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  • SCHEDULE

    All times will be listed in Eastern Daylight Time - Schedule subject to change


    CONFERENCE SCHEDULE

    • Monday, July 13, 2020
      7:15-7:30 OPENING REMARKS
      Welcome Remarks by Chair and ALife Organizers - Virtual Lecture Hall A
      7:30-9:00 TUTORIAL
      Tutorial - Functional Programming for Artificial Life - FPAL - Slack Channel #tutorial-FPAL - Virtual Lecture Hall A
      9:00-10:30 TUTORIAL
      Tutorial - Tracing epidemics with agent-based and network based models - EpiAgeNet - Slack Channel #tutorial-EpiAgeNet - Virtual Lecture Hall A
      10:30-12:00 TUTORIAL
      Tutorial - Cartesian Genetic Programming - CGP - Slack Channel #tutorial-CGP - Virtual Lecture Hall B
      12:00-13:30 TUTORIAL
      Tutorial - Introduction to Artificial Gene Regulatory Networks - AGRN -Slack Channel #tutorial-AGRN - Virtual Lecture Hall B
      13:30-14:30 VIRTUAL COFFEE BREAK - SERENDIPITOUS COLLISIONS
      Network and meet your fellow participants for a serendipitous chat - Lobby - Find your Collision in the ALife 2020 Slack Workspace or just take a break and grab some food! [sign up sheet]
      14:30-16:00 TUTORIAL
      Tutorial - Visualization Principles and Techniques for Research in ALife - ALifeVis2020 - Slack Channel #tutorial-ALifeVis2020 - Virtual Lecture Hall B
      16:00-17:30 TUTORIAL
      Tutorial - Programming soft alife with SPLAT and ulam - HackSPLAT - Slack Channel #tutorial-HackSPLAT - Virtual Lecture Hall A
      17:30-18:00 VIRTUAL COFFEE BREAK - SERENDIPITOUS COLLISIONS
      Network and meet your fellow participants for a serendipitous chat - Lobby - Find your Collision in the ALife 2020 Slack Workspace or just take a break and grab some food! [sign up sheet]
      18:00-19:00 ALIFE KEYNOTE
      18:00-19:00 ALife 2020 Kick-Off Keynote by Mike Levin - Virtual Lecture Hall B
      19:00-20:30 TUTORIAL
      Tutorial - Molecular programming of swarms for ALife - MolProg - Slack Channel #tutorial-MolProg - Virtual Lecture Hall A
      20:30-21:30 SOCIAL EVENT
      Virtual Karaoke Hour
    • Tuesday, July 14, 2020
      6:00-7:15 SOCIAL EVENT
      Session Information TBA - Virtual Lecture Hall A
      7:15-8:45 TUTORIAL
      Tutorial - Large Scale Agent Based Modelling with FLAME GPU 2 - FLAME GPU 2 - Slack Channel #tutorial-FLAMEGPU2 - Virtual Lecture Hall B
      8:45-9:00 UPDATE FROM CHAIRS
      Morning update - Virtual Lecture Hall A
      9:00-10:00 - ALIFE KEYNOTE
      Keynote - Sara Walker - Virtual Lecture Hall A
      10:00-13:00 SPECIAL SESSION
      Special Session - ALIFE and Society - ALIFE and Society - Slack Channel #special-ALIFEandSociety - Virtual Lecture Hall B
      13:00-14:00 ART AND ROBOT GALLERY WALK SESSION
      Gallery exhibit - Art and Robot Gallery Button
      14:00-15:00 - ALIFE KEYNOTE
      Keynote - Melanie Mitchell - Virtual Lecture Hall B
      15:00-16:30 TUTORIAL
      Tutorial - Introduction to MABE, A tool for studying evolving systems and digital brains - MABE - Slack Channel #tutorial-MABE - Virtual Lecture Hall A
      16:30-18:00 TUTORIAL
      Tutorial - The Bibites : Getting the online community involved into Alife through game development - The Bibites: a community - Slack Channel #Tutorial-Bibites - Virtual Lecture Hall B
      18:00-21:00 SPECIAL SESSION
      Special Session - Hybrid Life III: Approaches to integrate biological, artificial and cognitive systems - Hybrid Life III - Slack Channel #workshop-HybridLifeIII - Virtual Lecture Hall A
      21:00-22:00 SOCIAL EVENT
      ALife Virtual Meetup
    • Wednesday, July 15, 2020
      6:00-7:15 SOCIAL EVENT
      Session Information TBA - Virtual Lecture Hall A
      7:15-8:45 CONTRIBUTED SPEAKER SESSION
      Session Title TBA - Virtual Lecture Hall B
      8:45-9:00 UPDATE FROM CHAIRS
      Morning Update - Virtual Lecture Hall A
      9:00 - 10:00 - ALIFE KEYNOTE
      Keynote - Lee Cronin - Virtual Lecture Hall A
      10:00 - 13:00 WORKSHOP
      Workshop - ALife for Social and Environmental Good - ALife4Good - Slack Channel #workshop-ALife4Good - Virtual Lecture Hall A- Virtual Lecture Hall B
      13:00-14:00 POSTER SESSION
      Poster Session 1 (Presenters will host their own Zoom meeting. Please see the separate poster schedule for times that each presenter will be available via zoom.) - Poster Session Button
      14:00-15:30 CONTRIBUTED SPEAKER SESSION
      Session Title TBA - Virtual Lecture Hall B
      15:30-17:00 CONTRIBUTED SPEAKER SESSION
      Session Title TBA - Virtual Lecture Hall A
      17:00-18:30 CONTRIBUTED SPEAKER SESSION
      Session Title TBA - Virtual Lecture Hall B
      18:30-20:00 CONTRIBUTED SPEAKER SESSION
      Session Title TBA - Virtual Lecture Hall A
      20:00-21:00 SOCIAL EVENT
      ALIFE Meetup
    • Thursday, July 16, 2020
      6:00-7:15 SOCIAL EVENT
      Session Information TBA - Virtual Lecture Hall B
      7:15-7:30 UPDATE FROM CHAIRS
      Morning Update - Virtual Lecture Hall A
      7:30-8:00 LIGHTNING TALKS
      Lightning Talks - Virtual Lecture Hall A
      8:00-9:00 ART AND ROBOT GALLERY WALK SESSION
      Gallery exhibit - Art and Robot Gallery Button
      9:00 - 10:00 - ALIFE KEYNOTE
      Keynote - Luis Zaman - Virtual Lecture Hall A
      10:00-13:00 WORKSHOP
      Workshop - Lifelike Computing Systems Workshop - LIFELIKE - Slack Channel #workshop-LIFELIKE - Virtual Lecture Hall B
      13:00- 16:00 WORKSHOP
      Workshop - Emerging Researchers in Artificial Life - ERAL -#Workshop-ERAL- Virtual Lecture Hall A
      16:00-19:00 WORKSHOP
      19:00-20:00 POSTER SESSION
      Poster Session 2 (Presenters will host their own Zoom meeting. Please see the separate poster schedule for times that each presenter will be available via zoom.) - Poster Session Button
      20:00-21:30 CONTRIBUTED SPEAKER SESSION
      Session Title TBA - Virtual Lecture Hall A
      21:30-22:30 SOCIAL EVENT
      Virtual Pub Crawl BYOB -
      Bring your favorite local libation and show us around your home “pub”
    • Friday, July 17, 2020
      6:00-7:15 SOCIAL EVENT
      Session Information TBA - Virtual Lecture Hall A
      7:15-8:45 CONTRIBUTED SPEAKER SESSION
      Session Title TBA - Virtual Lecture Hall B
      8:45-9:00 UPDATES FROM CHAIRS
      Morning Updates- Virtual Lecture Hall A
      9:00-9:30 ISAL ANNOUNCEMENTS AND AWARDS
      ISAL Announcements and Awards - Virtual Lecture Hall A
      9:30-10:30 ISAL LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT TALK
      ISAL Lifetime Achievement Talk - Virtual Lecture Hall A
      10:30-13:30 WORKSHOP
      Workshop - The Second International Workshop on Agent-Based Modelling for Human Behaviour - ABMHuB - Slack Channel #workshop-ABMHuB - Virtual Lecture Hall B
      13:30-14:00 - SOCIAL EVENT
      ALIFE Dance Party - Virtual Lecture Hall A
      14:00-14:30 - LIGHTNING TALKS
      Lightning Talks - Virtual Lecture Hall B
      14:30-17:30 WORKSHOP
      Workshop - Workshop - Symbiosis in Artificial Life - SAL - #workshop-sal - Virtual Lecture Hall A
      17:30 - 20:30 WORKSHOP
      Workshop - Workshop - Interdisciplinary Approaches to A-Life and the Digital Arts - A-Life and the Arts - #workshop-ALifeandtheArts
      - Virtual Lecture Hall B
      20:30-22:00 CONTRIBUTED SPEAKER SESSION
      Session Title TBA - Virtual Lecture Hall A
      22:00-23:30 CONTRIBUTED SPEAKER SESSION
      Session Title TBA - Virtual Lecture Hall B
    • Saturday, July 18, 2020
      ALL DAY - 7:15-17:30 OPEN AI GYM HACKATHON
      Open AI Gym Hackathon
      7:15-8:45 CONTRIBUTED SPEAKER SESSION
      Session Title TBA - Virtual Lecture Hall B
      8:45-9:00 UPDATES FROM CHAIRS
      Morning Updates- Virtual Lecture Hall A
      9:00 - 10:00 -ALIFE KEYNOTE
      Keynote - Rebecca Kramer-Bottiglio - Virtual Lecture Hall A
      10:00-13:00 WORKSHOP
      Workshop - Developmental Neural Networks Workshop - DevoNN - Slack Channel #workshop-DevoNN - Virtual Lecture Hall B
      13:00-16:00 WORKSHOP
      Workshop - Workshop - Teaching with Artificial Life - TAL - Slack Channel #workshop-tal - Virtual Lecture Hall A
      16:00-19:00 WORKSHOP
      Workshop - The first Proteus workshop - Slack Channel #workshop-proteus - Virtual Lecture Hall B
      17:30-19:00 LAFS - LOST AND FOUND SEMINARS
      LAFS - LOST AND FOUND SEMINARS
      Virtual Lecture Hall A
      19:00-20:00 VIRTUAL CREATURES COMPETITION
      VIRTUAL CREATURES COMPETITION
      Virtual Lecture Hall B
      20:00-20:30 CLOSING REMARKS AND AWARDS
      Closing Remarks and Awards for Best Poster, Creature Competition, and Art Prize - Virtual Lecture Hall A

All times will be listed in Eastern Daylight Time - Schedule subject to change