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Agenda

Wednesday, April 1, 2020

Time

Session Information

8:00

Registration and Breakfast

9:00-9:10

Welcome

John Etchemendy, Provost Emeritus, and Patrick Suppes Family Professor in the School of Humanities and Sciences, Stanford University; Co-Director, Stanford Institute for Human-Centered Artificial Intelligence
 
Fei-Fei Li, Sequoia Professor, Computer Science Department; Co-Director, Stanford Institute for Human-Centered Artificial Intelligence
9:10-9:30

Introduction

Christopher Manning, Thomas M. Siebel Professor in Machine Learning, Professor of Linguistics and of Computer Science, Stanford University; Faculty Associate Director, Stanford Institute for Human-Centered Artificial Intelligence
 
Surya Ganguli, Assistant Professor of Applied Physics, and by courtesy, of Neurobiology, of Electrical Engineering, and of Computer Science, Stanford University; Faculty Associate Director, Stanford Institute for Human-Centered Artificial Intelligence
 

9:30-10:10

AI, Psychology, and Neuroscience: The View From DeepMind

Matthew Botvinick, Director of Neuroscience Research, DeepMind; Honorary Professor, Computational Neuroscience Unit, University College London

10:10-10:50

Lightning Talks

Speakers to be announced

10:50-11:10

Break

11:10-11:50

Self-Supervised Learning of Visual (And Other) Representations

Dan Yamins, Assistant Professor of Psychology and Computer Science, Stanford University; Faculty Scholar, Wu Tsai Neurosciences Institute

11:50-12:30

Incorporating Insights from Cognitive Science into AI

Aude Oliva, Executive Director, MIT-IBM Watson AI Lab; Executive Director, MIT Quest for Intelligence

12:30-2:00

Lunch

2:00-2:40

Opening The Black Box: The Quest for Mathematical Understanding of Deep Learning

Sanjeev Arora, Charles C. Fitzmorris Professor of Computer Science, Princeton University

2:40-3:20

Commonsense Intelligence: Cracking the Longstanding Challenge in AI

Yejin Choi, Associate Professor, University of Washington; Senior Research Manager, Allen Institute for Artificial Intelligence

3:20-4:00

Lightning Talks

Speakers to be announced

4:00-5:20

Break

4:20-5:00

How Not to Create a Robot's Mind

Chelsea Finn, Assistant Professor, Stanford University

5:00-5:40

Scaling AI The Human Way: Reverse-Engineering Core Common Sense with Probabilistic Programs, Program Induction, and the Game Engine in the Head

Joshua Tenenbaum, Professor of Computational Cognitive Science, MIT

5:40-6:00

Closing

Christopher Manning, Thomas M. Siebel Professor in Machine Learning, Professor of Linguistics and of Computer Science, Stanford University; Faculty Associate Director, Stanford Institute for Human-Centered Artificial Intelligence
 
Surya Ganguli, Assistant Professor of Applied Physics, and by courtesy, of Neurobiology, of Electrical Engineering, and of Computer Science, Stanford University; Faculty Associate Director, Stanford Institute for Human-Centered Artificial Intelligence

6:00 - 7:00

Reception