Communicating with AI Workshop

Arranged by ConceptLab, New Frontiers of Speech and AI&Humanities-Lab@HKU


Herman Cappelen (HKU)

Josh Dever (Texas-Austin)

Gabe Dupre (Keele)

Gabbrielle Johnson (Claremont McKenna)

Fintan Mallory (Oslo)

Matthew McKeever (ConceptLab)

Tristram McPherson (Ohio State)

Eliot Michaelson (KCL)

Raphael Milliere (Columbia)

David Plunkett (Dartmouth)

Gurpreet Rattan (Toronto)

Mona Simion (Glasgow)

Rachel Sterken (HKU)


Sunday, June 19th, 2022

9:00-10:15       Rachel Sterken, Eliot Michaelson and Jessica Pepp - The Alignment Problem in Human-AI Communication

10:15-11:30     Fintan Mallory - What Do Word Embeddings ‘Mean’?

11:30-11:45     Break     

11:45-13:00     Raphael Milliere - Grammatical Competence and Artificial Intelligence

13:00-14:15     Lunch

14:15-15:30     Gabe Dupre and Gabbrielle Johnson - Uncanny Performance, Divergent Competence: Biases as Principled Barriers to Human-Machine Communication

15:30-15:45      Break

15:45-17:00      Gurpreet Rattan - Egocentric Content and Understanding Alien AI

18:30               Dinner

Monday, June 20th, 2022

9:00-10:15       Tristram McPherson and David Plunkett - Strong AI and the Foundations of Ethics

10:15-11:30     Matthew McKeever - AI and Illocutions

11:30-11:45     Break

11:45-13:00     Mona Simion - Talking to Social Robots

13:00-14:00     Lunch

14:00-15:15     Herman Cappelen and Joshua Dever - AI and the Commodification of Meaning and Communication


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