known for his excellent text book on pattern recognition with Koutroumbas.
Naftali Tishby gave an interesting keynote with a focus on the perception-action cycle. Among other things, he considered the topic from the point of view of information bottleneck. There is a predictive channel between the unknown future (channel output) and partially observed past (channel input). An organism links these so that the sensing costs and action value are taken into account.