Previous Editions: WAISE 2019

​Second International Workshop on

Artificial Intelligence

Safety Engineering 

Turku, Finland

Sept 10th, 2019

 

Programme.

​8:30-9:00

Registration and welcome to WAISE 2019, Organisation Committee

Keynote 

​9:00-10:00

Safety Assurance of Autonomous Systems – bridging the gap between research and industry, Prof. Mario  Trapp

​10:00-10:10

Poster Pitching (3 *3 minutes)

Three Reasons Why: Framing the Challenges of Assuring AI, Xinwei Fang and Nikita Johnson

Tackling Uncertainty in Safety Assurance for Machine Learning: Continuous Argument Engineering with Attributed Tests, Yutaka Matsuno, Fuyuki Ishikawa and Susumu Tokumoto

The Moral Machine: Is It Moral?, Alexandre Moreira Nascimento, Lucio Vismari, Anna Carolina Muller Queiroz, Paulo Cugnasca, Joao Camargo and Jorge Rady

10:10-10:40

Cofee break - Poster Sessions

Session 1: Standardisation and Certification

10:40-11:20

A Safety Standard Approach for Fully Autonomous Vehicles, Philip Koopman, Uma Ferrell, Frank Fratrik and Michael Wagner

A Self-Certifiable Architecture for Critical Systems Powered by Probabilistic Logic Artificial Intelligence, Jacques Robin, Raul Mazo, Henrique Madeira, Raul Barbosa, Daniel Diaz and Salvador Abreu

Session 2: Assuring AI-based Systems

​11:20-12:30

Open Questions in Testing of Learned Computer Vision Functions for Automated Driving, Matthias Woehrle, Christoph Gladisch and Christian Heinzemann

Improving ML Safety with Partial Specifications, Rick Salay and Krzysztof Czarnecki

12:30-13:30

Lunch - Poster Sessions

Keynote

13:30-14:30

Session 3: Uncertainty in AI-based Systems

14:30-15:30

Bayesian Uncertainty Quantification with Synthetic Data, Buu Phan, Samin Khan, Rick Salay and Krzysztof Czarnecki

Confidence Arguments for Evidence of Performance in Machine Learning, Simon Burton, Lydia Gauerhof, Bibhuti Bhusan Sethy, Ibrahim Habli and Richard Hawkins

15:30-16:00

Coffee break - Poster Sessions

Session 4: Safety of Autonomous Systems

16:00-16:40

RL-Based Method for Benchmarking the Adversarial Resilience and Robustness of
Deep Reinforcement Learning Policies
,
Vahid Behzadan and William Hsu

16:40-17:30

Key Challenges and Research Opportunities for Assuring AI-Based Systems

Plenary Discussion

17:30-17:45

Wrap-up - Best Paper Award

 

Committees.

Organization Committee

  • Zakaria Chihani, CEA LIST, France 

  • Simos Gerasimou, University of York, UK

  • Andreas Theodorou, Umeå University, Sweden

  • Guillaume Charpiat, INRIA, France

Steering Committee

  • Rob Alexander, University of York, UK

  • Nozha Boujemaa, DATAIA Institute & INRIA, France

  • Virginia Dignum, Umea University, Sweden

  • Huascar Espinoza, CEA LIST, France

  • Philip Koopman, Carnegie Mellon University, USA

  • Stuart Russell, UC Berkeley, USA

  • Raja Chatila, ISIR - Sorbonne University, France 

Programme Committee

  • Vincent Aravantinos, Autonomous Intelligent Driving GmbH, Germany

  • Rob Ashmore, Defence Science and Technology Laboratory, UK

  • Orlando Avila-García, Atos, Spain

  • Alec BanksDefence Science and Technology Laboratory, UK

  • Andrew Banks, LDRA, UK

  • Markus Borg, RISE SICS, Sweden

  • Joanna Bryson, University of Bath, UK

  • Simon Burton, Bosch, Germany

  • Mauricio Castillo-Effen, Lockheed Martin, USA

  • Jose Faria, Safe Perspective Ldt, UK

  • John Favaro, INTECS, Italy

  • Simon Fuerst, BMW, Germany

  • Mario Gleirscher, University of York, UK

  • Jérémie Guiochet, LAAS-CNRS, France

  • Carlos Hernández, TU Delft, Netherlands

  • José Hernández-Orallo, Universitat Politècnica de València, Spain

  • Nico Hochgeschwende, DLR, Germany

  • Edith Holland, Jaguar Land Rover, UK

  • Bernhard Kaiser, ANSYS, Germany

  • Guy Katz, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel

  • Florent Kirchner, CEA LIST, France

  • Philip Koopman, Carnegie Mellon University, USA

  • Timo Latvala, Space Systems Finland, Finland

  • Loizos Michael, Open University Cyprus, Cyprus

  • Chokri Mraidha, CEA LIST, France

  • Jonas Nilsson, Nvidia, Sweden

  • Philippa Ryan, Adelard, UK

  • Mehrdad Saadatmand, RISE SICS, Sweden

  • Rick Salay, University of Waterloo, Canada

  • Erwin Schoitsch, Austrian Institute of Technology, Austria

  • Hao Shen, Fortiss, Germany

  • François Terrier, CEA LIST, France

  • Mario Trapp, Fraunhofer ESK, Germany

  • Ilse Verdiesen, TU Delft, Netherlands