Artificial General Intelligence

4th International Conference, AGI 2011, Mountain View, CA, USA, August 3-6, 2011. Proceedings

  • Jürgen Schmidhuber
  • Kristinn R. Thórisson
  • Moshe Looks
Conference proceedings AGI 2011

DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-22887-2

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 6830)

Table of contents (51 papers)

  1. Front Matter
  2. Long Papers

    1. Self-Modification and Mortality in Artificial Agents
      Laurent Orseau, Mark Ring
      Pages 1-10
    2. Delusion, Survival, and Intelligent Agents
      Mark Ring, Laurent Orseau
      Pages 11-20
    3. Coherence Progress: A Measure of Interestingness Based on Fixed Compressors
      Tom Schaul, Leo Pape, Tobias Glasmachers, Vincent Graziano, Jürgen Schmidhuber
      Pages 21-30
    4. Sequential Constant Size Compressors for Reinforcement Learning
      Linus Gisslén, Matt Luciw, Vincent Graziano, Jürgen Schmidhuber
      Pages 31-40
    5. Planning to Be Surprised: Optimal Bayesian Exploration in Dynamic Environments
      Yi Sun, Faustino Gomez, Jürgen Schmidhuber
      Pages 41-51
    6. Optimal Direct Policy Search
      Tobias Glasmachers, Jürgen Schmidhuber
      Pages 52-61
    7. On More Realistic Environment Distributions for Defining, Evaluating and Developing Intelligence
      José Hernández-Orallo, David L. Dowe, Sergio España-Cubillo, M. Victoria Hernández-Lloreda, Javier Insa-Cabrera
      Pages 82-91
    8. Integrating Perception and Cognition for AGI
      Unmesh Kurup, Christian Lebiere, Anthony Stentz
      Pages 102-111
    9. Comparing Humans and AI Agents
      Javier Insa-Cabrera, David L. Dowe, Sergio España-Cubillo, M. Victoria Hernández-Lloreda, José Hernández-Orallo
      Pages 122-132
    10. The LIDA Framework as a General Tool for AGI
      Javier Snaider, Ryan McCall, Stan Franklin
      Pages 133-142
    11. Rationality and General Intelligence
      Helmar Gust, Ulf Krumnack, Maricarmen Martínez, Ahmed Abdel-Fattah, Martin Schmidt, Kai-Uwe Kühnberger
      Pages 174-183

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Artificial General Intelligence, AGI 2011, held in Mountain View, CA, USA, in August 2011. The 28 revised full papers and 26 short papers were carefully reviewed and selected from 103 submissions. The papers are written by leading academic and industry researchers involved in scientific and engineering work and focus on the creation of AI systems possessing general intelligence at the human level and beyond.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Jürgen Schmidhuber
    • 1
  • Kristinn R. Thórisson
    • 2
  • Moshe Looks
    • 3
  1. 1.Istituto Dalle Molle di Studi sull’Intelligenza Artificiale (IDSIA)LuganoSwitzerland
  2. 2.Reykjavik University, CADIAReykjavikIceland
  3. 3.Google ResearchCAUSA

Bibliographic information

  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2011
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Computer Science
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-22886-5
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-22887-2
  • Series Print ISSN 0302-9743
  • Series Online ISSN 1611-3349