CogArch 2016 - The 2nd Workshop on Cognitive Architectures @ ASPLOS 2016 - Previous editions (CogArch 2015)


CogArch 2015: Workshop Program (March 7th 2015)

9 AM – 9:15 Welcoming Remarks (Sharath Pankanti and Karthik Swaminathan)

9:15 - 10:00 Keynote 1 – Christoph von der Malsburg (Frankfurt Institute of Advanced Studies, Germany) - A Vision Architecture

10:00 - 10:30 Coffee Break

10:30 - 11:00 Sharath Pankanti (IBM T.J Watson Research)Agile Mobile Cognition

11:00 - 11:30 Ashutosh Natraj (Oxford University, UK) - Bio-inspired vision-based obstacle avoidance for UAVs in an unstructured environment

11:30 - 12:00 PM Dilan Manatunga (Georgia Tech.) - SP-CNN: A Scalable and Programmable CNN-based Accelerator

12:00 – 1:30 Lunch

1:30 – 2:15 Keynote 2 Gu-Yeon Wei (Harvard University) - HELIX, Aladdin, and RoboBees to build approximate accelerator architectures.

2:15 - 2:45 Omer Khan (University of Connecticut) - Many-core Architecture Characterization of the Path-Planning Workload.

2:45 – 3:15 Guna Seetharaman (Air Force Research Labs, USA) – The role of context and feed-forward information in sensor embedded processing (Via Video-Conference)

3:15 - 3:45 Coffee Break

3:45 – 4:45 Panel Discussion: Efficient Real-time Cognition: Challenges and Pitfalls

4:45 – 5:00 PM Concluding Remarks (Sharath Pankanti and Karthik Swaminathan) – Discussion on Special Issue