University of Birmingham AISB/IACAP World Congress 2012 - Alan Turing 2012

2-6 July 2012

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MONDAY

8:00:  Registration
8:30:  Opening
9:00:  Plenary Allen Leonard Deacon LT
10:00:  Coffee/Tea

10:30: Symposium Session A

1. Mathematical Practice and Cognition II  (schedule) CPD6
4. Computational Philosophy  (schedule) CPD5
11. Social Computing - Social Cognition - Social Networks and Multiagent Systems  (schedule) Forum LT

13:00:  Lunch

14:30: Symposium Session B

1. Mathematical Practice and Cognition II  (schedule) CPD6
4. Computational Philosophy  (schedule) CPD5
11. Social Computing - Social Cognition - Social Networks and Multiagent Systems  (schedule) Forum LT

17:00:  Coffee/Tea
17:30:  Author Meets Critics Leonard Deacon LT
19:00:  Plenary Alonso (until 19:45) Leonard Deacon LT
19:30:  Artistic Responses to Turing - Reception

TUESDAY

[Note that the exhibition "Intuition and Ingenuity: Artistic Responses to Turing" takes place 12:00-17:30 in the West Wing Meeting Room.]

8:00:  Registration

8:30: Symposium Session C

1. Mathematical Practice and Cognition II  (schedule) CPD6
6. Information Quality  (schedule) CPD2
11. Social Computing - Social Cognition - Social Networks and Multiagent Systems  (schedule) Forum LT

10:00:  Coffee/Tea

10:30: Symposium Session C

1. Mathematical Practice and Cognition II  (schedule) CPD6
6. Information Quality  (schedule) CPD2
11. Social Computing - Social Cognition - Social Networks and Multiagent Systems  (schedule) Forum LT
20. Intuition and Ingenuity: Artistic Responses to Turing (An Exhibition) West Wing Meeting Room

11:30:  Plenary Floridi Leonard Deacon LT
12:30:  Lunch - Robot Demo

14:00: Symposium Session D

1. Mathematical Practice and Cognition II  (schedule) CPD6
6. Information Quality  (schedule) CPD2
8. Linguistic and Cognitive Approaches To Dialog Agents (LaCATODA 2012)  (schedule) CPD4
11. Social Computing - Social Cognition - Social Networks and Multiagent Systems  (schedule) Forum LT
14. The Machine Question: AI, Ethics, and Moral Responsibility  (schedule) CPD1

16:30:  Coffee/Tea

17:00: Symposium Session E

6. Information Quality  (schedule) CPD2
8. Linguistic and Cognitive Approaches To Dialog Agents (LaCATODA 2012)  (schedule) CPD4
11. Social Computing - Social Cognition - Social Networks and Multiagent Systems  (schedule) Forum LT
14. The Machine Question: AI, Ethics, and Moral Responsibility  (schedule) CPD1

19:30:  Reception (standup buffet dinner) Barber Institute

WEDNESDAY

[Note that the exhibition "Intuition and Ingenuity: Artistic Responses to Turing" takes place 12:00-17:30 in the West Wing Meeting Room.]

8:00:  Registration
8:30:  Plenary Cooper Leonard Deacon LT
9:30:  Coffee/Tea

10:00: Symposium Session F

8. Linguistic and Cognitive Approaches To Dialog Agents (LaCATODA 2012)  (schedule) CPD4
14. The Machine Question: AI, Ethics, and Moral Responsibility  (schedule) CPD1

12:30:  Lunch

14:00: Symposium Session G

7. Revisiting Turing and his Test: Comprehensiveness, Qualia, and the Real World  (schedule) CPD5
14. The Machine Question: AI, Ethics, and Moral Responsibility  (schedule) CPD1
17. Natural Computing/Unconventional Computing and its Philosophical Significance  (schedule) Forum LT

16:30:  Coffee/Tea

17:00: Symposium Session W

7. Revisiting Turing and his Test: Comprehensiveness, Qualia, and the Real World  (schedule) CPD5
14. The Machine Question: AI, Ethics, and Moral Responsibility  (schedule) CPD1
17. Natural Computing/Unconventional Computing and its Philosophical Significance  (schedule) Forum LT

18:30:  Society admin meetings Leonard Deacon LT, LT3
19:45:  "When was the last time you spent a pleasant evening in a comfortable chair, reading a good program?" (Jon Bentley).
Live coding to celebrate the Turing Centennial: the Birmingham Ensemble for Electroacoustic Research and Julian Rohrhuber play improvised algorithmic network music.
Computer Science Foyer

THURSDAY

[Note that the exhibition "Intuition and Ingenuity: Artistic Responses to Turing" takes place 12:00-17:30 in the West Wing Meeting Room.]

8:00:  Registration
8:30:  Plenary Whitby Leonard Deacon LT
9:30:  Coffee/Tea

10:00: Symposium Session H

3. Computing, Philosophy and the Question of Bio-Machine Hybrids: 5th AISB Symposium on Computing and Philosophy  (schedule) CPD6
7. Revisiting Turing and his Test: Comprehensiveness, Qualia, and the Real World  (schedule) CPD5
9. History and Philosophy of Programming  (schedule) CPD4
12. Understanding and Modelling Collective Phenomena (UMoCoP)  (schedule) CPD2
14. The Machine Question: AI, Ethics, and Moral Responsibility  (schedule) CPD1
17. Natural Computing/Unconventional Computing and its Philosophical Significance  (schedule) Forum LT

12:30:  Lunch

14:00: Symposium Session I

3. Computing, Philosophy and the Question of Bio-Machine Hybrids: 5th AISB Symposium on Computing and Philosophy  (schedule) CPD6
9. History and Philosophy of Programming  (schedule) CPD4
12. Understanding and Modelling Collective Phenomena (UMoCoP)  (schedule) CPD2
15. Moral Cognition & Theory of Mind  (schedule) CPD1
16. Information and Computer Ethics in the Age of the Information Revolution  (schedule) CPD5
17. Natural Computing/Unconventional Computing and its Philosophical Significance  (schedule) Forum LT

16:30:  Coffee/Tea

17:00: Symposium Session J

3. Computing, Philosophy and the Question of Bio-Machine Hybrids: 5th AISB Symposium on Computing and Philosophy  (schedule) CPD6
9. History and Philosophy of Programming  (schedule) CPD4
12. Understanding and Modelling Collective Phenomena (UMoCoP)  (schedule) CPD2
15. Moral Cognition & Theory of Mind  (schedule) CPD1
16. Information and Computer Ethics in the Age of the Information Revolution  (schedule) CPD5
17. Natural Computing/Unconventional Computing and its Philosophical Significance  (schedule) Forum LT

18:30:  Plenary Sloman Leonard Deacon LT
20:30:  Congress dinner - Dinner Talk Sir John Dermot Turing Jurys Inn

FRIDAY

[Note that the exhibition "Intuition and Ingenuity: Artistic Responses to Turing" takes place 12:00-17:30 in the West Wing Meeting Room.]

8:00:  Registration
8:30:  Plenary Kuipers Leonard Deacon LT
9:30:  Coffee/Tea

10:00: Symposium Session K

3. Computing, Philosophy and the Question of Bio-Machine Hybrids: 5th AISB Symposium on Computing and Philosophy  (schedule) CPD6
9. History and Philosophy of Programming  (schedule) CPD4
13. Framework for Responsible Research and Innovation in AI  (schedule) CPD2
15. Moral Cognition & Theory of Mind  (schedule) CPD1
16. Information and Computer Ethics in the Age of the Information Revolution  (schedule) CPD5
17. Natural Computing/Unconventional Computing and its Philosophical Significance  (schedule) Forum LT

12:30:  Lunch - Robot Demo

14:00: Symposium Session L

3. Computing, Philosophy and the Question of Bio-Machine Hybrids: 5th AISB Symposium on Computing and Philosophy  (schedule) CPD6
5. Turing Arts Symposium  (schedule) CPD2
10. Philosophy of Computer Science: PoC Meets AI and Law (Roundtable Discussion) CPD4
15. Moral Cognition & Theory of Mind  (schedule) CPD1
16. Information and Computer Ethics in the Age of the Information Revolution  (schedule) CPD5
17/18. Joint session of symposia Natural Computing/Unconventional Computing and its Philosophical Significance and Nature-Inspired Computing and Applications: 1st Symposium (NICA) Forum LT

16:30:  Coffee/Tea

17:00: Symposium Session M

5. Turing Arts Symposium  (schedule) CPD2
10. Philosophy of Computer Science: PoC Meets AI and Law (Roundtable Discussion) CPD4
15. Moral Cognition & Theory of Mind  (schedule) CPD1
18. Nature-Inspired Computing and Applications: 1st Symposium (NICA)  (schedule) Forum LT