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Local Conferences and Workshops

 

Webinar: An automatic method for forensic identification based on soft computing techniques

by Prof. Oscar Cordon at the University of Granada (UGR), Granada, Spain, 4th  December, 2012, 11.00am  (CET)

 

ISSC201324th Irish Signals and Systems Conference, Letterkenny Institute of Technology, Letterkenny, Co. Donegal, Ireland 20 -21 June, 2013.

 

Loebner2013, International Loebner Prize 2013 Contest in Artificial Intelligence (AI), Derry, Northern Ireland, 14 September, 2013.

 

SAI2013 Science and Information (SAI) Conference, London, UK, 7-9 October 2013

 

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UKRI Chapter meetings, lectures seminars by geographical area

 

England

Northern Ireland

Republic of Ireland 

Scotland

Wales

 

England

 

Upcoming Meetings/Seminars

 

Past Meetings/Seminars

"Computational Intelligence Approaches to Biosignal Processing for Motor Imagery-based Non- Invasive Brain-Computer Interfaces", Centre for Computational Intelligence, De Monfort University, UK, 2pm 4th February, 2010 by Dr. Damien Coyle, University of Ulster, UK.

 

Northern Ireland

In Northern Ireland the chapter’s primary activity is a series of seminars hosted in collaboration with the Intelligent System Research Centre and the School of Computing and Intelligent Systems, University of Ulster.

 

Upcoming Meetings/Seminars

 

 

Past Meetings/Seminars

“Novelty Detection for Autonomous Inspection Robot in Dynamic Environment”, Intelligent Systems Research Centre, University of Ulster, 1.00pm  5th October, 2011 by  Mr. Mr. Emre Özbilge, Cognitive Robotics team, Intelligent System Research Centre (ISRC), University of Ulster.

 

 “Contributions to the cooperative guidance of intelligent transportation systems: indoor demonstrators.”, Intelligent Systems Research Centre, University of Ulster, 1.00pm  27th July, 2011 by  Dr. Felipe Espinosa, Electronics Department, University of Alcala, SPAIN.

 

 “Reduced Rank Image Series Decompositions and their Applications”, Intelligent Systems Research Centre, University of Ulster, 1.00pm  29th June, 2011 by  Dr Venkatesh K Subramanian, Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, India.

 

“Understanding simple decision making through perturbation”, Intelligent Systems Research Centre, University of Ulster, 1.00pm  15th June, 2011 by  Dr KongFatt Wong-Lin, CNRT team, Intelligent Systems Research Centre, University of Ulster at Magee.

 

“Robust and Real-Time Visual SLAM”, Intelligent Systems Research Centre, University of Ulster, 1.00pm  25th May, 2011 by Dr. Brian Williams, NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, California.

 

IEEE Computational Intelligent Society UKRI GOLD Careers Workshop, De Montfort University co-organised by De Montfort University and University of Ulster


"The application of EEG techniques to the study and management of major depressive disorder ", Intelligent Systems Research Centre, University of Ulster, 1.00pm 7th April, 2011 by Dr. David Watson, Intelligent Systems Research Centre, University of Ulster.


Seminar on "Various difficulties in English-Japanese machine translation", Intelligent Systems Research Centre, University of Ulster, 1.00pm 31st March, 2011 by Professor Katsuyuki Shibata, Fukuoka University, Japan.

 

"Seeking Emergent Behaviour in Robotics", Intelligent Systems Research Centre, University of Ulster, 1.00pm 24th March, 2011 by Dr. Lorenzo Riano, University of Ulster, Derry, UK.

 

 "Recent advances in image steganalysis", Intelligent Systems Research Centre, University of Ulster, 1.00pm 10th March, 2011 by Dr. Fatih Kurugollu, Queen's University Belfast, Belfast, UK. 

 

"Encryption by Chaos", Intelligent Systems Research Centre, University of Ulster, 12.00pm 16th February, 2011 by Prof. Jonathan Blackledge, Dublin Institute of Technology (DIT), Ireland.

 

"Feedforward Neural Networks Training: A New Constrained Learning Algorithm", Intelligent Systems Research Centre, University of Ulster, 12.00pm 9th February, 2011 by Prof. De-Shuang Huang, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China.

 

"Self-paced brain-computer interfaces: progress and issues", Intelligent Systems Research Centre, University of Ulster, 2.00pm 21st January, 2011 by Dr Francisco Sepulveda, University of Essex, UK.

 

"Cepstrum of Bispectrum – A New Approach to Bio-signal Processing", Intelligent Systems Research Centre, University of Ulster, 1.00pm 17th November, 2010 by Dr Shahjahan Shahid, University of Ulster, UK.

 

"Robot Navigation using Omnidirectional Vision", Intelligent Systems Research Centre, University of Ulster, 1.00pm 3rd November, 2010 by Dr. Chris Burbridge, University of Ulster, UK.


"Exploring the Network-on-Chip Paradigm for Large Scale Spiking Neural Network Hardware Implementations", Intelligent Systems Research Centre, University of Ulster, 1.00pm 20th October, 2010 by Mr. Snaider Carrillo, University of Ulster, UK.

 

"Intelligent Human-Centred Vision System", Intelligent Systems Research Centre, University of Ulster, 1pm, 28th July 2010 by Dr. Chee Seng Chan, Centre of Multimodal Signal Processing (CMS), MIMOS Berhad, Malaysia.

 

"Computer-aided diagnosis for breast cancer in mammography", Intelligent Systems Research Centre, University of Ulster, 1pm, 7th July 2010 by Dr. Yongyi Yang, Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, USA.

 

"Design of assistive robots based on human motion biomechanics ", Intelligent Systems Research Centre, University of Ulster, 12.30pm, 2nd July 2010 by Dr Ashish Dutta, Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, India.  

 

 "Application of Reinforcement Learning to Human-Robot Interaction", Intelligent Systems Research Centre, University of Ulster, 12.30pm, 25th June 2010 by Prof. Tomohiro Shibata, Graduate School of Information Science, NAIST, Japan and Computational Neuroscience Labs., ATR, Kyoto, Japan.

 

"Applications of Dynamic Decision Networks in Active Learning Simulators", Intelligent Systems Research Centre, University of Ulster, 12.30pm, 23rd June 2010 by Dr. Julieta Noguez Monroy, Tecnológico de Monterrey, Mexico.

 

"Biomimetic and Biofeedback approaches in Brain Machine Interface", Intelligent Systems Research Centre, University of Ulster, 12.30pm, 16th June 2010 by Dr. Kianoush Nazarpour, Institute of Neuroscience, Newcastle University, UK.

 

"Understanding the brain through active touch sensing in rats and robots", Intelligent Systems Research Centre, University of Ulster, 12.30pm, 26th May 2010 by Prof. Tony Prescott, Active Touch Laboratory, University of Sheffield, UK.

 

"Brain-Computer Interface for medical applications", Intelligent Systems Research Centre, University of Ulster, 12.30pm, 12th May 2010 by Dr. Cuntai Guan, Institute for Infocomm Research, Agency for Science, Technology and Research, Singapore.

 

"Where non-smooth systems appear in structural dynamics", Intelligent Systems Research Centre, University of Ulster, 12.15pm, 10th March 2010 by Prof. Keith Worden, University of Sheffield, UK.

 

"Determinants of Action Potentials in Human Nervous System", Intelligent Systems Research Centre, University of Ulster, 12.15pm, 10th March 2010 by Dr.Rakesh Kumar Sinha, Leverhulme Visiting fellow, Intelligent Systems Research Centre, University of Ulster, UK.

 

"Computational intelligence approaches  to bio-signal processing for motor imagery-based non-invasive brain-computer interfaces", Intelligent Systems Research Centre, University of Ulster, 2.30pm 10th February, 2010 by Dr. Damien Coyle, University of Ulster, UK. 

 

"From Biological Systems to Intelligent Robots", Intelligent Systems Research Centre, University of Ulster, 2.30pm 11th November, 2009 by Prof. Huosheng Hu, University of Essex, UK  

 

"Neural coding and decoding: lossy compression and local invariances", Intelligent Systems Research Centre, University of Ulster, 2.30pm 9th November, 2009 by Dr. Alex Dimitrov, Center for Computational Biology, Montana State University, USA.    

 

"System of Systems Engineering: Innovations and Challenges", Intelligent Systems Research Centre, University of Ulster, 3.00pm 2nd July, 2009 by Prof. Mo Jamshidi, The University of Texas San Antonio, Texas, USA.  

 

"Data abstraction and retrieval in Text and Image documents", Intelligent Systems Research Centre, University of Ulster, 4.00pm 28th October, 2009 by Dr. Mourad Oussalah, University of Birmingham, UK.  

 

"Eliza effect and a therapeutic role for robots", Intelligent Systems Research Centre, University of Ulster, 3.00pm 21st October, 2009 by Prof. Bipin Indurkhya, IIT Hyderabad, India.    

 

"System of Systems Engineering: Innovations and Challenges", Intelligent Systems Research Centre, University of Ulster, 3.00pm 2nd July, 2009 by Prof. Mo Jamshidi, The University of Texas San Antonio, Texas, USA.  

 

"Steps Towards Adaptive Intranet Search", Intelligent Systems Research Centre, University of Ulster, 3.00pm 3rd June, 2009 by Dr. Udo Kruschwitz, University of Essex, UK.    

 

"Fuzzy Spiking Neural Networks", Intelligent Systems Research Centre, University of Ulster, 3.00pm 20th May, 2009 by Dr. Neil Glackin, Intelligent Systems Research Centre, University of Ulster, UK.  

 

"Worlds in Motion: The rise of virtual worlds, beyond Second Life and onto the Metaverse, Intelligent Systems Research Centre, University of Ulster, 3.00pm 12th March, 2009 by Mr. Michael Callaghan and Miss Kerri McCusker, Intelligent Systems Research Centre, University of Ulster.  

 

"Mimicking navigation by blind people with echolocation", School of Computing and Intelligent Systems, University of Ulster, 3.00 p.m. Friday, 19th September, 2008. Prof. Phillip McKerrow, University of Wollongong, Australia.  

 

"Reservoir based computing with recurrent spiking neurons: A hardware/software perspective”, School of Computing and Intelligent Systems, University of Ulster, 3.00 p.m. 26th February, 2009. Dr. Arfan Ghani, Intelligent Systems Research Centre, University of Ulster.          

 

"The Architecture of Multimodal Communication”, School of Computing and Intelligent Systems, University of Ulster, 3.00 p.m. Friday, 23rd January, 2009. Dr. Kristinn Thorisson, Center for Analysis and Design of Intelligent Agents (CADIA), Reykjavik University, Iceland.  

 

“Embodiment, the last frontier of Artificial Intelligence”, School of Computing and Intelligent Systems, University of Ulster, Wednesday, 5th November, 2008. Dr. Carlos Herrera, Intelligent Systems Research Centre, University of Ulster.  

 

"Robot learning from environment interaction and observation of human-behaviour", School of Computing and Intelligent Systems, University of Ulster, 3.00 p.m. Friday, 11th September, 2008. Dr. Roberto Iglesias Rodriguez from University of Santiago de Compostela, Spain.      

 

Republic of Ireland  

 

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Scotland

 

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Wales

 

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WCCI2010 - special sessions organised by UKRI researchers

 

Title: Advances in Computational Intelligence for Brain-Computer Interfaces
Contact: dh.coyle@ulster.ac.uk

 

Title: Evolving Fuzzy Systems
Contact: p.angelov@lancaster.ac.uk

 

Title: Applications and Parctical Aspects of Type-2 Fuzzy Systems
Contact: hani@essex.ac.uk

 

Title: Type-2 Fuzzy Logic Theory
Contact: chwagn@essex.ac.uk

 

Title: Fuzzy Interpolation
Contact: qqs@aber.ac.uk

 

Title: Hybrid Evolutionary Algorithms, Hyper-heuristics and Memetic Computation
Contact: gxo@cs.nott.ac.uk

 

Title: Medical and Educational Applications of Computer Intelligence to Benefit Society
Contact: K.Crockett@mmu.ac.uk

 

Title: Data mining ensemble methods and their applications
Contact: wjw@uea.ac.uk

 

Title: Intelligent Agents
Contact: hani@essex.ac.uk

 

Title: Evolutionary Computation in Aerospace Sciences
Contact: m.vasile@aero.gla.ac.uk

 

Title: Computational Intelligence Approaches to Process Mining and Optimisation
Contact: c.j.turner@cranfield.ac.uk

 

Title: Evolutionary Algorithms with Statistical & Machine Learning Techniques
Contact: qzhang@essex.ac.uk

 

Title: Evolutionary Robotics
Contact: p.a.vargas@hw.ac.uk

 

Title: Hardware Aspects of Bio-Inspired Architectures and Systems
Contact: amt@ohm.york.ac.uk

 

Title: Rough sets and extensions
Contact: rkj@aber.ac.uk

 

Title: Reservoir Computation
Contact: P.Tino@cs.bham.ac.uk

 

Title: Special Session on Advances in Clustering methods and their applications
Contact: hseker@dmu.ac.uk

 

Title: Advances in learning and application of spiking neural networks
Contact: a.belatreche@ulster.ac.uk

 

Title: Autonomous Adaptive Systems
Contact: john.g.taylor@kcl.ac.uk

 

A full list of accepted special session for WCCI2010 can be found here

 

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Past Events

 

ISSC201223rd Irish Signals and Systems Conference, School of Engineering, NUI, Maynooth, Dublin, Ireland 28 -29 June, 2012.

 

UKCI2012, 12th Annual Workshop on Computational Intelligence, Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh, UK, 5-7 September, 2012.

 

EAIS2012, The 2011 Evolving and Adaptive Intelligent Systems Conference 2012, Carlos III University, Madrid, Spain, 17-18 May, 2012

 

UK Neuroinformatics Node Workshop: From Computational Models to Engineering and Cognition, Chancellor's Conference Centre, Manchester University, 29-30, November, 2011.

 

AI-2011, 31st SGAI International Conference on Artificial Intelligence, Cambridge University, Cambridge, UK, 14-16 December, 2011 (interesting workshops and competitions also linked with this event). This event also incorporates the FAIRS'11 - the Forum for AI Research Students and BCS Machine Intelligence Competition.

 

ISSC201122nd Irish Signals and Systems Conference, School of Engineering, Trinity College Dublin, Dublin, Ireland 23 -24 June, 2011

 

TechFest2011, Robotics Competition hosted by Birmingham City University, Millennium Point, Birmingham 25 June, 2011. Categories include MicroMouse (UK 2011 Micromouse competition), Wall Follower, Time Trials, Drag Race,  Wall Follower, Line Follower, Mini-Sumo.   

 

BCI-AR2011,  International UKIERI Workshop on the Fusion of Brain-Computer Interfaces and Assistive Robotics, University of Ulster, Derry, N. Ireland, 7-8 July, 2011.

 

BMVA2011British Machine Vision Association (BMVA) 2011 Summer School in Computer Vision, University of Manchester, Manchester, England, UK, 27 July -1 August, 2011   

 

CEEC20113rd Computer Science and Electronic Engineering Conference , School of Computer Science and Engineering, University of Essex, Colchester, UK 13 -15 July, 2011.

 

iBioMath 2011, First European Workshop on Integral Biomathics: Paris, France, 12 August 2011   (In conjunction with the European Conference on Artificial Life ECAL 11, the 20th Anniversary Edition “Back to the Origins of Alife”)

 

ACIB11, 1st Annual Conference on Integral Biomathics, Stirling University, Scotland, 29-31 August 2011.

 

AICS2011, The 2011 Artificial Intelligence and Cognitive Science conference, University of Ulster, Magee Campus, 5-7 September, 2011.

 

UKCI2011, 11th Annual Workshop on Computational Intelligence, University of Manchester, UK, 7-9 September, 2011. 

 

 

Webinar by UKRI member hosted by IEEE Toronto Section

Titled: Type-2 Fuzzy Logic Controllers: A way Forward for Fuzzy Systems in Real World Environments

by Prof Hani Hagras  School of Computer Science and Electronic Engineering. University of Essex (UK), 26th  April , 4pm-5.30pm  (BST)

This is an online webinar, we encourage you to attend. Register here

 

SSCI2011IEEE Symposium Series on Computational Intelligence - SSCI 2011, Paris, France 11-15 April, 2011.

(Sponsored by the IEEE Computational Intelligence Society)

 

 

Titled: Playing Games With N-Tuple Systems

by Prof. Simon M. Lucas School of Computer Science and Electronic Engineering. University of Essex (UK), 29th  September, 3pm-4.30pm 

This is an online webinar, we encourage you to attend. Register here

 

AI-2010, 13th SGAI International Conference on Artificial Intelligence, Cambridge University, Cambridge, UK, 14-16 December, 2010 (interesting workshops and competitions also linked with this event)

 

WCCI2010,  IEEE World Congress on Computational Intelligence, Centre De Convencions Internacional De Barcelona, Spain, 18-23 July, 2010 (see here for a list of special sessions organised by UKRI researchers)

 

CEEC20102nd Computer Science and Electronic Engineering Conference , School of Computer Science and Engineering, University of Essex, Colchester, UK 8 -10 September, 2010

 

BIC-TA2010, 5th International Conference on Bio-Inspired Computing: Theories and Applications, Liverpool Hope University, Liverpool, UK, 8-10 September, 2010. (Technical co-sponsorship by the IEEE CIS UK&RI Chapter)

 

UKCI2010, 10th Annual Workshop on Computational Intelligence, University of Essex, UK, 8-10 September, 2010.  (Technically co-sponsored by the IEEE Computational Intelligence Society) 

 

BCImeeting, UK Brain-Computer Interface Meeting, InnovationWorks Building,  University of Reading, UK, 5th February, 2010.

 

2nd UK-Japan Workshop on the Brain-Machine Interface, The Institute of Neuroscience, Newcastle University, UK, 25 - 26 February,  2009.

 

AISB2010, The 36th Annual Convention of Society for the Study of Artificial Intelligence and Simulation of Behaviour DeMonfort University, Leicester, UK 29 March - 1, April, 2010.

 

ISSC201021st Irish Signals and Systems Conference, School of Engineering, University College Cork, Cork Ireland 23 -24 June, 2010(Technical co-sponsorship by the IEEE CIS UK&RI Chapter)

 

VSGames2009, The 1st IEEE International Conference in Games and Virtual Worlds, Conventry, UK, 23 - 24 March,  2009.

 

BCImeeting, UK BCI Research Discussion meeting, University of Birmingham, UK, 31 March, 2009.

 

SSCI2009, IEEE Symposium on Computational Intelligence,  Nashville, Tennessee, USA, 30 March - 2 April, 2009.

 

AISB2009, The Society for the Study of Artificial Intelligence and Simulation of Behaviour Convention - Adaptive and Emergent Behaviour and Complex Systems, Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh, Scotland, 6 - 18, April, 2009.

 

ISSC200817th IET Irish Signals and Systems Conference, University College Dublin, Rep. of Ireland, 10 - 11 June, 2009.

 

WCE2009, World Congress on Engineering - The 2009 International Conference of Computational Intelligence and Intelligent Systems, London, U.K., 1-3 July, 2009.

 

ICCM2009, The 9th International Conference on Cognitive Modeling, Manchester, UK, 24 - 26 July, 2009.

 

ICADIWT2009, The Second International Conference on the Applications of Digital Information and Web Technologies, London, United Kingdom, August 4-6, 2009.

 

EANN2009, The 11th International Conference of Engineering Applications of Neural Networks, University of East London, UK, 27 - 29 August, 2009.

 

ComputationalNeuroscience2008, EPSRC Symposium Workshop on Computational Neuroscience, Mathematics Research Centre, University of Warwick, UK, 8-11 December, 2008.

 

UKCI2008, UK Workshop on Computational Intelligence, De Montfort University, Leicester, UK, September 10-12 2008.

 

AICS2008, The 19th Irish Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Cognitive Science,  University College Cork, Ireland, August 27-29, 2008.

 

WSSEC2008, Workshop and Summer School on Evolutionary Computing and Lecture Series by Pioneers, Intelligent Systems Research Centre, University of Ulster, Magee Campus, Derry, Northern Ireland, UK, 18-22 August, 2008

 

ALIFE2008Artificial Life XI, Electronics and Computer Science, University of Southampton, UK, 5 - 8 August, 2008.

 

SIWN2008, Systemics and Informatics World Congress -- A Network of Knowledge, Glasgow, UK, 21-24 July 2008

 

ISSC200816th IET Irish Signals and Systems Conference, Department of Electronic Engineering, NUI, Galway, Rep. of Ireland, 18 - 19 June, 2008.

 

WCCI2008 IEEE World Congress on Computational Intelligence, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, China, 1-6 June, 2008

 

SIAAS2008, Swarm Intelligence Algorithms and Applications Symposium, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, Scotland, UK, 3 - 4 April, 2008.


ECBS2008, 15th IEEE International Conference on Engineering of Computer-Based Systems, Belfast, Northern Ireland, UK, 31 March - 4 April, 2008.


MathematicalNeuroscience, Mathematical Neuroscience Meeting, Royal Society of Edinburgh, 22-26 George Street, Edinburgh, UK, 17 - 19 March, 2008.


AIKED2008, 7th WSEAS International Conference on Artificial Intelligence, Knowledge Engineering and Databases, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK, 20 - 22 February, 2008.


ISSC2007, The Irish Signals and Systems Conference, Intelligent Systems Research Centre, University of Ulster, Magee Campus, Derry, Northern Ireland, UK, 13-14 September 2007 - (Special Session on Computational Intelligence in Biological Signal Processing - Technical co-sponsorship by the IEEE CIS UK&RI Chapter)


CyberGames2007, 3rd International Conference on Games Research and Development, Manchester Metropolitan University, UK, 10-11 September 2007 - Technical Co-Sponsorship by the IEEE CIS UK&RI Chapter


ICA2007,  7th International Conference on Independent Component Analysis and Signal Separation, Queen Mary, University of London, 9-12 September 2007.


AVSS2007, IEEE International Conference on Advanced Video and Signal based Surveillance London, United Kingdom, 5-7 September 2007.


AICS-2007, The 18th Irish Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Cognitive Science, School of Computing, Dublin Institute of Technology, Dublin City centre, Rep. of Ireland, 29 - 31 August 2007

 

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