Socially Intelligent Agents -

The Human in the Loop

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AAAI Fall Symposium
3-5 November 2000

Sea Crest Resort, North Falmouth, MA, USA


 

Program


 

3 November 2000
  9:00 - 10:30 am

Theme: Connecting to Socially Intelligent Agents I

Chair: Kerstin Dautenhahn

SPEAKERS

9:00 am - 9:15 am

Welcome & Introduction

Kerstin Dautenhahn

Keynote Lecture
9:15 am - 9:55 am

Socially Intelligent Agent Research at CARTE

W. Lewis Johnson

9:55 am - 10:15 pm

Context-Aware Design and Interaction in Computer Systems

Ted Selker, Winslow Burleson

10:15 am - 10:30 am

Poster Presentations

 

 

Tracking Conversational Context for Machine Mediation of Human Discourse

Tony Jebara, Yuri Ivanov, Ali Rahimi, Alex Pentland

 

Designing the Human-Product Team

Elyon DeKoven

10:30 am -11:00 am

Coffee Break

 

11:00 am - 12:00 noon

Theme: Connecting to Socially Intelligent Agents II

Chair: Cynthia Breazeal

 

 

"How about this weather?" Social Dialog with Embodied Conversational Agents

Tim Bickmore, Justine Cassell

 

EgoChat Agent: A Talking Virtualized Member for Supporting Community Knowledge Creation

Hidekazu Kubota, Toyoaki Nishida

 

Increasing SIA Architecture Realism by Modeling and Adapting to Affect and Personality

Eva Hudlicka

12:00 noon - 12:30 pm

Poster Presentations

 

 

A Framework for Communicating Affect in a Multi-Agent System

Yasmine Arafa, Abe Mamdani

 

Inquiry Page: A Collaboratory Using Socially Intelligent Agents

Jenny Robins

 

Emotion Recognition Agents in Real World

Valery A. Petrushin

 

Human and Computer Learning Together In the Exteriorized Particle Swarm

Jim Kennedy

 

Robots as a Social Species: the MICRobES Project

Sébastien Picault

12.30 pm - 2:00 pm

Lunch Break

 

2:00 pm -3:30 pm

Theme: Living With Socially Intelligent Agents I

Chair: Justine Cassell

 

Keynote Lecture
 2:00 pm -2:40 pm

Expressive Interaction Between Robots and Humans

Cynthia Breazeal

2:40 pm -3:30 pm

 

 

 

Developing Agents Who Can Relate To Us - putting agents in our loop via situated self-creation

Bruce Edmonds

 

Cooperating with Personality-Rich Interface Agents

Sebastiano Pizzutilo, Berardina De Carolis and Fiorella de Rosis

3:30 pm -4:00 pm

Coffee Break

 

4:00 pm - 5.30 pm

Talk & Demos:

Chair: Dolores Cañamero

 

4:00 pm - 4:40 pm

Talks & Demos I

 

 

Play, Dreams and Imitation in Robota

Aude Billard

 

Where Surfaces Meet

Nell Tenhaaf

4:40 pm- 5:30 pm

Talks & Demos II

 

4:40 pm - 4:55 pm

Discovery of expert communities and social interests

Mark Maybury and Ray D'Amore

4:55 pm - 5:05 pm

Towards the Essentials of Cyberlogical Testing: Methodologies for Inculcating Knowledge Based Systems with Social Intelligence

William L Jarrold

5:05 pm - 5:30 pm

Using Decision Theory to Formalize Emotions

Christine L. Lisetti

5:30 pm

End of Sessions

 

Evening

Opening Reception

 

4 November 2000
  9:00 - 10:30 am

Theme: Living with Socially Intelligent Agents II

Chair: Lewis Johnson

SPEAKERS

9:00 am - 10:00am

Modeling Social Relationship by Mutual Commitment, Mutual Control and Mutual Regulation

Alan H. Bond

 

Boundedly Rational and Emotional Agents: Simulating DAISY and DAIDO Trust Models

Michael J. Prietula, Kathleen M. Carley

 

Electric Elves: Immersing an Agent Organization in a Human Organization

David V Pynadath, Milind Tambe, Yigal Arens, Hans Chalupsky, Yolanda Gil, Craig Knoblock, Haeyoung Lee, Kristina Lerman, Jean Oh, Surya Ramachandran, Paul S. Rosenbloom, Thomas Russ

10:00 am - 10:30 am

Poster Presentations

 

 

Socially Situated Planning

Jonathan Gratch

 

Don't cancel my Barcelona trip! Adjusting autonomy of agent proxies in human organizations

Paul Scerri, Milind Tambe, Haeyoung Lee, David Pynadath

 

Empirical Evaluation of Animated Agents in a Multi-Modal E-Retail Application

Helen McBreen, Mervyn Jack

 

Monitoring our Online Representations -Avatars, the digital mirror

Lynn Rampoldi-Hnilo

10:30 am -11:00 am

Coffee Break

 

11:00 am - 12:30 pm

Theme: Growing Up and Evolving with Socially Intelligent Agents I

Chair: Ruth Aylett

 

 

Children and Socially Intelligent Robots: A Perspective from Autism Therapy

Kerstin Dautenhahn

 

Social Intelligence and Robotics

Francois Michaud

 

How does it feel? Emotional Interaction with a Humanoid LEGO Robot

Dolores Canamero, Jakob Fredslund

 

Pedagogical soap

Stacy C. Marsella

12.30 pm - 2:00 pm

Lunch Break

 

2:00 pm -3:30 pm

Theme: Growing Up and Evolving with Socially Intelligent Agents II

Chair: Francois Michaud

 

 

Theory of Mind...For a Robot

Brian Scassellati

 

Stereotyping Characters: A Way of Triggering Anthropomorphism?

Per Persson, Jarmo Laaksolahti, Peter Lönnqvist

 

Socially intelligent agents to improve the effectiveness of educational games

Cristina Conati, Maria Klawe

 

From PETS to Storykit: A Classroom of the Future

Jaime Montemayor

3:30 pm -4:00 pm

Coffee Break

 

4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Working Groups

5:30 pm

End of Sessions

 

Evening

Plenary Session

 

5 November 2000
  9:00 - 10:30 am

Theme: Learning and Playing with Socially Intelligent Agents

Chair: Alan H. Bond

SPEAKERS

Keynote Lecture 9:00 am - 9:40 am

Technology for Supporting Narrative Voices

Justine Cassell

9:40am - 10:30am

 

 

 

Towards Integrating Plot and Character for Interactive Drama

Michael Mateas, Andrew Stern

 

The Child Behind the Character

Isabel Machado, Ana Paiva

10:30 am -11:00 am

Coffee Break

 

11:00 am - 11:45 am

Summary Working Groups & Discusssion

 

11:45 am - 12:30 pm

Panel/General Discussion

 

12:30 pm

End of Symposium

 

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