Holst Symposium 2018

29 November
10:30 - 17:30
Blauwe Zaal, Auditorium, TU/e campus
Philips Research, Signify Research and Eindhoven University of Technology (TU/e)
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10:30-10:55   Registration

11:00-11:05   Word of Welcome

11:05-11:15   Introduction by Symposium Chair: Prof. dr. Wijnand IJsselsteijn

11:15-12:00   Prof.dr.ir. Jack van Wijk, TU/e
                              Topic: 'Algorithmic Transparency/Data Science/Visualization' 
                              Working title: 'Visualization for transparency'

Jack van Wijk is full professor in visualization at the Department of Mathematics and Computer Science of Eindhoven University of Technology (TU/e); since 2018 he is also scientific director of the Data Science Center Eindhoven

12:00-12:45   Dr. Matthieu Komorowski
                              Topic: 'Application in Health Care'
                              Working title: 'Healthcare applications of machine learning'

Dr. Matthieu Komorowski is locum consultant in Intensive Care, Charing Cross Hospital, London UK Visiting Scholar, Laboratory of Computational Physiology, Harvard-MIT Health Sciences and Technology

12:45-13:45   Lunch Break

13:45-14:30   Dr. Sven Nyholm
                                Topic: 'Ethics'
                                Working title: 'Human minds meet artificial intelligence: challenges and opportunities for ethical AI'

Dr. Sven Nyholm is assistant Professor of Philosophy and Ethics at Eindhoven University of Technology (TU/e)


14:30-15:15   Prof. Maarten de Rijke
                                Topic: 'Information retrieval and artificial intelligence'
                                Working title: 

Prof. Maarten de Rijke is professor of Artificial Intelligence and Information Retrieval at the University of Amsterdam. He is the director of the newly established Innovation Center for Artificial Intelligence and a former director of Amsterdam Data Science.


15:15-15:30   Concluding remarks chair

15:30-16:00   Coffee Break

16:00-16:15   Word of Welcome and introduction Holst Memorial Lecturer

16:15-17:00   Holst Memorial Lecture 2018 
                               Yann LeCun PhD
'Self-Supervised Learning: the next Challenge in Artificial Intelligence'

 Yann LeCun PhD is Silver Professor New York University and VP/Chief Artificial Intelligence Scientist at Facebook 

17:00-17:30   Award Ceremony

17:30-18:30   Reception


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