Conference / workshop presentations

  • Blokpoel, M., Wabeke, T., Kwisthout, J., Haselager, P., & van Rooij, I. (2013). Framing the social brain. Presented at ANT workshop, Tilburg, The Netherlands.
  • van Rooij, I., Kwisthout, J., Wareham, T. & Blokpoel, M. (2013). Computational complexity analysis for cognitive scientists. Tutorial at the 35th annual meeting of the Cognitive Science Society Berlin, Germany.
  • Blokpoel, M., Kwisthout, J., Wareham, T., Haselager, P., Toni, I. & van Rooij, I. (2012). Bayesian models and mechanisms of communication. Presented at Models and Mechanisms: Special Focus on Cognitive Science, Tilburg, The Netherlands.
  • van Rooij, I., Kwisthout, J., Wareham, T., Blokpoel, M., Reichman, D. & Szymanik, J. (2012). Scaling models of cognition to the real world: Complexity-theoretic tools for dealing with intractability. Workshop at the 11th International Conference on Cognitive Modeling Berlin, Germany.
  • Blokpoel, M. (2011). It takes two to tango: How a cognitive modeler and neuroscientist can coordinate their study of communication. Presented at the Donders Discussions 2011, Nijmegen, The Netherlands.
  • Blokpoel, M., Kwisthout, J., Wareham, T., Haselager, P., Toni, I. & van Rooij, I. (2011). The computational costs of recipient design and intention recognition in communication. Presented at the 33rd Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society, Boston, MA.
  • Blokpoel, M., Kwisthout, J., van der Weide, T. & van Rooij, I. (2011). A computational-level explanation of the speed of goal inference. Presented at the 44th Annual Meeting of the Society for Mathematical Psychology (SMP), Medford, MA.

Conference / workshop posters

  • Blokpoel, M., Wareham, T., de Ruiter, J.P., Haselager, P., Toni, I., & van Rooij, I. (2015) Bridging the communicative gap between robots and humans, by analogy. Presented at 37th annual meeting of the Cognitive Science Society, Pasadena, CA, USA.

  • Blokpoel, M., Wareham, T., Toni, I., Haselager, P. & van Rooij, I. (2013) The genesis of a novel communication system. Presented at 35th annual meeting of the Cognitive Science Society, Berlin, Germany.

  • M. Blokpoel, J. Kwisthout, T. van der Weide & I. van Rooij (2010, August). How Action Understanding can be Rational, Bayesian and Tractable. Presented at the 32nd Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society, Portland, OR.

  • M. Blokpoel, F. A. Grootjen & E. L. van den Broek (2008, April). Exploiting Coarse Grained Parallelism in Conceptual Data Mining. Presented at the Dutch Information Retrieval Conference (DIR2008), Maastricht.

Invited talks

  • Deep analogical inference as the origin of hypotheses. Dept. of Artificial Intelligence, Radboud University, the Netherlands (2017).

  • Understanding understanding: A computational-level perspective. Institute of Cognitive Science, University of Osnabrück, Osnabrück, Germany (2016).

  • Understanding by analogy. Department of Linguistics, Bielefeld University, Bielefeld, Germany (2014).

  • How signals mean. Interacting Minds Centre, Aarhus University, Aarhus, Denmark (2014).

  • Scaling models of communication. Department of Psychology, Memorial University of Newfoundland, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada (2012)

  • Scaling models of communication.Department of Computer Science, Memorial University of Newfoundland, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada (2012)