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Program

TimePresenterTopic
Morning Session Theory of GSO
10:30 - 11:30Keynote. Takashi Ikegami Life as an Emergent Phenomena
11:30 - 11:50 Madrid, Gershenson & Fernández Complexity and Structural Properties in Scale-free Networks
11:50 - 12:10 Salge & Polani Dealing with Noise and Other Agents: The Empowerment of Controller Selection
12:10 - 12:30 Spinney, Lizier & ProkopenkoTransfer entropy in continuous time: from computational neuroscience to information thermodynamics
12:30 - 12:50Abrahão Emergent algorithmic creativity on networked Turing machines
12:50 - 13:00 Q & A (combined)
13:00 - 16:00 Break
Afternoon Session Methods and Applications of GSO
16:00 - 17:00 Keynote. Chris Adami Is the emergence of life on Earth an example of guided self-organization?
17:00 - 17:20 Martius & Der Guiding self-organization applied to an anthropomorphic tendon driven arm
17:20 - 17:40Ghazi-Zahedi, Haeufle, Montúfar, Schmitt & Ay Evaluating Morphological Computation in Muscle and DC-motor Driven Models of Human Hopping
17:40 - 18:00 McDonnell, Howley & Duggan Improving Genetic Algorithm Performance in the Majority Problem
18:00 - 18:20Yamanaka & Wakamiya Adaptive control of self-organized synchronization in wireless sensor networks
18:20 - 18:30 Q & A (combined)