• BsAs-NationalCongress

    Buenos Aires - National Congress

  • BsAs-DiagonalNorte

    Buenos Aires - Roque Saenz Peña Avenue (aka Diagonal Norte)

  • BsAs-Madero

    Puerto Madero

  • BsAs-9Julio

    The Obelisk, the most popular symbol of Buenos Aires

  • BsAs-FarolCongreso

    Plaza Congreso

  • BsAs-PlazaLibertad

    Plaza Libertad

  • BsAs-AguasCorrientes

    Palacio de Aguas Corrientes

IJCAI-15 will be held in Buenos Aires, Argentina from July 25th to July 31st, 2015. We look forward to seeing you there.

Prof. Michael Wooldridge, Professor at the University of Oxford, UK is the IJCAI-15 Conference Chair.

Prof. Qiang Yang, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Hong Kong is the IJCAI-15 Program Chair.

Doctoral Consortium SCHEDULE 

Monday July 27 
in Room 448 in the New Building of Facultad de Ciencias Económicas 
8:45-9:15 Introductions 
9:15-10:30 - Poster advertisements (authors in alphabetical order from Aleksandrov to Ramdas)
10:30-11:00 - Coffee break 
11:00-11:45 - Posters 
11:45-12:45 - Talk by Gabriela Llaneza. She will present and discuss typical  areas of concern in PhD. writing. Lexical and syntactical choices  will be dealt with in a game-like format to enhance audience participation. Students will receive a handout with pointers  to tips and online resources. 
12:45-1:45 - Lunch for the DC participants in the coffee break room on the 1st floor with the poster boards
1:45-2:30 - Poster advertisements (authors in alphabetical order from Roijers to Zhu plus Cornelio, Jahedpari, and Koitz)
2:30-3:30 - Career panel: Marie DesJardin (Univ of Maryland Baltimore County, USA),  Maria Vanina Martinez (Universidad Nacional del Sur, Argentina),  Pascal Poupart (Waterloo University, Canada),
 Meinolf Sellman (IBM, USA),  Jie Tang (Tsinghua University, China)
3:30-4:00 - Coffee break 
4:00-5:00 - Posters 
5:00-6:30 - Meet and Greet event (open to all attendees)  in Salón de Actos on the ground floor of the same building 
Tuesday July 28 
In  Catalinas Room at the Sheraton Hotel 
9:40-10:40  - Talk by Toby Walsh, UNSW Australia and NICTA (open to all attendees) 
"Managing your Supervisor"
To get the most out of your PhD, you need to take charge of your  relationship with your supervisor. In this interactive session, 
we will cover a number of topics: understanding your supervisor (as a first step to managing them), manipulating them, expectations, 
pitfalls, conflict, and your overall research career. Whilst many of the topics are focused on the PhD-supervisor relationship, much 
holds true for other similar relationships like that between PostDoc and supervisor. Please come and share your questions and problems. 
POSTER: the maximum size is A0 size in vertical format (1189 mm in 
height x 841 mm in width). 
POSTER ADVERTISEMENT: be prepared to give a 2 1/2 minutes presentation  on the highlights of your work. If you prepare slides for it, no more 
than 3 slides. Send a pdf (horizontal landscape) before the DC to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or have it ready to be copied on a single laptop that 
we will use for the presentations. The time will be enforced strictly. 
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