The workshop "Evidence & Decision Making in the Law: Theoretical, Computational and Empirical Approaches" is held in conjunction with 2017...
Bart Verheij is a tenured lecturer/researcher at the University of Groningen, Institute of Artificial Intelligence and Cognitive Engineering (ALICE), Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences, where he participates in the Multi-agent systems research program.
In the academic year 2013-2014, he was resident fellow at Stanford University. He participated in CodeX - the Stanford Center for Legal Informatics, a collaboration between the Stanford AI Lab and Stanford Law School, where he is now listed as affiliated faculty.
He has an MSc degree in Mathematics (University of Amsterdam) and obtained his PhD degree at Maastricht University, Faculty of Law, on a dissertation about the formal modeling of legal argumentation.
His research focuses on artificial intelligence, argumentation and law. He currently leads a research project on the connections between
arguments, scenarios and probabilities in forensic reasoning with evidence, funded by the NWO Forensic Science program (2012-2016).
He served as program chair of the Fourteenth International Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Law (ICAIL 2013, Rome) and of the Fourth International Conference on Computational Models of Argument (COMMA 2012, Vienna). He is a member of the executive committee of the International Association for Artificial Intelligence and Law (IAAIL) and of the steering committee of the international conference series on Computational Models of Argument (COMMA).