We’re excited to have you join us for two concurrent sessions of talks on a wide range of topics, including embedded AI, neuro-symbolic reasoning, generative AI, language models, natural language understanding in robotics, analysis of satellite imagery and much more. We welcome you to attend these exciting talks and panels throughout the day.

We will also showcase leading AI research happening at ASU with talks from some of our top researchers:

Chitta Baral, inventor of instructability, an AI technique that allows ChatGPT to interact in a conversational manner

Rao Kambhampati, former AAAI President and Fellow who has been featured in venues such as the New York Times, The Hill and The Guardian

Huan Liu, ASU Regents Professor and AAAI Fellow


8 a.m. – 8:45 a.m.


8:30 a.m.–9 a.m.


Ross Maciejewski 
SCAI Director

9 a.m.–9:20 a.m.

Sally Morton
Executive Vice President & Professor

9:20 a.m.–9:40 a.m.

Kyle Squires
Dean of the Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering

9:40 a.m.–10:45 a.m.


Subbarao Kambhampati

11 a.m.–11:30 a.m.
11:30 a.m.–12 p.m.
12–12:30 p.m.

Parallel sessions

Hua Wei
K. Selcuk Candan
Aviral Shrivastava

11 a.m.–11:30 a.m.
11:30 a.m.–12 p.m.
12–12:30 p.m.

Parallel sessions

Ming Zhao
Nakul Gopalan
YZ Yang + Kyle Min (Intel)

12:30 p.m.–1:15 p.m.


1:30 p.m.–3:30 p.m.

Student poster presentations

1:15 p.m.–2 p.m.


Huan Liu

2–2:30 p.m.
2:30–3 p.m.
3–3:30 p.m.

Parallel sessions

Ransalu Senanayake
Jia Zou
Hannah Kerner

2–3 p.m.

Parallel sessions

WenWen Li
Asim Roy
Gautam Dasarathy
Nancy Cooke
Andrew Maynard
Binil Starly
Sangram Redkar
Elizabeth Reilley ET

3 p.m.–3:30 p.m.

Paulo Shakarian

3:45 p.m.–4:30 p.m.


Chitta Baral

4:30 p.m.–5 p.m.


Paulo Shakarian