Interactivist Summer Institute

May 26-29, 2007
The American University of Paris

ISI 2007 Program

Monday, 28 May 2007
9:00 Towards a Formal Theory of Complex Systems
Juergen Jost
10:00 Why Distinguish Action from Motion in Defining Perceptual Invariants?
Matteo M. Mossio & Dario Taraborelli
10:45 Break
11:15 Emergence of Higher Order Motivational Systems in Artificial Agents
Georgi Stojanov and Andrea Kulakov
12:00 Lunch
2:00 An Autonomous Mental Development Architecture Implemented in a Scalable Database System
Andrea Kulakov and Georgi Stojanov
2:45 Towards a Computational Model for Aesthetics: A Multi-Agent-Based Approach to Modeling Balance
K.Saraschandra and Bipin Indurkhya
3:30 Break
4:00 Challenges for Interactivist-Constructivist Robotics
Razvan V. Florian
4:45 The Brain Doesn't Work that Way
Mark Bickhard