Technical program

Wednesday, November 20
Registration desk open: 8.30 — 9.30 and 12.30 — 14.00.

09.00 — 12.30 PhD symposium
12.30 — 13.30 Lunch
13.30 — 13.45 Welcome
13.45 — 15.05 Plenary session 1 (Session chair: Manfred Jaeger)

  • Asma Ammar, Zied Elouedi and Pawan Lingras. Decremental Possibilistic K-Modes
  • Mike Ashcroft. Performing decision – theoretic inference in Bayesian network ensemble models
  • Sofie Therese Hansen, Carsten Stahlhut and Lars Kai Hansen. Expansion of the Variational Garrote to a Multiple Measurement Vectors Model
  • Anders Holst and Arndt Jonasson. Classification of movement patterns in skiing

15.05 — 15.35 Coffee break
15.35 — 16.35 Plenary session 2 (Session chair: Anders L. Madsen)

  • Slawomir Nowaczyk, Rune Prytz, Thorsteinn Rognvaldsson and Stefan Byttner. Towards a Machine Learning Algorithm for
    Predicting Truck Compressor Failures Using Logged Vehicle Data
  • H. Joe Steinhauer and Alexander Karlsson. Traceable Uncertainty for Threat Evaluation in Air to Ground Scenarios
  • Helge Langseth. Beating the bookie: A look at statistical models for prediction of football matches

16.45 — 17.15 SAIS Master Thesis Award.

  • Andrea Baisero: Encoding Sequential Structures   using Kernels – Path-Based Feature Space Embeddings for Sequential Data.

15.15               SAIS general assembly
19.00               Reception

Thursday, November 21
Registration desk open: 8.30 — 9.30.

09.00 — 10.00 Invited talk

  • Danica Kragic. Robot Visions, Robot Vision

10.10 — 10.50 Plenary session 3 (Session chair: Petter Ögren)

  • Juan Carlos Nieves, Esteban Guerrero and Helena Lindgren. Reasoning about Human Activities: an Argumentative Approach
  • Maj Stenmark and Jacek Malec. Knowledge-Based Industrial Robotics

10.50 — 11.10 Coffee break
11.10 — 12.30 Plenary session 4 (Session chair: Jacek Malec)

  • Bastian Bischoff, Duy Nguyen-Tuong, Heiner Markert and Alois Knoll. Solving the 15-Puzzle Game Using Local
    Value-Iteration
  • Lukas Chrpa and Mauro Vallati. Revisiting Inner Entanglements in Classical Planning
  • Huu-Phuoc Duong, Thach-Thao Duong, Duc Nghia Pham, Abdul Sattar, and Anh Duc Duong. Trap escape for local search by backtracking and conflict reverse
  • Uwe Köckemann, Federico Pecora and Lars Karlsson. Expressive Planning Through Constraints

12.30 — 13.30 Lunch
13.30 — 14.50 Plenary session 5 (Session chair: Slawomir Nowaczyk)

  • Anton Borg, Niklas Lavesson and Veselka Boeva. Comparison of Clustering Approaches for Gene Expression Data
  • Andreas Schmidt Jensen, Johannes Spurkeland and Jørgen Villadsen. Formalizing Theatrical Performances Using Multi-Agent Organizations
  • Frederik Schadd and Nico Roos. Anchor-Profiles for Ontology Mapping with Partial Alignments
  • Emil Salling, Agnes Rensfelt, Niclas Stensbäck and Petter Ögren. Learning Air Combat Parameters using Differential Evolution

14.50 — 15.20 Coffee break
15.20 — 16.40 Plenary session 6 (Session chair: Helge Langseth)

  • Jose Peña. Error AMP Chain Graphs
  • Jirka Vomlel and Petr Tichavsky. Probabilistic Inference in BN2T Models by Weighted Model Counting
  • Marcus Bendtsen and Jose Peña. Gated Bayesian Networks
  • Anders Madsen, Martin Karlsen, Gary Barker, Ana Belen Garcia, Jeffrey Hoorfar, Frank Jensen and Håkan Vigre. A Software
    Package for Web Deployment of Probabilistic Graphical Models

18.00               Excursion
19.00               Dinner

Friday, November 22

09.00 — 10.00 Invited talk

  • Paul Davidsson. Intelligent Transport and Energy Systems Using Agent Technology

10.10 — 10.50 Plenary session 7 (Session chair: Juan-Carlos Nieves)

  • Daniel Rune Jensen, Jacob Jon Jensen, Niels Samuelsen and Thomas Stig Jacobsen. Combining Constraint Types From Public Data in Aerial Image Segmentation
  • Christoffer Samuel Nielsen, Søren Kejser Jensen, Sine Lyhne Viesmose and Christoffer Moesgaard. A Hierarchical Model for Continuous Gesture Recognition Using Kinect

10.50 — 11.10 Coffee break
11.10 — 12.30 Plenary session 8 (Session chair: Jose M. Peña)

  • Hazar Mliki, Nesrine Fourati, Mohamed Hammami and Hanêne Ben-Abdallah. Data Mining-based Facial Expressions Recognition System
  • Gleb Sizov and Pinar Ozturk. Query-Focused Association Rule Mining for Information Retrieval
  • Rafael Cabañas de Paz, Andrés Cano, Manuel Gómez-Olmedo and Anders Madsen. Heuristics for Determining the Elimination Ordering in the Influence Diagram Evaluation with Binary Trees
  • Antonio Fernández, Inmaculada Pérez-Bernabé, Rafael Rumí and Antonio Salmeron. Incorporating Prior Knowledge when Learning Mixtures of Truncated Basis Functions from Data

12.30 — 13.30 Lunch
13.30 — 14.30 Business meeting