Cognitive Systems:

Perception, Action, Learning

Workshop held along with SCIA2007

Aalborg, Denmark.

June 14, 2007


Purpose: This event is the concluding event of the COSPAL project, giving an overview of the scientific results.

Workshop participants

Invited speakers:

Aaron Sloman
Aaron Sloman
John Taylor
John Taylor
Hanspeter Mallot Hanspeter Mallot

Special Issue: The very best contributions derived from the Workshop on Perception, Action and Learning will be published in a Special Issue of Image and Vision Computing Journal.

Aaron Sloman's slides.


SCIA Workshop Schedule

09:00-09:15 Opening (Gösta Granlund)

09:15-10:00 Some requirements for human-like visual systems, including seeing processes, structures, possibilities, affordances, causation and impossible objects. Invited talk (Aaron Sloman)

10:00-10:15 Break

10:15-10:35 The COSPAL Project (Michael Felsberg)

10:35-10:55 Learning Responses to Visual Stimuli: A Generic Approach (Ellis, Ong)

10:55-11:15 Bootstrapping of High-Level Symbolic Representation in a Perception-Action Environment (Windridge, Schevchenko, Kittler)

11:15-11:35 Generalization in Reinforcement Learning (Shekhovsov, Werner)

11.35-12.40 Lunch

12.40-13.25 Modelling Human Perception and Action To Create a Reasoning System. Invited talk (John Taylor)

13.25-13.45 Waldboost in Visual Recognition (Sochman, Matas)

13.45-14.05 Learning Objects by Random Exploration (Jonsson et al)

14.05-14.20 Break

14.20-14.40 Poster Session

14.40-15.05 Hierarchical Learning Methos for Perception Action Systems (Hoppe, Prehn)

15.05-15.20 Visual Servoing for Floppy Robots Using LWPR (Larsson et al)

15.20-15.35 Imitation Learning of Human Movement (Al-Zubi)

15.35-16.20 Spatial knowledge and the onotology of cognitive maps. Invited talk (Hanspeter Mallot)

16.20-16.30 Discussion and Closing