AAAI 2013 Doctoral Consortium

AAAI 2013 Doctoral Consortium


This is a simple page to provide basic information about the 2013 Doctoral Consortium at AAAI 2013.


Preliminary Program

This program is preliminary and is likely to be updated several times before the DC. Please check back to ensure you have the latest version. (Current version uploaded: Tuesday 2013-07-09.)

The names shown are in order of Student Participant / Mentor.

Location: Room Evergreen E (on the lobby level of the Hyatt Regency Bellevue Hotel)



SUNDAY 14 JULY 2013

0900 - 0940: Introduction
0940 - 1020: Daniel Bauer: Understanding Descriptions of Visual Scenes using Graph Grammars / Ayanna Howard
Coffee
1050 - 1130: Adrian Ratter: Optimization of Heterogeneous Computing Resources for Robotic Mapping / Makoto Yokoo
1130 - 1210: Mariana Mendoza: Wisdom of crowds in bioinformatics: What can we learn (and gain) from collective decisions? / Matthew E. Taylor
Lunch
1340 - 1420: Brent Harrison: Creating Model-Based Adaptive Environments Using Game-Specific and Game-Dependent Analytics / Alex Rogers
1420 - 1500: Matthew Hatem: Heuristic Search for Large Problems with Real Costs / Toby Walsh
Coffee
1510 - 1600: Shekhar Gupta: An Optimal Task Assignment Policy and Performance Diagnosis Strategy for Heterogeneous Hadoop Cluster / Kiri Wagstaff
1600 - 1640: Sviatlana Danilava: Artificial Conversational Companions / Marie des Jardins
1645 - 1800: Panel Discussion: Launching and Managing a Research Career
Panelists: Marie des Jardins, Francesca Rossi and Toby Walsh


1900: DC Dinner: Tap House Grill, Bellevue

Location:

550, 106th Avenue NE Bellevue, WA 98004
Phone - (425) 467 1730
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MONDAY 15 JULY 2013


0900 - 0940: Daniel Schlegel: Concurrent Reasoning with Inference Graphs / Peter McBurney
0940 - 1020: Timothy Wiley: Multi-Strategy Learning of Robotic Behaviours via Qualitative Reasoning / Ron Parr
Coffee
1050 - 1130: Anastasia Paparrizou: Efficient Algorithms for Strong Local Consistencies in Constraint Satisfaction Problems / Francesca Rossi
1130 - 1210: Alessandro Panella: Multiagent Stochastic Planning With Bayesian Policy Recognition / Boi Faltings
Lunch
1340 - 1420: Walter Lasecki: Crowdsourcing for Deployable Intelligent Systems / Kate Larson
1420 - 1500: Gary Doran: Distribution Kernel Methods for Multiple Instance Learning / Sven Koenig
Coffee
1510 - 1600: Ying Zhu: Tools for Preference Reasoning / Berthe Choueiry
1600 - 1640: Christopher Wilt: Steps towards a Science of Heuristic Search / David Sarne
1640 - 1720: Johannes Fichte: Backdoors to Tractability of Answer-Set Programming / Michael Thielscher

1730: Close of 2013 DC



Your Presentation



Poster Presentation

The AAAI-13 Poster Session will include Doctoral Consortium posters, EAAI posters, Poker Competition posters, Student Abstracts, and a light reception on Tuesday, July 16 from 5:45 - 7:30 PM.

Here are the guidelines for the session:



Tips from Past Participants

Here are some suggestions from DC students in previous years:



Programme Committee

We are most grateful to assistance from the Program Committee for reviewing submissions.



Contacts


© 2013 Peter McBurney