AI4X Education & Entertainment, Feb 27

AI4X Education & Entertainment February 27, 2018

AI4X is a series of one day conferences on the theme of Artificial Intelligence (AI), its development and application in different sectors in Sweden. The conferences are organized by WASP AI funded by the Knut and Alice Wallenberg Foundation.

Place: City Conference Center Folkets Hus, Barnhusgatan 12-14, Stockholm.
Registration: free of charge, including lunch and coffee (sek 500 for no-show)


8.30 –   9.00                     Registration
9.00 –   9.30                     Introduction Danica Kragic, Fredrik Heintz and Daniel Gillblad
9.30 –  10.30                    Lightning talks 1

  1. Lars Lundberg, Blekinge Tekniska Högskola   Presentation
  2. Marco Fratarcangeli, Chalmers University of Technology
  3. Bengt Lennartson, Chalmers University of Technology, Systems, Control and Mechatronics – AI in Chalmers largest master program   Presentation
  4. Mårten Björkman, KTH   Presentation
  5. Jim Dowling, KTH   Presentation
  6. Joakim Gustafson, KTH Speech, Music and Hearing   Presentation
  7. Seif Haridi, KTH
  8. Henrik Hult, KTH Department of Mathematics   Presentation
  9. Florian Pokorny, KTH
  10. Himangshu Saikia, KTH

10.30 – 11.30                     Poster session 1
11.30 – 12.30                     Lightning talks 2

  1. Iolanda Leite, KTH   Presentation
  2. Judith Butepage, KTH   Presentation
  3. Michael Felsberg, Linköping University   Presentation
  4. Patrick Lambrix, Linköping University   Presentation
  5. Tom Ziemke, Linköping University   Presentation
  6. Anders Ynnerman, Linköpings Universitet   Presentation
  7. Christian Balkenius, Lund University Cognitive Science   Presentation
  8. Helena Lindgren, Umeå University   Presentation
  9. Mohammad Obaid, Uppsala University
  10. Amy Loutfi, Örebro University   Presentation

12.30 – 14.00                    Poster session 2 (lunch served 12.30-13.30)
14.00 – 15.00                    Lightning talks 3

  1. Michela Magas, Music Tech Fest / Industry Commons   Presentation
  2. Johanna Björklund, Codemill AB
  3. Nils Svangård, Hubert, an AI chatbot for smarter teacher feedback   Presentation
  4. Christoffer Göransson, Inovia AB   Presentation
  5. Per Brahm, Learnify AB
  6. Joakim Lustig, Lexplore   Presentation
  7. Ankit Desai, Rosenqvist & Desai AB   Presentation
  8. Valentino Pacifici, Sana Labs   Presentation
  9. Alper Aydemir, Volumental AB   Presentation
  10. Per Sjöborg, Aptomica AB

15.00 – 16.00                    Poster session 3
16.00 – 16.30                    Summary



Participants may briefly present their organization’s current and future development and application of AI and their needs related to AI research and education. We reserve the right to limit the number of presentations to at most one per organization.

Participants that expressed the interest to present will get a possibility to present both on the scene and via a poster presentation.

Scene presentation:

Up to 6 minutes and maximum 6 slides plus title slide in PDF or PowerPoint (16:9) format. This should be sent to

The deadline for sending the presentation for AI4X Education & Entertainment is February 23.

Some of the questions you may address in the presentation:

  • What do you expect to use AI for in the near future?
  • What AI techniques and technologies are you using?
  • For what applications?
  • What challenges and needs do you foresee for the future?

The presentations should be in English.

Poster presentation

There will also be a possibility to present a poster during a 1-hour poster session after each block of presentations.
The dimension for the poster is A0 in an upright format.