Seminar: Everyday AI - Organization

Organisatoren: Prof. Dr. Bernhard Nebel, Florian Geißer, Thorsten Engesser, Tim Schulte,

For organizational questions please contact Tim Schulte.


In this seminar we will discuss artificial intelligence techniques used in everyday life. On the basis of original literature, we strive to examine the underlying procedures and algorithms, as well as practical applications in current and future everyday life.

Prerequisites and ECTS Credits

To obtain ECTS credits, the participants have to

  • give an oral presentation of about 20 minutes,
  • hand in a written paper of 10-12 pages about their topic,
  • be present throughout the whole seminar

Papers can be either in German or in English. Presentations and oral contributions should be in English. The talks, papers, and active participation will be graded. Please note that you have to register for this course via HISInOne in order to receive ECTS credits. The paper must be prepared using LaTeX and be about 10 to 12 pages long. You will find commented examples that you may use as a guideline for structuring your paper in our seminar guide. There, you will also find further hints on how to prepare and give a seminar talk. Slides for the seminar talk must be prepared using LaTeX Beamer.

Important dates

  • 17.04.2018, 12:00-14:00 (Geb. 52, SR 02-017): Kickoff meeting (Folien)
  • 04.05.2018, Preference list for topic assignment
  • 11.06.2018, Paper draft due (updated)
  • 25.06.2018, Slides draft due (updated)
  • Seminar:
    • Date: Saturday 07.07.2018, Location: Building 101, Room 01-09/13
    • Date: Sunday 08.07.2018, Location: Building 101, Room 01-09/13
    • Note: Make sure to show up in time for you cannot access Building 101 on your own on Saturdays/Sundays.
  • TBA, Final paper due