Artificial Intelligence and Learning Algorithms

Organized by

Prof. Larry Manevitz

Program Committee: Prof. Nahum Dershowitz, Prof. Martin Golumbic,

Prof. Sarit Kraus, Prof. Larry Manevitz

 

December 12th-13th, 2011 University of Haifa

Caesarea-Rothschild Institute – Room 570, Education Building (except opening)

December 12th

8:00-9:30

Breakfast at the Hotel

10:00-10:30

Room 363

Education Building

3rd Floor

Opening of the Conference – Room 363, 3th Floor, Education Building

Prof. Martin Golumbic, Head, The Caesarea-Rothschild Institute – Greetings –

Prof. Ching-Fong Chang, the Taiwan Deputy Minister of National Science Council

Ms. Ilana Lowi, Director, Division for International Relations, Ministry of Science and Technology

Prof. Aharon Ben-Zeev , President of the University of Haifa

Prof. David Faraggi, Rector of the University of Haifa

Prof. Michal Yerushalmy, Vice-president and Dean of Research

10:30-11:00

Jeffrey Rosenschein (25 mn)

Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Strategy-proof Classification

11:00-11:50

Sheng-Tzong Cheng (45 mn)

National Cheng King University (NCKU)

Cellular Automata for Cars

11:50-12:00

Coffee Break

12:00-12:30

Claudia Goldman-Shenhar (25 mn)

General Motors, Israel

Automated Advice Generation for Human Machine Systems

12:30-13:00

Malik Yousef (25 mn)

Sakhnin College

A Zero-Norm Feature Selection Method for Improving the Performance of the One-Class Machine Learning for MicroRNA Target Detection

13:00-14:00

Lunch 6th floor, CRI Lounge, Education Building

14:00-14:50

Wen-Yang Lin (45 mn)

National University of Kaohsiung (NUK)

Mining Indirect Associations over Data Streams and Its Applications

14:50-15:20

Moshe Koppel (25 mn)

Bar Ilan University

An Unsupervised Method for Decomposing a Document into Authorial Components (with Applications to the Bible)

15:20-15:50

Larry Manevitz (25 mn)

University of Haifa

Establishing the Existence of a "Fast Encoding" Adult Human Declarative Memory System via Machine Learning on fMRI data

15:50-16:10

Coffee Break

16:10-17:00

Chang-Shing Lee (45 mn)

National University of Tainan (NUTN)

Type-2 Fuzzy Ontology and Its Applications

17:00-17:30

Ya'akov (Kobi) Gal (25 mn)

Ben Gurion University

Cooperative Tools for Exploratory Domains

17:30-18:00

Sarit Kraus (25 mn)

Bar Ilan University

A Cultural Sensitive Agent for Human-Computer Negotiation

       

 

 

December 13th

7:45-8:45

Breakfast

9:30-10:00

Gideon Ariely (25 mn)

Ministry of Science and Technology, Israel

The Connectionist Approach vs. The Symbolic Approach in AI

10:00-10:50

Yuh-Jye Lee (45 mn)

National Taiwan University of Science and Technology (NTU)

Combine the Passive and Aggressive Algorithm with a Proximal Model

11:00-11:15

Coffee Break

11:15-11:45

Yishay Mansour (25 mn)

Tel Aviv University

Learning and Domain Adaptation

11:45-12:15

Shaul Markovitch (25 mn)

Israel Institute of Technology (Technion)

Wikipedia-based Semantics, with Application to Machine Learning and Information Retrieval

12:30-13:30

Lunch 6th floor, CRI Lounge, Education Building, Hosted by Mr. Menachem Greenblum, Director General, Ministry of Science and Technology

13:45-14:30

Von-Wun Soo (45 mn)

National Tsing Hua University (NTHU)

Identify Drug Co-target to Fight Drug Resistance Based on a Random Walk Model

14:30-14:40

Coffee Break

 

14:40-15:10

Shulamit Reches (25 mn)

Jerusalem Institute of Technology

When to Stop? That is the Question

15:10-15:40

Nachum Dershowitz (25 mn)

Tel Aviv University

Algorithmic Paleography

15:40-15:50

Closing Remarks Prof. Martin Golumbic, Director CRI, University of Haifa