Workshop program

8:30-9:00Introductory remarks/Discussion
9:00-9:30Action Recognition from Skeleton Data via Analogical GeneralizationKezhen Chen and Kenneth D. Forbus
9:30-10:00Qualitative Evaluation of Stability in Disassembling Block Structures with Robot Manipulator Przemyslaw Andrzej Walega, Michal Zawidzki and Jakub Mozaryn
10:00-10:30Coffee Break
10:30-11:00The qSafe Project: Developing a Model-based Tool for Current Practice in Functional Safety Analysis Florian Grigoleit, Sebastian Holei, Andreas Pleuss, Robert Reiser, Julian Rhein, Peter Struss, and Jana v. Wedel
11:00-11:30Qualitative deviation models vs. quantitative models for fault localization in spreadsheets Birgit Hofer, Iulia Nica and Franz Wotawa
11:30-12:00Multidimensional Region Connection Calculus Azadeh Izadi, Kristin M. Stock and Hans Guesgen
12:00-12:30Towards a Synergy of Qualitative Spatio-Temporal Reasoning and Smart Environments for Assisting the Elderly at Home Michael Sioutis, Marjan Alirezaie, Jennifer Renoux and Amy Loutfi
14:30-15:00Do You See What I See? Effects of POV on Spatial Relation SpecificationsNikhil Krishnaswamy and James Pustejovsky
15:00-15:30A formalism for the treatment of polysemy of vertical prepositions in Brazilian PortugueseEdilson Rodrigues and Debora Garcia
15:30-16:00Learning event representation: As sparse as possible, but not sparser Tuan Do and James Pustejovsky
16:00-16:30Coffee Break
16:30-17:00Autonomous Vehicle System based on Law and Case Law using Qualitative RepresentationSatoshi Nishimura, Asaki Iwata, Miwa Kurokawa, Shun-Ya Maruta, Daisuke Kaji, Shinji Niwa, Takuichi Nishimura and Yo Ehara
17:00-17:30Comparing Answer Set Programming and Hierarchical Knowledge Bases Regarding Comprehensibility and Reasoning Efficiency in the Context of Agents Corinna Kruger, Daan Apeldoorn and Gabriele Kern-Isberner
17:30-18:00Demo: Using Qualitative Reasoning in Natural Language Question-AnsweringKenneth Forbus, Max Crouse and Clifton Mcfate
18:00End of Workshop

30th International Workshop on Qualitative Reasoning Monday, August 21, 2017, Melbourne, Australia