Date: 7 May 2018
Venue: the Phoenix Seagaia Resort
Location: Miyazaki, Japan

9:00 – 9:15 Introduction
9:15 – 10:00 Keynote: Language, Action, and Perception
Simon Dobnik (University of Gothenburg)

10:00 – 10:10 Discussion
10:10 – 10:30 Action Hierarchy Extraction and its Application
Aliaksandr Huminski, Hao Zhang
10:30 – 11:00 Coffee Break
11:00 – 11:20 Human-Robot Dialogue and Collaboration in Search and Navigation
Claire Bonial, Stephanie Lukin, Ashley Foots, Cassidy Henry, Matthew Marge, Kimberly Pollard, Ron Artstein, David Traum, Clare R. Voss
11:20 – 12:30 Poster presentations (see below)
12:30 – 13:00 Road Map Discussion

Laughter and Body Movements as Communicative Actions in Encounters
Kristiina Jokinen, Trung Ngo Trong

Learning Actions from Events Using Agent Motions
Nikhil Krishnaswamy, Tuan Do, and James Pustejovsky

Action Identification and Local Equivalence of Action Verbs: the Annotation Framework of the IMAGACT Ontology
Massimo Moneglia, Alessandro Panunzi, Lorenzo Gregori

Action Categorisation in Multimodal Instructions
Ielka van der Sluis, Renate Vergeer, Gisela Redeker

VANNOTATOR: a Gesture-driven Annotation Framework for Linguistic and Multimodal Annotation
Christian Spiekermann, Giuseppe Abrami, Alexander Mehler