NOTE: The workshop date is currently being decided by NeurIPS organizers and will be held on the 13th of December 2019 at the Vancouver Convention Center @ West Level 2 Room 220-222 in Vancouver, Canada.
08.50 - 09.00: Opening Remarks
Session 1: Biological Inspiration and Inductive Biases
09.00 - 09.25:Olivier Henaff (DeepMind)
09.25 - 09.50:Irina Higgins (DeepMind)
09.50 - 10.15:Bill Freeman (MIT)
10.15 - 10.45: Q&A from the Audience: Ask a Neuro / Cognitive Scientist. Panelists: Talia Konkle, Thomas Griffiths, James DiCarlo.
10.45 - 11.00: Coffee Break.
Session 2: New Datasets for Comparing Humans and Machines
11.00 - 11.15:Erin Grant (UC Berkeley)
11.15 - 11.30:Will Xiao (Harvard)
11.30 - 11.45:Ruairidh Battleday (Princeton)
11.45 - 12.10:Andrei Barbu (MIT)
12.10 - 12.35:Mike Tarr (CMU)
12.35 - 1.00:James DiCarlo (MIT)
01.00 - 02.00: Lunch on your own
02.00 - 03.00: Poster Session.
03.00 - 03.30: Q&A from the Audience. Ask the Grad Students: Cross-disciplinary research experiences and tips for Graduate School Admissions Panelists:
- Erin Grant (UC Berkeley)
- Nadine Chang (CMU)
- Ruairidh Battleday (Princeton)
- Sophia Sanborn (UC Berkeley)
- Nikhil Parthasarathy (NYU)
Session 3: Robustness and Generalization
3.30 - 3.55:Talia Konkle (Harvard)
3.55 - 4.20:Nikolaus Kriegeskorte (Columbia)
4.20 - 4.45:Matthias Bethge (Universität Tübingen)
4.45 - 5.10:Eero Simoncelli (NYU)
5.10 - 6.00: Panel Discussion: What sorts of cognitive or biological (architectural) inductive biases will be crucial for developing effective artificial intelligence? Panelists: Irina Higgins, Talia Konkle, Nikolaus Kriegeskorte, Matthias Bethge.
6.00 - 6.10: Concluding Remarks, Best Paper Award Prize (NVIDIA Titan RTX) Ceremony and Best Poster Award Prize Ceremony (Oculus Quest).
6.10 - 7.00: Evening Reception sponsored by MIT Quest for Intelligence.