SMART School on Computational Social and Behavioral Sciences, September 5 – 7, 2018

The SMART School on Computational Social and Behavioral Sciences will take place in Paris, Paris, September 5 – 7, 2018. It is co-organized with the SMART Labex, a Laboratory of Excellence on SMART Human/Machine/Human Interactions in the Digital Society (Sorbonne Université, Paris).


  • Theories and methods for the study of emotions
  • Sensing human behaviors, emotions and sentiments
  • Computational models for Social Robotics and Embodied Conversational Agents 
  • Robots for Learning
  • Interactive Machine Learning
  • Ethics in Human-Machine Interaction
  • Industrial applications of Human Machine Interaction Systems in Educational Settings

Preliminary list of speakers:

  • Ruth Aylett (Heriot-Watt University)
  • Tony Belpaeme (Ghent University, Plymouth University)
  • Joost Broekens (Interactive Robotics)
  • Ginevra Castellano (Uppsala University)
  • Raja Chatila (ISIR, Sorbonne University)
  • Pierre Dillenbourg (EPFL)
  • Jonathan Gratch (USC)
  • Friedrich Hesse (University of Tuebingen)
  • Arvid Kappas (Jacobs University)
  • Vanda Luengo (LIP6, Sorbonne University)
  • Pierre-Yves Oudeyer (INRIA)
  • Ana Paiva (INESC-ID)