Faculty Talk: Cognitive Architecture

Prof. John Laird

Oct 27, 2020 6:00 PM — 7:00 PM

Speaker(s): Prof. John Laird
Topic: Cognitive Architecture

Prof. Laird discussed cognitive architecture - more specifically, he discussed SOAR, a cognitive architecture that his research group has been developing and maintaining for decades. SOAR is simultaneously a theory of cognition and an architecture, with the ultimate goal of enabling general intelligent agents to realize the full cognitive capabilities of humans.

You can find a recording of his talk here.

Supplemental Resources

SOAR Group Homepage
The SOAR Cognitive Architecture, written by John E. Laird
A similar talk given to MSAIL back in 2011!