Time in Eastern Time (US & Canada).

June 09, 2023

8:30 – 9:00Breakfast (—)
9:00 – 9:15SEMLA 2022 Opening Session
Opening by Prof. Foutse Khomh
Welcome message from TBD
9:15 – 10:45Keynote Session: Operationalizing Trustworthy Large-Scale AI — Chair: TBD
Lionel C. Briand (University of Ottawa, University of Lexembourg)
Miryung Kim (University of California, Los Angeles)
Walid Maalej (University of Hamburg): Tailoring Requirements Engineering for Responsible AI
10:45 – 11:00Coffee break
11:00 – 12:00Panel 1: Operationalizing Trustworthy Large-Scale AI — Moderator: TBD
Lionel Briand (University of Ottawa, University of Lexembourg)
Miryung Kim (University of California, Los Angeles)
Walid Maalej (University of Hamburg)
12:00 – 14:00Lunch break
14:00 – 16:00Tutorials – Chair: TBD
Debugging and Testing Deep Reinforcement Learning. Ahmed Haj Yahmed, Rached Bouchoucha, Tambon Florian, Vahid Majdinasab (Polytechnique Montréal)
16:00 – 16:30Coffee break
16:30 – 18:00  Session: Trustworthy Large Language Models – Chair: TBD
Sarath Chandar (Polytechnique Montréal, MILA)
Su Lin Blodgett (Microsoft Research)
Yuan Tian (Queen’s University): Optimizing Software Project Management with AI-powered Tracking Tools
18:05-20:00Reception & Poster session — Poster chair: TBD

June 10, 2023

8:30 – 9:00Breakfast
9:00 – 10:30Keynote Session: Keynote session II: Trustworthy Large-Scale AI in Practice — Chair: TBD
Sumit Gulwani (Microsoft Research) – AI-assisted Programming: Applications, Experiences, and Neuro-symbolic perspectives
Maryam Ahmadi (Canadian National Railway, BrainStation) – Event Log Anomaly Detection
Ahmed E. Hassan (Queen’s University) – Software Engineering and Foundation Models: Software 4.0 and AI teammates
10:30 – 11:00Coffee break
11:00 – 12:00Industry Panel Discussion: Trustworthy Large-Scale AI in Practicek — Moderator: TBD
Ahmed E. Hassan (Queen’s University)
Foutse Khomh (Polytechnique Montréal, MILA)
Sumit Gulwani (Microsoft Research)
Maryam Ahmadi (Canadian National Railway, BrainStation)
12:00 – 14:00Lunch break
14:00 – 15:30Special Panel: Ethical and Legal Implications of LLMs for Code – Moderator: TBD
Sumit Gulwani (Microsoft Research)
Fouse Khomh (Polytechnique Montréal)
Valentin Callipel (Laboratoire de cyberjustice, Université de Montréal)
15:30 – 16:00Coffee break
16:00 – 17:30Session: Quality Assurance for AI — Chair: TBD
Jin Guo (McGill University)
Ettore Merlo (Polytechnique Montréal) – Out-of-distribution Analysis and Robustness of Deep Neural Networks
Fatemeh Hendijani Fard (University of British Columbia) – Exploiting The Learned Knowledge of Language Models Using Adapters
17:30 – 17:45SEMLA wrap-up — Foutse Khomh & Maxime Lamothe & Heng Li & Mohammad Hamdaqa & Zohreh Sharafi