25th Soar Workshop Proceedings

June 13-17, 2005, Ann Arbor, MI

Wednesday, June 15, 2005

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8:00-9:00 60 Registration and Bagels
9:00-10:15 75 Architecture & Cognitive Modeling
15 John Laird Welcome
25 John Laird Cognitive Architecture & Human-level AI (pdf)
15 Bob Wray Architectures for Cognitive Information Processing (pdf)
20 Bob Marinier Situation Comprehension and Emotion (pdf)
10:15-10:45 30 Break
10:45-12:00 75 Cognitive Modeling
5 Lisa S. Holt Inviting Research Ideas & Collaborations (pdf)
5 Bill Kennedy New Digs: Postdoc at NRL (pdf)
20 Deryle Lonsdale Progress on NL-Soar, and Introducing XNL-Soar (pdf)
25 B. Chandrasekaran Augmenting Cognitive State with Diagrams (pdf)
20 Discussion
12:00-1:15 75 Lunch
1:15-2:45 90 Learning
20 Andrew Nuxoll Episodic Memory for Soar (pdf)
20 Yongjia Wang Soar Semantic Memory (pdf)
20 Shelley Nason Reinforcement Learning and Soar (pdf)
15 John Laird Chunking with Confidence (pdf)
15 Discussion
2:45-3:15 30 Break
3:15-5:00 105 Cognitive Modeling
60 Dave Kieras Next Generation Model of Perception and Action
45 Discussion
6:00-9:00 180 Dinner/Party at John Laird's House

Thursday, June16, 2005

9:00-10:15 75 Applications
15 Brian Magerko Director Agent (pdf)
15 Brian Magerko Interactive Storytelling Architecture for Training (pdf)
15 Paul Carpenter Intelligent Forces for JFETS (pdf)
15 Randolph M. Jones Soar Agents in Government Applications (pdf)
15 Bill Kennedy Counting in Soar (pdf)
10:15-10:45 30 Break
10:45-12:00 75 Applications & Tools
15 Geoffrey Morgan dTank: An Environment for Agent Architectures (pdf)
15 Bob Wray Control Options for Computer-Game AIs (pdf)
25 Randolph M. Jones Tools to Support Knowledge Design and Explanation (pdf)
15 Frank Ritter Herbal and the Herbal Viewer (pdf)
5 Jonathan Voigt Soar Wiki (pdf)
12:00-1:15 75 Lunch
1:15-2:45 90 Tools
15 Douglas Pearson A New Soar Debugger in Java (pdf)
15 Devvan Stokes TIELT/Soar (pdf)
15 Douglas Pearson Redux Update (pdf)
15 Tolga Konik Inductive Learning from Abstract Behavior Descriptions
15 Sean Lisse Onto2Soar - An Ontology to Soar Knowledge Interface (pdf)
15 Tim Darr Self-Learning Ontologies (pdf)
2:45-3:15 30 Break
3:15-5:00 105 Tools, Etc.
15 Randolph M. Jones Fast, Flexible (and Inefficient?) Message Parsing (pdf)
15 Jim Rosbe Soar Technology Update (pdf)
15 John Laird Soar Consortium/Soar Foundation
60 Discussions

Friday, June 17, 2005

9:00-12:00 180 Soar 8.6
45 Douglas Pearson SML: A New Interface into Soar (pdf)
15 Jonathan Voigt Command Line Interface (pdf)
30 Karen Coulter Implementation of the Soar Kernel (pdf)
15 Douglas Pearson The Inside Story on the Java Debugger (pdf)
15 Devvan Stokes IMP: InputLink Manipulation Plug-in (pdf)


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