AAAI-17 Workshop: Human-Aware Artificial Intelligence (HAAI-17) - Workshop Program

Schedule Panels Accepted Papers

The workshop was held on Saturday, February 4th, 2017 at the Hilton San Francisco in San Francisco, CA in the Union Square 3/4 Room

The workshop format was discussion intensive, featuring invited talks by leading experts in the field and issue-based panels. The workshop also featured a poster session for researchers to present their work, and to discuss collaboration and future work.

New: Human-Aware AI Mailing List (haai-list)

Schedule: [PDF Version]

0900-0915 Workshop Welcome
Kartik Talamadupula
0915-0945 Invited Talk 1: 
Lessons Learned in Building Human-Aware Systems for Data Science
Craig Knoblock
0945-1015 Invited Talk 2:
Artificial Intelligence for Augmenting Human Capabilities
Karen Myers
1015-1030 Paper Spotlights 1
1030-1100 ------------ Coffee Break / Poster Session ------------
1100-1115 Paper Spotlights 2
1115-1145 Invited Talk 3:
Planning Challenges in Human-Aware AI Systems [slides]
Subbarao Kambhampati
1145-1230 Panel 1:
Challenges in Involving Humans in AI Systems
1230-1400 ------------ LUNCH ------------
1400-1430 Invited Talk 4:
Ethical Issues in AI [slides]

Francesca Rossi
1430-1500 Invited Talk 5:
The Role of Dialog in Augmented Intelligence [slides]

Murray S. Campbell
1500-1530 Invited Talk 6:
Human-aware AI for Social Good [slides]

Milind Tambe
1530-1600 ------------ Coffee Break / Poster Session ------------
1600-1645 Panel 2:
Regulations & Conventions for Deploying AI Systems for General Use
1645-1700 Closing Remarks
Kartik Talamadupula


  • Morning: Challenges in Involving Humans in AI Systems
    Panelists: Craig Knoblock, Karen Myers, Subbarao Kambhampati, Alonso Vera
    Moderator: Biplav Srivastava

  • Afternoon: Regulations & Conventions for Deploying AI Systems for General Use
    Panelists: Murray S. Campbell, Milind Tambe, Lokesh Johri
    Moderator: Kartik Talamadupula

Accepted Papers: 

1 Learning to Suggest Phrases
Kenneth Arnold, Kai-Wei Chang, Adam T. Kalai

2 Complete Coverage Planning: Achieving Human Interaction and Maximum Coverage during an Autonomous Robotic Vehicle Navigation of an Unknown Terrain
Balasubramaniyan Chandrasekaran, James M. Conrad

3 Using Co-Captured Face, Gaze, and Verbal Reactions to Images of Varying Emotional Content for Analysis and Semantic Alignment
Aliya Gangji, Trevor Walden, Preethi Vaidyanathan, Emily Prud'hommeaux, Reynold Bailey, Cecilia O. Alm

4 "Why Did You Do That?" Explainable Intelligent Robots
Raymond Ka-Man Sheh

5 Explaining Ourselves: Human-Aware Constraint Reasoning
Eugene C. Freuder

6 Health Behavior Coaching:A Motivating Domain for Human-Aware Artificial Intelligence Research
Shiwali Mohan, Anusha Venkatakrishnan, Danny Bobrow, Peter Pirolli