October 21st, 2019
8h45 - 09h30 : Opening speeches
09h30 - 13h00 : SESSION I : Artificial Intelligence Principles, Techniques and Methods
This session will present the principles, concepts, main techniques and methods being used in Artificial Intelligence.
9h30 - 10h00 : Prof. Asunción Gómez-Pérez, Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, Spain, EURASC Fellow
Lecture: “Drawing the map: Overview of Artificial Intelligence”
10h00 - 10h30 : Frank van Harmelen, VU Amsterdam, the Netherlands
Lecture: “Intelligence as computation with symbols: 45 years in pursuit of the Physical Symbol System Hypothesis”
10h30 - 11h00 : Prof. Xu Lei, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, EURASC Fellow
Lecture: “Deep bidirectional learning and deep bidirectional intelligence”
11h00 - 11h30 : Coffee break
11h30 - 12h00 : Jan Hajic, Charles University, Czech Republic
Lecture: “The Role of Language Resources in Natural Language Understanding”
12h00 - 12h30 : Roberto Navigli, Sapienza University
Lecture: “Natural Language Understanding by means of current (multilingual) Word Sense Disambiguation”
12h30 - 13h00 : Social Web and Human Center Computing
13h00 - 14h30 : Lunch break
14h30 - 18h30 : SESSION II : Artificial Intelligence in use
This session will present how Artificial Intelligence is used in different areas as well as the social ethical implications of their use.
14h30 - 15h00 : Hans Utzkoreit, EURASC Fellow
Lecture: “AI in our world: Near-term impact, international competition and long-term prospects”
15h00 - 15h30 : Moshe Y. Vardi, Rice University, EURASC Fellow, Blaise Pascal Medal 2008
Lecture: “Human, Machines, and Work: The Future is Now”
15h30 - 16h00 : Luc Steels, Universidad Pompeu Fabra, Spain
Lecture: “Ethical concerns (Trust, Bias, Privacy)”
16h00 - 16h30 : Coffee break
16h30 - 17h00 : Enrico Motta, Open University
Lecture: “Exploring the dynamic of research”
17h00 - 17h30 : Richard Benjamins, Telefonica
Lecture: “Towards a responsible use of Big Data & AI in large organizations”
17h30 - 18h00 : Victor Maojo, Universidad Politécnica de Madrid – Fellow International Academy of Health Sciences Informatics
Lecture: “Artificial Intelligence in Medicine: Present and Future”
18h00 - 18h30 : Conclusion and closing remarks
18h30 - 19h30 : General Assembly of EurASc Fellows
20h30 : Gala Dinner
October 22nd, 2019 :
Ceremony of Awards of the European Academy of Sciences
08h30 - 09h00 : Delivery of diplomas to new Fellows
09h00 - 12h30 : Ceremony of Awards
Lectures of the Blaise Pascal Medallists and Leonardo da Vinci Award
09h00 - 09h30 : Prof. David Milstein, Blaise Pascal Medal in Chemistry
Lecture: "Catalysis for Environmentally Benign Synthesis and Energy"
09h30 - 10h00 : Prof. Federico Rosei, Blaise Pascal Medal in Materials Science
Lecture: "Multifunctional materials for emerging technologies"
10h00 - 10h30 : Prof. Quan Wang, Blaise Pascal Medal in Engineering
Lecture: "Energy Harvesting from Ocean Waves by Smart Materials"
10h30 - 11h00 : Coffee break
11h00 - 11h30 : Prof. Jean Rossier, Blaise Pascal Medal in Medicine and Life Sciences
Lecture: "Single Cell Genomic"
11h30 - 12h00 : Prof. Luigi Ambrosio, Blaise Pascal Medal in Mathematics
12h00 - 12h30 : Prof. Pierre Corvol, Leonardo da Vinci Award
Lecture: "A trip into the renin angiotensin system"
12h30 - 14h00 : Lunch break
14h00 - 18h00 : Visit to the Research Centers in the international campus of Montengancedo
Several options are offered, you will have to register for one of the following option, and you will visit all the research centers listed in the package.
Option 1: Artificial Intelligence
Option 2: Biotechnology and Biomedicine
Option 3: Space and Internet of Things
More information about Registrations