Skip to the content of the web site.

AI Seminar 2007

January 12, 2007 at 11:30am

Speaker: Laurant Charlin
Title: Automated Hierarchy Discovery for Planning in Partially Observable Domains
Location: AI Lab (DC 2306C)
Food: Robin Cohen


Feb 2, 2007 at *2:00pm*

Speaker: Yiyu Yao, University of Regina
Title: Three Perspectives of Granular Computing
Location: AI Lab (DC 2306 C)


Feb 9, 2007 at 11:30 am

Speaker: Shady Shehata, Electrical and Computer Engineering
Title: Enhancing Text Clustering using Concept-based Mining Model
Location: AI Lab (DC 2306C)


Feb 16, 2007 at 11:30am

Speaker: Shai Ben-David
Title: Learning when training input and test data come from different distributions
Location: AI Lab (DC 2306 C)


March 9, 2007 at 11:30 am

Speaker: Allan Caine
Title:The AI Hardness of CAPTCHAs does not imply Robust Network Security
Location: AI Lab (DC 2306C)


April 27, 2007 at 11:30 am

Speakers: Greg Hines and Michelle Zhang
Title: Using Adaptive Consultation of Experts to Improve Convergence Rates in Multiagent Learning and
Reducing Communication Cost: A Mechanism Design Approach
Location: AI Lab (DC 2306 C)


May 4, 2007 at 12:30 pm

Speaker: Paul Thagard
Title: Emotional Conciousness: A Neural Model of how Cognitive Appraisal and Somatic Perception Interact to Produce Qualitative Experience
Location: AI Lab (DC 2306C)
Food: Greg Hines


May 11, 2007 at 12:30pm

Speaker: Dana Wilkinson
Title: Subjective Mapping
Location: AI Lab (DC 2306C)


May 18, 2007 at 12:30pm

Speaker: David Yeung
Title: TBA
Location: AI Lab (DC 2306C)


May 25, 2007 at 12:30

Speaker: Xin Li
Title: Integrating Value-Directed Compression and Belief Compression for POMDPs
Location: AI Lab (DC 2306C)
Food: Saeed Hassanpour


June 1, 2007 at 12:30

Speaker: Chun-Hung Li
Title: User participation models in online forum and regularization methods for classifier combination
Location: AI Lab (DC 2306C)
Food: Pascal Poupart


June 15, 2007 at 10:00 am

Speaker: Julie Weber (University of Michigan)
Title: Intelligent Assistance: Active Learning of User Preferences and the Michigan Autonomous Guidance System
Location: AI Lab (DC 2306C)


June 22, 2007 at 12:30 pm

Speaker: Russ Greiner (University of Alberta)
Title:An Alternative Approach to Designing Clinical Trials: Budgeted Learning of Probabilistic Classifiers
Location: AI Lab (DC 2306C)


June 28, 2007 at 1:00 pm (note unusual date and time)

Speaker: Sandip Sen (University of Tulsa)
Title: Robust Agent Communities
Location: AI Lab (DC 2306C)


July 19, 2007 at 11:30 am (not unusual date and time)

Speaker: Jie Zhang
Title: An Incentive Mechanism for Promoting Honesty in E-Marketplaces
Location: AI Lab (DC 2306C)


September 20, 2007 at 1:30pm

Speaker: Scott Sanner (University of Toronto)
Title: Approximate Solution Techniques for Factored First-order MDPs
Location: AI Lab (DC 2306C)
Food:


September 21, 2007 at 11:30am

Speaker: Gerhard Lakemeyer (Aachen University of Technology, Germany)
Title: Robocup is Coming Home
Location: AI Lab (DC 2306C)
Food:


October 5, 2007 at 11:30 am

Speaker: Andrea Bunt
Title: Providing Users with Explanations in a Mixed-Initiative System for GUI Customization
Location: AI Lab (DC 2306 C)
Food: Shai Ben-David


October 12, 2007 at 11:30am

Speaker: Chun Wang (University of Western Ontario)
Title: Bidding Languages and Winner Determination for Auction-Based Decentralized Scheduling
Location: AI Lab (DC 2306C)
Food: Greg Hines


October 17th, 2007 at 1:00pm

Speaker: Yves Lesperance (York University)
Title: Incremental Plan Recognition in an Agent Programming Framework
Location: AI Lab (DC 2306 C)
Food:


October 19th, at 11:30 am

Speaker: Dana Wilkinson
Title: Subjective Mapping
Location: AI Lab (DC 2306C)
Food:Tyrel Russell


October 26th at 11:30 am

Speaker: Milen Pavlov
Title: Finding Experts by Link Prediction in Co-authorship Networks
Location: AI Lab (DC 2306 C)
Food: Farheen Omar


November 9, at 11:30 am

Speaker: Hojjat Ghaderi (University of Toronto)
Title:
What can agents achieve? A logical theory of joint ability in teamwork
Location: AI Lab (DC 2306C)
Food:


December 14, 2007 at 11:30 am

Speaker: Thomas Zeugmann, Hokkaido University, Japan
Title: Clustering the Google Distance Using Graph Cuts
Location: AI Lab (DC 2306 C)