Trier - Germany, October, 10th-12th, 2012
 
 
10th German Conference on
Multiagent System Technologies
Research and Innovation for a Smarter Society
20 Year Anniversary of German Special Interest Group on Distributed Artificial Intelligence (GI-FG VKI)
 
MATES 2012 - Preliminary Schedule

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MATES 2012 – Schedule DAY 1

Session

Wednesday 10th October

13.00  –  15.00

Registration

14.00 –  
  16.00

MATES 2012 Doctoral Consortium

 

Tea Break

16.30 –  
  18.00

MATES 2012 Doctoral Consortium

19.00  

Evening in Treves

 


 

MATES 2012 – Schedule DAY 2

Session

Thursday 11th October

8.00  –  9.00

Registration

9.00 –  
  9.15

Welcome to MATES 2012

(Christian Guttmann & Ingo J. Timm)

9.15  
   9.45

Siqi Chen and Gerhard Weiss

A novel strategy for efficient negotiation in complex environments

9.45 – 10.15

Jan Ole Berndt and Otthein Herzog

Distributed Learning of Best Response Behaviors in Concurrent Iterated Many-Object Negotiations

10.15 – 10.35

Marcel Neumann, Karl Tuyls and Michael Kaisers

Using Time as a Strategic Element in Continuous Double Auctions

 

Tea Break

11.00 – 12.00

Invited Talk: Prof. Dr. Stefan Kirn

25 Years of Distributed AI in Germany: From the very beginnings to multiagent applications in industry in Germany today

 

Lunch Break

13.30 – 13.50

Alexander Pokahr and Lars Braubach

Goal Delegation without Goals

13.50 – 14.10

Inmaculada Ayala, Mercedes Amor Pinilla and Lidia Fuentes

Using aspect-orientation for self-management of agents in the IoT:
The Self-StarMAS approach

14.10 – 14.30

Mohammad Taghi Saffar, Fattaneh Taghiyareh,
Sajjad Salehi and Kambiz Badie

 An Argumentation-Based Approach to Cooperative Multi-Source
Epistemic Conflict Resolution

 

Tea Break

14.50 – 15.20

Jörg Dallmeyer, Andreas Lattner and Ingo J. Timm

Sel fish Road Users - Case Studies on Rule Breaking Agents
for Traffic Simulation

15.20 – 15.50

 Julia Schindler

The importance of being accurate in agent-based models - an illustration with agent aging

 

Tea Break

16.10 – 17.45

Panel Discussion THE FUTURE OF AGENTS

“Crazy and Dangerous Ideas”

From 19.15

Social Event / Conference Dinner

 

 

MATES 2012 – Schedule DAY 3

Session

Friday 12th October

8.00  –  9.15

Registration

9.15 –  
  9.45

Bijan Ranjbar-Sahraei, Gerhard Weiss and Ali Nakisaei

A Multi-Robot Coverage Approach based on Stigmergic Communication

9.45  
   10.15

Haitham Bou Ammar, Karl Tuyls and Michael Kaisers

Evolutionary Dynamics of Ant Colony Optimization

10.15 – 10.35

Tjorben Bogon, Meike Endres and Ingo J. Timm

Gaining a better Quality depending on more Exploration in PSO

 

Tea Break

11.00 – 12.00

Invited Talk: Dr. Jeffrey M. Bradshaw

Human-Agent Teamwork in Cyber Defense

 

Lunch Break

13.30 – 14.00

Francisco Javier Rodríguez Martínez, Tito Valencia Requejo

and Lorena Otero Cerdeira

 Multi-agent systems applied to the field of ornamental plants

14.00 – 14.20

Maros Galik and Stefan Rank

Modeling the emotional trajectories of individuals
in an online chat environment

 

Tea Break

14.30 – 15.30

Closing Session / Final Discussion