BNAIC 2017

The 29th Benelux Conference on Artificial Intelligence

November 8–9, 2017 in Groningen, The Netherlands

The conference is held in Het Kasteel.

BNAIC 2017

BNAIC is the annual Benelux Conference on Artificial Intelligence. This year, the 29th edition of BNAIC is organized by the Institute of Artificial Intelligence and Cognitive Engineering (ALICE), University of Groningen, under the auspices of the Benelux Association for Artificial Intelligence (BNVKI) and the Dutch Research School for Information and Knowledge Systems (SIKS).

BNAIC 2017 is held in Het Kasteel, Melkweg 1, Groningen, The Netherlands, on Wednesday November 8 and Thursday November 9, 2017. BNAIC 2017 will include invited speakers, research presentations, posters and demonstrations. Authors are invited to submit papers on all aspects of Artificial Intelligence.

Download the conference poster.



As in 2016, the postproceedings will be published in the Springer CCIS series (Communications in Computer and Information Science). Volume number: CCIS 823. The BNAIC postproceedings will be accessible at (expected by March 2018).

Springer CCIS


The preproceedings for BNAIC 2017 are available.

Download the preproceedings.


Two awards were presented during the conference. The BNAIC 2017 SNN Best Paper Award was won by Mathijs Pieters and Marco Wiering for their paper Comparison of Machine Learning Techniques for Multi-label Genre Classification. The BNAIC 2017 SKBS Best Demo Award was won by Denis Steckelmacher, Hélène Plisnier, Diederik M. Roijers and Ann Nowé for their demonstration entitled Hierarchical Reinforcement Learning for a Robotic Partially Observable Task.

BNAIC 2017 SNN Best Paper Award SKBS Best Demo Award


Photos (by Randy Wind)