Prof. Dr. Jörg Lücke

+49 (0)441 798 5486

+49 (0)441 798-3902

W30 2-201


Timo Kusiek

+49 (0)441 798-3942

+49 441 798-3902

W30 2-202


Carl von Ossietzky Universität Oldenburg
Fakultät für Medizin und Gesundheitswissenschaften
Department für Medizinische Physik und Akustik
Exzellenzcluster Hearing4all - Arbeitsgruppe Machine Learning
Ammerländer Heerstr. 114-118
26129 Oldenburg


Küpkersweg 74
26129 Oldenburg
W30 2-201
NeSSy-Gebäude, 2. OG

Symposium Explainable Machine Learning

Symposium on Explainable Machine Learning for Biomedical Data Analysis and Care Robotics


Start of symposium on Friday, May 15, at 9.55am CET. First talk at 10.00am.

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Organizers: Andreas Hein, Jörg Lücke, Bernd Meyer, Hans Gerd Nothwang (Universität Oldenburg)


From 9:40: Connection to virtual meeting

9:55       Introductory Remarks

Morning Session (Chair: Bernd Meyer)

10:00     Keynote: Prof. Christin Seifert (University of Twente, Netherlands)

               X-AI: Promises, Reality and Future

10:30     Verena Klös (TU Berlin, Germany)

              From explainable self-adaptive systems towards self-explaining cyber-physical systems

11:00     Break

11:15     Prof. Odette Scharenborg (TU Delft, Netherlands)

               Visualizing phoneme category adaptation in deep neural networks

11:45     Prof. Johannes Schöning (Universität Bremen, Germany)

               Beautiful...but at what cost? An examination of externalities in geographic vehicle routing

12:15     Lunch Break

Afternoon Session (Chair: Jörg Lücke)

13:45     Keynote: Prof. Constantin Rothkopf (TU Darmstadt, Germany)

               Why robotics needs explainable cognitive models

14:15     Dr. Agnieszka Grabska-Barwinska (Google DeepMind, London, UK)

               Measuring and improving the quality of visual explanations for neural network decisions

14:45     Break

15:00     Dr. Georgios Exarchakis (Institut de la Vision, Paris, France)

               Multi-scale Invariants for Machine Learning

15:30     Prof. Franziska Mathis-Ullrich (Karlsruhe Inst. Of Technology, Germany)

               Assistive Robots and Embedded AI for Surgery

16:00     Dr. Jörg Cassens (Universität Hildesheim, Germany)

               Does this count as an explanation? A human-centred approach to XAI

16:30     Wrap-up Discussion / Closing Remarks

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