ACAIS 2016:
Best of ACAIS

To celebrate the lustrum of SV CognAC this years’ theme is “The Best of ACAIS”. Researchers from all over the country will present their latest work on topics such as Social Robotics, Privacy, Computer Vision, Creativity and Domotics.

Are you interested in the latest developments regarding the research field of Artificial Intelligence?

Join us on the 17th of May and discover!

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The latest developments and innovations in the field,
packed into a single day.

ACAIS 2016 takes place on the 17th of May in Nijmegen,
from 9:30 till 17:30 with an optional dinner till 21:30.


Invited talks

Currently confirmed programme below. See the Timetable for the full programme!


Time Track 1 Track 2
9:30 Registration & coffee/tea
10:30 Opening
10:45 Automated Vehicles
Dimitrios Kotiadis, TU Delft
11:45 Machine Vision and Human Perception
Boris Lenseigne, TU Delft
Artificial Creativity
Stefan Leijnen, Amsterdam UAS
12:30 Lunch
13:15 Learning algorithms, data silos and their hidden impact on society
Thomas Markus, Topicus Onderwijs
Computer-aided Diagnosis of Dementia
Esther Bron, Biomedical Imaging Group Rotterdam, Erasmus MC/NL
14:15 Domotics
Robert Sassen, Athom
From neural activation to robot sensorimotor interaction
Beata Grzyb, Radboud University
15:00 Break
15:30 [email protected]
Dr. Tijn van der Zant, [email protected]
16:15 Discussion
17:15 Drinks
18:30-21:30 Optional dinner

This year's location:
De Biezantijn, Nijmegen

Waterstraat 146-A, 6541 TN Nijmegen

De Biezantijn

This community center placed in the 'Waterkwartier' of Nijmegen not only offers a kitchen, youth center, dancing room, and a grand café, but also offers more than enough room to host our symposium.


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Tickets are sold through Eventbrite and can be paid using iDeal or creditcard. Registration closes Monday, May 16th 11:59 PM.


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Who are we?

ACAIS is an annual symposium organised by a team of students, all studying Artificial Intelligence at the Radboud University. ACAIS and the committee are part of study association CognAC. Our philosophy: for and by students; organising an event that stimulates new insights and the exchange of information.

ACAIS is non-profit and is fully funded by ticket fees, subsidies and sponsorships. See below for everyone who contributed to nine years of ACAIS history.

See our previous editions for more information.

ACAIS 2016: Best of ACAIS

  • Margo van der Stam (Chairman)
  • Thijs Nieuwdorp (Vice-Chairman / Treasurer)
  • Maarten Vos (Secretary)
  • Leonieke van den Bulk
  • Robbert Hendriks
  • Fabian Kok
  • Linde Kuijpers
  • Bas Vogelzang
  • Jesse Zwamborn

ACAIS 2015: AI in Health

  • Margo van der Stam (Chairman)
  • Zina Al-jibouri (Secretary)
  • Jesse Zwamborn (Treasurer)
  • Renate Bresser
  • Leonieke van den Bulk
  • Wouter Bulten
  • Robbert Hendriks
  • Linde Kuijpers
  • Thijs Nieuwdorp
  • Lino Vliex
  • Maarten Vos
  • Bas Vogelzang
  • Marije de Witte

ACAIS 2014: Robotics

  • Wouter Bulten (Chairman)
  • Margo van der Stam (Vice-Chairman)
  • Harmen Prins (Secretary)
  • Leonieke van den Bulk (Vice-Secretary)
  • Marije de Witte (Treasurer)
  • Lino Vliex (Vice-Treasurer)
  • Sanna Dinh
  • Robert-Jan Drenth
  • Lotus ter Haar
  • Robbert Hendriks
  • Maarten Vos
  • Jesse Zwamborn

ACAIS 2013: Life

  • Wouter Bulten (Chairman)
  • Frank Dorssers (Secretary)
  • Marije de Witte (Treasurer)
  • Robert-Jan Drenth
  • Robbert Hendriks
  • Denise Slotman
  • Margo van der Stam
  • Jelte van Waterschoot

ACAIS 2012: The Web

  • Wouter Bulten (Chairman)
  • Frank Dorssers (Secretary)
  • Marije de Witte (Treasurer)
  • Senna van Iersel
  • Jules Kruijswijk
  • Denise Slotman
  • Jasper van der Waa
  • Jelte van Waterschoot

ACAIS 2011: Future Helpers

  • Wouter Bulten (Chairman)
  • Laurie Bax (Secretary)
  • Marije de Witte (Treasurer)
  • Jelte van Waterschoot

ACAIS 2010: AI Everywhere

  • Bart van Delft (Chairman)
  • Jelmer Wolterink (Treasurer)
  • Wouter Bulten
  • Andrea Loing

ACAIS 2009: AI & Traffic

  • Bart van Delft (Chairman)
  • Jelmer Wolterink (Treasurer)

ACAIS 2008: AI & Creativity

  • Bart van Delft (Chairman)
  • Marlieke van Kesteren
  • Iris van Rooij
  • Jelmer Wolterink