NC² New Challenges in Neural Computation (NC2)
Workshop of the GI-Fachgruppe Neuronale Netze and the German Neural Networks Society in connection to GCPR 2017, Basel, Switzerland.

Workshop program

The workshop will take place on September, 12th, 2017 in the Bernoullianum 32, room 223, Bernoullistrasse 30, 4056 Basel. Please note: this location is around the corner of the conference location Hebelstrasse 20. Registration and coffee breaks take place at the conference location, Hebelstrasse 20!

Preliminary Schedule

until 9:00 Registration at the conference location Hebelstrasse 20 around the corner
9:00-9:05 Opening, the workshop takes place in the Bernoullianum 32, room 223, Bernoullistrasse 30
9:05-10:20 Learning with Drift and Transfer Learning
  • Thomas Villmann, Sascha Saralajew: Restricted Tangent Metrics for Robust Learning Vector Quantization of Data with Local Drifts
  • Muhammad Haris, Benjamin Metka, Mathias Franzius, Ute Bauer-Wersing: Condition Invariant Visual Localization Using Slow Feature Analysis
  • Witali Aswolinskiy, Barbara Hammer: Unsupervised Transfer Learning for Time Series via Self-Predictive Modelling - First Results
10:30-11:00 Coffee break around the corner at Hebelstrasse 20
11:05-11:30 Privacy in ML
  • Johannes Brinkrolf, Kolja Berger, Barbara Hammer: Differential Privacy for Learning Vector Quantization
11:30-12:30 Keynote Talk
Thomas Martinetz (Univ.Lübeck): Hierarchical Sensing
12:30-14:00 Lunch break (e.g. at the Mensa of the University Basel)
14:00-i15:00 Keynote Talk
Frank Hutter (Univ. Freiburg): Towards End-to-end Learning and Optimization
15:00-15:25 Robotics
  • Falko Lischke, Frank Bahrmann, Sven Hellbach, Hans-Joachim Böhme: RoNiSCo: Robotic Night Shift Companion
15:30-16:00 Coffee break around the corner at Hebelstrasse 20
16:05-17:20 Prior Knowledge and Interpretability in ML
  • Sebastian Schrom, Stephan Hasler: Effects of Domain Awareness in Generalizing over Cameras in Road Detection
  • Johannes Silberbauer, Benedict Flade, Stephan Hasler, Malte Probst, Julian Eggert: Strategies for Improving Camera to Map Alignment
  • Thomas Villmann: Grassmann Manifolds for Prototype Based
17:40-17:30 Nomination of the best presentation award and closing
17:30-18:00 Meeting of the GI Fachgruppe Neural Networks and of the German Neural Networks Society

ENNS The workshop is sponsored by the European Neural Networks Society and by the CITEC centre of excellence CITEC: Cognitive Interaction Technology - Center of Excellence

Barbara Hammer