This year’s Soar workshop will be held on May 29th, 2024, at the University of Michigan’s Beyster Building on North Campus in Ann Arbor, MI. It will be a hybrid workshop, and as in the past, it is free.

Please considering participating! The opportunity to present a talk has closed, but if you are interested in joining the workshop, please complete the registration form.

We look forward to seeing you at the 2024 Soar Workshop!

 

Workshop Schedule:

May 29, 2024

44th Soar Workshop

Draft 5/20 Schedule

Location: 3270 Beyster Building, North Campus, University of Michigan

All times EDT

Length

Presenter

Talk Title

9:00am-10:30pm

20

John Laird

Introductions

5

Paul Schuricht

Using Soar with Simulink for Pilot Decision Making

15

Moritz Schmidt

Soar as Cognitive Control Unit for a Robot Task Delegation Interface based on ROS2

25

Lizzie Goeddel

Flexible motion control through SVS: New features and example agents

25

James Boggs

Progress on Visual-Symbolic Reasoning in Soar

10:30am-11:00am

30

*BREAK*

11:00am-12:00pm

15

Andrew Nuxoll

Visual Soar Update

15

Jonathan de Jong

“pip install soar-sml”: packaging Soar for Python

15

Nathan Glenn

2024 Soar Update

15

Peter Lindes

Representing Ontologies in Soar

12:00-1:00pm

60

Lunch

1:00pm-2:40pm

25

Paul Rosenbloom

A Proposal for Extending the Common Model of Cognition to Emotion

25

Christian Lebiere

Summary of Symposium on Integrating Cognitive Architecture and Generative Models

25

Peter Lindes

Language in Soar

25

John Laird

Thor-Soar: A New Soar Agent for Interactive Task Learning

2:40pm-3:00pm

20

*BREAK*

3:00pm-5:00pm

15

Robert Wray

Eliciting Problem Specifications via Large Language Models

15

Siyu Wu

LLAMA-ACT-R, a Neuro-Symbolic Architecture (ACT-R) for LLM Decision Making

25

James Kirk

Improving Knowledge Extraction from LLMs for Task Learning through Agent Analysis

15

Steven J. Jones

Goals from Partial Grounding of Constraints

20

Steven J. Jones

Toward Constraint Compliant Planning and Goal Formulation

30

John Laird

Final Discussion