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.

  • Symposia Location: Lane History Corner/Bldg. 200, 450 Jane Stanford Way Bldg 200, Stanford, CA 94305
  • Room for AAAI-MAKE 2024: Room 02
  • Reception: Tresidder Oak Lounge, second floor of the Tresidder Student Union Building
  • Plenary: Bishop Auditorium

Last update: 2024-03-24

Monday, March 25

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

9:50 am – 10:30 am
Chair: Yen-Ling Kuo

Noah Goodman
Professor of Psychology and Computer Science at Stanford University, and Research Scientist at Google DeepMind
Keynote: Reasoning in humans and machines

10:30 am – 11:00 am

Session 1
11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Chair: Pedro A. Colon-Hernandez

12:30 pm – 2:00 pm

Session 2
2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Chair: Aurona Gerber

3:30 pm – 4:00 pm

4:00 pm – 4:40 pm

Andreas Martin1 and Edward A. Feigenbaum2
1AAAI-MAKE chair
2Professor Emeritus of Computer Science at Stanford University, winner of the ACM Turing Award, AAAI and ACM fellow
Keynote: In memoriam of Douglas B. Lenat (1950–2023)

Short Break
4:40 pm – 4:50 pm

6.00 pm – 7:00 pm

Tuesday, March 26

Session 3
9:00 am – 10:30 am
Chair: Maaike de Boer

10:30 am – 11:00 am

Session 4
11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Chair: Yen-Ling Kuo

12:30 pm – 2:00 pm

Session 5
2:40 pm – 3:30 pm
Chair: Thomas Schmid

3:30 pm – 4:00 pm

Session 6
4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Chair: Reinhard Stolle

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

Wednesday, March 27

9:00 am – 09:40 am
Chair: Thomas Schmid

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 7
9:40 am – 10:30 am
Chair: Thomas Schmid

10:30 am – 11:00 am

Session 8
11:00 am – 12:15 pm
Chair: Jane Yung-jen Hsu

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.


DO NOT cite, link to, redistribute, or republish AAAI-endorsed preprints. The papers on this website are not the final versions. The final versions will be published later and should be the version used for citations and links. The preprints have been made available for symposia attendees only.

Virtual Attendance

The AAAI is allowing virtual attendance, but all presenters need to be in person. Virtual presentations are not permitted. All virtual attendees must be registered; there is no reduced rate for virtual attendance. The AAAI will provide links directly to all registered attendees before the start of the program.


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 or consult the AAAI’s website (