Games session consisted of three presentations. The games were completely different, ranging from a logical game via an emotional one to a 9x5 board game. The first presentation was titled “How much does it help to know what she knows you know? An agent-based simulation study”, authored by Harmen De Weerd, Rineke [...]

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Collegerama Recordings of BNAIC 2013

By | 2017-04-28T16:37:09+00:00 January 13th, 2014|Event reports, Uncategorised|

Presentation 1: Luc Steels (Keynote Speaker) Video of the presentation Abstract To celebrate the anniversary of BNAIC, I will look back into the history of the field and try to distill 10 powerful ideas, and how they have been discovered and put into practice. This should help us to come up with a good picture [...]

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Session VIa: AI & Social Media by Aske Plaat (BNAIC 2013)

By | 2017-04-28T16:37:23+00:00 January 13th, 2014|Event reports, Uncategorised|

The first paper was on cyber bullying. The paper is entitle “Expert knowledge for automatic detection of bullies in social networks”, by Maral Dadvar, dolf Trieschnigg and Franciska de Jong of Twente University. This paper was one of the runners-up for the best paper award. Maral Dadvar was presenting. Cyberbullying is a serious social problem [...]

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