Carnegie Mellon University

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Friday, September 8, 7:00pm

Speaker: Jamie Carbonell
Comments: Yuri Smirnov
Cohon University Center, Rangos 1 & 2 

Saturday, September 9

8:00am Breakfast and Registration
Gates Hillman Center 4405
 

9:00am -9:10am Welcome
Speaker: Andrew Moore
Rashid Auditorium – Gates Hillman Center 4401

9:10am - 9:15am Introduction
Speaker: Peter Stone
Rashid Auditorium – Gates Hillman Center 4401

9:15am - 10:45am The Beginnings 
Rashid Auditorium – Gates Hillman Center 4401

Moderator: Mehdi Samadi

Daniel Borrajo – “Planning and Learning Over the Years” 
Karen Haigh – “Learning for RF Spectrum” 
Craig Knoblock – “From Rocket Motors to Soccer Robots” 
Tucker Balch – “From Ants and Robots to Stock” 
Astro Teller – “Culture Engineering for Moonshot Thinking” 
Mike Bowling – “Building Playful Intelligence” 

10:45am -11:00am Break
Gates Hillman Center 4405

11:00am-12:30pm AI and Autonomous Teams of Robots 
Rashid Auditorium – Gates Hillman Center 4401

Moderator: Peter Stone 

James Bruce – “Should Robots Cheat?” 
Daniele Nardi – “Knowledgeable Robots” 
Gal Kaminka – “Directions and Magnitudes in Robot Teamwork” 
Dan Polani – “Submarine Robot Swarms” 
Maria Gini – “Robot Teams Beyond Soccer” 
Daniel Lee – “Machine Learning for Dynamic, Adversarial Environments” 

12:30pm -1:30pm Lunch 
Gates Hillman Center 6115

1:30pm – 3:00pm AI and Autonomous Service Robots 
Rashid Auditorium – Gates Hillman Center 4401

Moderator: Brian Coltin 

Joydeep Biswas – "From 0 to 1,000km, and Beyond”
Nick Hawes – “Long-Term Autonomy in Everyday Environments”
Chieko Asakawa – "Cognitive Assisting Robot for the Blind"
Cetin Mericli – “Continuous Learning Through Corrective Feedback in Service Robots and Beyond”
Sarjoun Skaff – “HRI at Scale – Robots Amidst Millions of Shoppers”
Lydia Kavraki – “Robots and Tasks” 

3:00pm -3:15pm Break 
Gates Hillman Center 4405 

3:15pm - 4:15pm Introduction of Manuela Veloso 
Rashid Auditorium – Gates Hillman Center 4401

Speakers: Farnam Jahanian and Manuela Veloso 
 
4:15pm - 4:30pm Break 
Gates Hillman Center 4405 

4:30pm – 6:00pm AI and the World, and the Future of AI
Rashid Auditorium – Gates Hillman Center 4401

Moderator: Stephanie Rosenthal 
 
Brenna Argall – “Artificial Intelligence to Enable Physical Independence” 
Maayan Roth – “Humans and Heuristics: AI and the (Real) World)
Francesca Rossi – “ AI:  A Human-Machine Partnership”
Seth Goldstein – “AI:  Less Work and More Play”
Reid Simmons – “Models, Models Everywhere”
Gary Marcus – “Should there be a CERN for AI?”
Eric Horvitz – Comments related to the discussion

6:30pm – 7:30pm Cocktails and Hor D’Oeuvres
Cohon University Center, Schatz Faculty Dining Room 

7:30pm – 10:00pm Dinner 
Cohon University Center, Rangos 1 & 2 

Sunday, September 10

9:30am Breakfast
Pittsburgh Golf Club
5280 Northumberland St, Pittsburgh, PA 15217