Program and Registration

Welcome to AAAI-MAKE 2024. On this page, you will find the program and the respective starting times—participation is only possible after prior registration.

The AAAI Spring Symposium Series will be held at the Stanford University, Stanford, California.

Room for AAAI-MAKE 2024: tbd.

Last update: 2024-01-14

Monday, March 25

Opening
9:00 am – 09:10 am
Andreas Martin, AAAI-MAKE chair

Keynote
9:10 am – 09:50 am

Ron Brachman
Director of the Jacobs Technion-Cornell Institute and a professor of computer science at Cornell University

Keynote
9:50 am – 10:30 am

Noah Goodman
Associate Professor of Psychology and Computer Science, and Linguistics (by courtesy) at Stanford University

Break
10:30 am – 11:00 am

Session 1
11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Chair: tbd • xx minutes per paper

Lunch
12:30 pm – 2:00 pm

Session 2
2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Chair: tbd • xx minutes per paper

Break
3:30 pm – 4:00 pm

Session 3
4:00 pm – 4:50 pm
Chair: tbd • xx minutes

Keynote
4:50 pm – 5:30 pm

Alison Gopnik
Professor of the Graduate School in the Department of Psychology at the University of California, Berkeley
Keynote: Large Language Models as Cultural Technologies: Truth versus transmission

Reception
6.00 pm – 7:00 pm

Tuesday, March 26

Keynote
9:00 am – 09:40 am

Andreas Martin
AAAI-MAKE chair
Keynote: “What LLMs might learn from Cyc” —in memoriam of Douglas B. Lenat (1950–2023)

Session 4
9:40 am – 10:30 am
Chair: tbd xx minutes per paper

Break
10:30 am – 11:00 am

Session 5
11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Chair: tbd xx minutes per paper

Lunch
12:30 pm – 2:00 pm

Keynote
2:00 pm – 2:40 pm

Henry Lieberman
Research scientist at the Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL) at MIT

Session 6
2:40 pm – 3:30 pm
Chair: tbd xx minutes per paper

Break
3:30 pm – 4:00 pm

Session 7
4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Chair: tbd xx minutes per paper

Plenary Session
6.00 pm – 7:30 pm
tbd, representing AAAI-MAKE

Wednesday, March 27

Keynote
9:00 am – 09:40 am

James McClelland
Lucie Stern Professor in the Social Sciences at Stanford University
Keynote: Incorporating explanation-based reasoning into models of human and machine intelligence

Session 8
9:40 am – 10:30 am
Chair: tbd xx minutes per paper

Break
10:30 am – 11:00 am

Session 9
11:00 am – 12:15 pm
Chair: tbd xx minutes per paper

Closing
12:15 pm – 12:30 pm
Andreas Martin, AAAI-MAKE chair

End of the Symposium
12:30 pm

Presentation Format

Symposium contributors will present their paper in a presentation, including a 5 to 10-minute discussion.

Registration*

Accepted authors, invited speakers, symposium participants, and other invited attendees must register to participate in the symposia. Please register via the online registration form.

* The Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence (AAAI) is responsible for the overall organization of all the Spring Symposium Series. For any inquiries related to registration, please contact the AAAI at sss@aaai.org or consult the AAAI’s website (https://aaai.org/conference/spring-symposia/sss24/).