Sessions on Wednesday 10th October
13.00 – 15.00 Registration
14.00 – 16.00 MATES 2012 Doctoral Consortium
16.30 – 18.00 MATES 2012 Doctoral Consortium
19.00 – Evening in Treves
Sessions on 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.
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.
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.
14.50 – 15.20 Jörg Dallmeyer, Andreas Lattner and Ingo J. Timm: Selfish 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
16.10 – 17.45 Panel Discussion THE FUTURE OF AGENTS - “Crazy and Dangerous Ideas”
From 19.15 Social Event / Conference Dinner
Sessions on 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.
11.00 – 12.00
Invited Talk: Dr. Jeffrey M. Bradshaw
Human-Agent Teamwork in Cyber Defense
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.
14.30 – 15.30
Closing Session / Final Discussion