Schedule

AAAI 2013 Fall Symposium Series
Integrated Cognition

Friday, November 15
9:00 am – 10:30 am        Welcome and Perspectives on Integrated Cognition
Paul Rosenbloom, University of Southern California (Panel Chair)
Paul Bello, Office of Naval Research, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Richard Lewis, University of Michigan

10:30 am – 11:00 am        Coffee Break

11:00 am – 12:30 pm        Papers: Social, Emotional, Motivational
Session Chair: Joscha Bach, Humboldt University of Berlin
Samuel Mascarenhas, Nuno Marques, Joana Campos and Ana Paiva, Universidade de Lisboa
        A Model of Social Dynamics for Social Intelligent Agents
Alexei V. Samsonovich, George Mason University
        Modeling Human Emotional Intelligence in Virtual Agents
Zhongzhi Shi, Baoyuan Qi and Jianhua Zhang, Chinese Academy of Sciences
        A Motivational System for Mind Model CAM

12:30 pm – 2:00 pm        Lunch

2:00 pm – 3:30 pm          Invited Keynote
John Laird, University of Michigan
        Challenges and Approaches to Integrated Cognition in Soar

3:30 pm – 4:00 pm         Coffee Break

4:00 pm – 5:30 pm         Papers: Metacognitive
Session Chair: John Laird, University of Michigan
Kenneth M’Balé and Darsana Josyula, Bowie State University
        A Metacognitive Agent for Reducing Brittleness of Artificial Systems
Michael Maynord, Michael T. Cox, Matt Paisner and Don Perlis, University of Maryland
        Data-Driven Goal Generation for Integrated Cognitive Systems
Alfredo Gabaldon, Carnegie Mellon University, Pat Langley, Carnegie Mellon University and Ben Meadows, University of Auckland
        Meta-Level and Domain-Level Processing in Task-Oriented Dialogue

6:00 pm – 7:00 pm          Reception

Saturday, November 16
9:00 am – 10:30 am        Invited Keynote
Chris Eliasmith, University of Waterloo
        Building a Brain: From Single Neurons to Cognition

10:30 am – 11:00 am       Coffee Break

11:00 am – 12:00 pm       Papers: Neurocognitive
Session Chair: Chris Eliasmith, University of Waterloo
Arpan Chakraborty and Robert St. Amant, North Carolina State University
        Towards a Neurocognitive Model of Visual Perception
Andrew Szabados, eCortex Inc., Seth Herd, University of Colorado Boulder, Yury Vinokurov, Carnegie Mellon University, Christian Lebiere, Carnegie Mellon University, and Randall C. O’Reilly, University of Colorado Boulder
        Integrating Systems and Theories in the SAL Hybrid Architecture

12:00 pm – 2:00 pm        Lunch

2:00 pm – 3:30 pm          Panel: Integrating Language and Cognitive Architecture
John T. Hale, Cornell University (Panel Chair)
Richard L. Lewis, University of Michigan
David Reitter, Pennsylvania State University
Chung-chieh Shan, Indiana University
Sashank Varma, University of Minnesota

3:30 pm – 4:00 pm          Coffee Break

4:00 pm – 5:30 pm          Papers: Knowledge and Mechanism Integration
Session Chair: Kevin Gluck, Air Force Research Laboratory
Ladislau Bölöni, University of Central Florida
        Integrating Perception, Narrative, Premonition and Confabulatory Continuation
John Laird and Shiwali Mohan, University of Michigan
        A Case Study of Knowledge Integration across Multiple Memories in Soar
Nate Derbinsky, José Bento and Jonathan S. Yedidia, Disney Research
        Methods for Integrating Knowledge with the Three-Weight Optimization Algorithm for Hybrid Cognitive Processing

6:00 pm – 7:00 pm          Plenary Session

Sunday, November 17
9:00 am – 10:30 am        Papers: Task Level Integration
Session Chair: Richard Lewis, University of Michigan
Niels A. Taatgen, University of Groningen
        The Gap between Architecture and Model: Strategies for Executive Control
Benjamin Nye, University of Memphis
        What’s between KISS and KIDS: A Keep It Knowledgeable (KIKS) Principle for Cognitive Agent Design
Robert L. West, Carleton University
        The Macro Architecture Hypothesis: A Theoretical Framework for Integrated Cognition

10:30 am – 11:00 am       Coffee Break

11:00 am – 12:30 pm       Panel: Consensus and Outstanding Issues
Christian Lebiere, Carnegie Mellon University (Panel Chair)
Joscha Bach, Humboldt University of Berlin
Kevin Gluck, Air Force Research Laboratory
John Laird, University of Michigan
Alexei Samsonovich, George Mason University
Matthias Scheutz, Tufts University
Niels Taatgen, University of Groningen