[ Preliminary Agenda ]

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MONDAY 16TH | Central Teaching Hub, University of Liverpool | Theatre B

8:30

Registration

9:40

Opening Remarks

9:55

Keynote Presentation: Matthias Troffaes: Simulation methods for quantification of severe uncertainty
[SLIDES] [VIDEO]

10:45

Break

11:10

Michael Oberguggenberger, M. Schwarz: Stochastic Methods in Damage Detection
[PDF] [Slides] [Video]

11:35

Dominik Hose, M. Hanss: Possibilistic Identification of Reliable Finite Impulse Response Models
[PDF] [Slides] [Video]

12:00

Ekaterina Auer, C. Benavente-Peces, A. Ahrens: Influence of Uncertainty and Numerical Errors in the Context of MIMO Systems
[PDF] [Slides] [Video]

12:25

Steffen Freitag, P. Edler, K. Kremer, G. Meschke: Surrogate Modelling for Solving Optimization Problems with Polymorphic Uncertain Data
[PDF] [Slides] [Video]

12:50

Lunch

14:00

David Betancourt, R.L. Muhanna, R.L. Mullen: Interval Field for Spatially and Temporally Dependent Uncertainty-Supervised Machine Learning Approach
[PDF] [Slides] [Video]

14:25

Jack Pierce-Brown, L.C. Neves, D.L. Brown:Uncertainty quantification for random fields estimated from effective moduli of elasticity
[PDF] [Slides] [Video]

14:50

Niklas Schietzold, W. Graf, and M. Kaliske: Polymorphic Uncertainty Modeling for Optimization of Timber Structures
[PDF] [Slides] [Video]

15:15

Matthias Faes, B. Van Doninck, M. Imholz, D. Moens: Product reliability under process variability: an integrated process-product reliability based design optimisation approach
[PDF] [Slides] [Video]

15:40

Break

16:10

Silvia Tolo, E. Patelli: Bayesian Averaging Technique for Surrogate Models
[Slides] [Video]

16:35

Longxue He, A. Topa Gomes, M. Broggi, M. Beer: Risk analysis of infinite slope failure using advanced Bayesian networks
[PDF] [Slides] [Video]

17:00

Juan Chiachío-Ruano, M. Chiachío-Ruano, J. Andrews: Bayesian learning in expert systems using plausible Petri nets
[PDF] [Slides] [Video]

17:25

Mehdi Modares, J. Mohammadi: Building Envelope Inspection Management Using a Hybrid Statistical Random Sampling and Bayesian Updating Approach
[PDF] [Slides] [Video]

17:50

Close

18:00

Evening socials

18:00

Ferry on the Mersey river (Visit to the Cavern Club)

TUESDAY 17TH | Central Teaching Hub, University of Liverpool | Theatre B

9:30

Keynote Presentation: Didier Dubois: Uncertainty theories: a unified view
[SLIDES] [Video]

10:20

Mehdi Modares, R. L. Muhanna, and R. L. Mullen: Determination of Task Temporal Variations in Construction Scheduling Using Imprecise Probability
[PDF] [Slides] [Video]

10:45

Break

11:10

Vladik Kreinovich, A. M. Pownuk, O. M. Kosheleva, A. Belina: When Is Propagation of Interval and Fuzzy Uncertainty Feasible?
[PDF] [Video]

11:35

Jonathan Sadeghi, M. de Angelis, E. Patelli: Deep Learning using Interval Neural Networks with Guaranteed Generalisation Properties
[PDF] [Slides] [Video]

12:00

M. Troffaes, Thomas Fetz, M. Oberguggenberger: Iterative Importance Sampling for Estimating Expectation Bounds Under Partial Probability Specifications
[PDF] [Slides] [Video]

12:25

Thomas Augustin: On Generalized Linear Models under Interval Data
[Slides] [Video]

12:50

Lunch

14:00

M.A. Valdebenito, I.V. Gonzalez, H.A. Jensen: Global Sensitivity Analysis of Uncertain Linear Structures Subject to Static Load
[PDF] [Slides] [Video]

14:25

Domenico Altieri, E. Patelli: An efficient method for estimating conditional failure probabilities
[PDF] [Slides] [Video]

14:50

M. Joldes, C. Lauter, M. Ceberio, O. Kosheleva, V. Kreinovich, Why Taylor Models And Modified Taylor Models Are Empirically Successful: A Symmetry-Based Explanation
[PDF] [Slides] [Video]

15:15

A. Vaccaro, M. Ceberio, Vladik Kreinovich: What Is the Economically Optimal Way to Guarantee Interval Bounds on Control?
[PDF] [Slides] [Video]

15:40

Break

16:10

Marco Daub, Fabian Duddeck: Worst-case Solution Spaces for Systems Design under Uncertainties
[PDF] [Slides] [Video]

16:35

Mark Bankhead, K. Fritsch, J. MacDonald-Taylor, G Ecclestone, W. J. O'Brien: Implementation of a Digital Twin of a Nuclear Waste Management Facility
[PDF] [Slides] [Video]

17:00

Franz Knoll: Human Involvement – The Unforeseen and Robustness
[PDF] [Slides] [Video]

19:00

Banquet

WEDNESDAY 18TH | Central Teaching Hub, University of Liverpool | Theatre B

9:00

Keynote Presentation: Vicki Bier: Methods for experts judgment in terrorism risk assessment
[SLIDES] [Video]

9:50

Bright Oparaji, E. Patelli: A Comparison of Robust Artificial Neural Network and Gaussian Process Model for Interval Regression Analysis in Engineering
[Slides] [Video]

10:20

N. Le Carrer, S. Ferson, P. L. Green: Robust optimisation of cargo loading and ship scheduling in tidal areas
[PDF] [Slides] [Video]

10:45

Break

11:10

R. Rocchetta, M. Compare, L. Bellani, E. Zio, E. Patelli: A Reinforcement Learning Framework for Optimisation of Power Grid Operations and Maintenance
[PDF] [Slides] [Video]

11:35

Robert Mullen (on behalf of L. Kolev): P-solutions of linear and nonlinear interval parametric systems and applications
[PDF] [Slides] [Video]

12:00

Francis Baumont De Oliveira: Decision Support for Small-scale Vertical Farms
[Slides] [Video]

12:25

Hector Diego Estrada Lugo, M. De Angelis, E. Patelli: Bayesian Networks with Imprecise Datasets: Application to Oscillating Water Column
[Slides] [Video]

12:50

Lunch

13:50

Dominic Calleja: Uncertainty Challenges in Fusion Energy
[Video]

14:15

Scott Ferson: Estimating rare-event probabilities without data
[Slides] [Video]

14:40

Closing Remarks

16:00

Football (soccer) | Sports & Fitness Centre, University of Liverpool