I have also served as:
Selected Invited Plenary Talks and Tutorials
- Invited plenary talk at the
International Conference on Systems Biology (ICSB), Stanford, California, 2009.
- Keynote talk at the joint
17th International Conference on Intelligent Systems for Molecular Biology (ISMB) and the 8th European Conference on Computational Biology (ECCB), Stockholm, Sweden, 2009.
- Keynote talk at the
Meeting of the Microarray Gene Expression Data Society (MGED), Seattle, Washington, September 2006.
- Keynote talk titled Multi-Agent Planning in Complex Uncertain
Environments given at the Third International Joint Conference
on Autonomous Agents and Multi-Agent Systems (AAMAS), New York, New
York, July 2004. The slides are available for
- Keynote talk titled Probabilistic Models of Relational
Data given jointly to the Twentieth International Conference
on Machine Learning (ICML-2003) and the Ninth ACM SIGKDD
International Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining
(KDD-2003), Washington, DC, August 2003. The slides are available for
- Tutorial at the Conference on Uncertainty in Artificial
Intelligence (UAI) 2003, titled Probabilistic Relational Models. The
slides are available in powerpoint.
- Keynote talk titled Probabilistic Models of Relational Data,
given at the ACL Conference, 2002. The slides are available for browsing
(without animations) or for
- Keynote talk titled Representation, Reasoning, Learning, given
at IJCAI-01, as part of the IJCAI-2001 Computers and Thought Award. Click here
if you want to see a static (no animations) version of the talk. (I'm
sorry to say that some of the slides only show up well on advanced versions
of Internet Explorer.)
- Tutorial at the Conference on Neural Information Processing
Systems (NIPS) 2001, titled Learning Bayesian Networks, with
Nir Friedman, Hebrew University of
Jerusalem. The slides are available in
pdf at 6
slides/page, or as
- Invited talk at the First
International Congress of the Game Theory Society
titled Structured models of complex decision problems. An improved
version of the
slides is available for download.
- Keynote talk at the Seventh International Conference on
Principles of Knowledge Representation and Reasoning (KR 2000)
titled Probabilistic Relational Models: Probabilistic Meets KR.
Invited talk at the Ninth International
Workshop on Inductive Logic Programming (ILP 1999)
Invited talk at
Fifteenth National Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI 1998)
"Structured Probabilistic Models: Bayesian Networks and Beyond".
slides are available for browsing.
- Tutorial at
Fourteenth National Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI 1997)
Belief Networks and Decision-Theoretic Reasoning for AI, with
Breese, Microsoft Research. The slides are available for
in pdf at
slides/page, or in