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Conference Program



Monday, September 28, 2009


8:30-9:30: Breakfast and registration

9:30-10:00: Welcome

10:00-11:00: Paper presentations
Leila Amgoud and Philippe Besnard
“Bridging the Gap between Abstract Argumentation Systems and Logic”
Alessandro Antonucci and Alberto Piatti
“Modeling Unreliable Observations in Bayesian Networks by Credal Networks”

11:00-11:30: Break

11:30-12:30: Paper presentations
Salem Benferhat, Didier Dubois, and Henri Prade
“Interventions in Possibilistic Logic”
Marcela Capobianco and Guillermo R. Simari
“A Proposal for Making Argumentation Computationally Capable of Handling Large Repositories of Uncertain Data”

12:30-14:00: Lunch

14:00-15:30: Invited talk
Amol Deshpande, University of Maryland, USA
“PrDB: Managing large-scale correlated probabilistic databases”

15:30-16:00: Break

16:00-17:30: Paper presentations
Elizabeth Black, Anthony Hunter, and Jeff Z. Pan
“An Argument-Based Approach to Using Multiple Ontologies”
Patrick Bosc, Olivier Pivert, and Henri Prade
“A Model Based on Possibilistic Certainty Levels for Incomplete Databases”
Salem Benferhat, Sylvain Lagrue, and Julien Rossit
“An Analysis of Sum-Based Incommensurable Belief Base Merging”



Tuesday, September 29, 2009


8:30-9:30: Breakfast

9:30-11:00: Paper presentations
Philippe Chassy and Henri Prade
”Making Sense of a Sequence of Events: A Psychologically Supported AI Implementation”
Matthew Horridge, Bijan Parsia, and Ulrike Sattler
“Explaining Inconsistencies in OWL Ontologies”
Austin Parker, V.S. Subrahmanian, and John Grant
“Fast and Accurate Prediction of the Destination of Moving Objects”

11:00-11:30: Break

11:30-12:30: Paper presentations
Matteo Magnani and Danilo Montesi
“Towards Relational Schema Uncertainty”
Pere Pardo
“Aggregation of Trust for Iterated Belief Revision in Probabilistic Logics”

12:30-14:00: Lunch

14:00-15:30: Invited talk
Thomas Lukasiewicz, Oxford University, UK; TU Vienna, Austria
“Uncertainty in the Semantic Web”

15:30-16:00: Break

16:00-17:00: Paper presentations
Pavel Klinov and Bijan Parsia
“On Improving the Scalability of Checking Satisfiability in Probabilistic Description Logics”
Azzurra Ragone, Tommaso Di Noia, Francesco M. Donini,
Eugenio Di Sciascio, and Michael P. Wellman
“Weighted Description Logics Preference Formulas for Multiattribute Negotiation”



Wednesday, September 30, 2009


8:30-9:30: Breakfast

9:30-11:00: Paper presentations
Emad Saad
“Probabilistic Planning with Imperfect Sensing Actions Using Hybrid Probabilistic Logic Programs”
Hui Wan and Michael Kifer
“Query Answering in Belief Logic Programming”
Steven Schockaert, Jeroen Janssen, Dirk Vermeir, and Martine De Cock
“Finite Satisfiability in Infinite-Valued Lukasiewicz Logic”

11:00-11:30: Break

11:30-12:30: Paper presentations
Irma Veldman, Ander de Keijzer, and Maurice van Keulen
“Compression of Probabilistic XML Documents”
Emad Saad
“Extended Fuzzy Logic Programs with Fuzzy Answer Set Semantics”

12:30-14:00: Lunch

14:00-15:00: Paper presentations
Yang Xiang, Yu Li, and Zoe Jingyu Zhu
“Towards Effective Elicitation of NIN-AND Tree Causal Models”
Zoulficar Younes, Fahed Abdallah, and Thierry Denoeux
“An Evidence-Theoretic k-Nearest Neighbor Rule for Multi-label Classification”


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