Concepts in Action: Representation, Learning, and Application (Workshop)

Country: Germany

City: Osnabrück

Abstr. due: 20.05.2018

Dates: 11.08.18 — 12.08.18

Area Of Sciences: Humanities; Pedagogy;

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Organizers: Institute of Cognitive Science, Osnabrück University


"Concepts in Action: Representation, Learning, and Application" (CARLA) is an international workshop aimed at fostering interdisciplinary exchange about research on concepts. It invites contributions from all fields related to cognitive science, including (but not limited to) linguistics, artificial intelligence, psychology, philosophy, logic, and computer science. Although the workshop is open for research on any aspect of concepts, there exists a set of core topics that are of special interest:

We invite the submission of extended abstracts (up to 500 words excluding references) to until May 20, 2018. We will send out acceptance notifications by May 31, 2018.

  • Application: How are concepts used in cognitive tasks?

  • Learning: Where do concepts come from and how are they acquired

  • Representation: How can we formally describe and model concepts?

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