Preliminary Schedule

MATES 2012 - Schedule DAY 1


SessionWednesday 10th October
13.00 – 15.00Registration
14.00 – 16.00MATES 2012 Doctoral Consortium
Tea Break
16.30 – 18.00MATES 2012 Doctoral Consortium
19.00 –Evening in Treves

 MATES 2012 - Schedule DAY 2


SessionThursday 11th October
8.00 – 9.00Registration
9.00 – 9.15Welcome to MATES 2012
(Christian Guttmann & Ingo J. Timm)
9.15 – 9.45Siqi Chen and Gerhard Weiss
A novel strategy for efficient negotiation in complex environments
9.45 – 10.15Jan Ole Berndt and Otthein Herzog
Distributed Learning of Best Response Behaviors in Concurrent Iterated Many-Object Negotiations
10.15 – 10.35Marcel Neumann, Karl Tuyls and Michael Kaisers
Using Time as a Strategic Element in Continuous Double Auctions
Tea Break
11.00 – 12.00Invited 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 – 13.50Alexander Pokahr and Lars Braubach
Goal Delegation without Goals
13.50 – 14.10Inmaculada Ayala, Mercedes Amor Pinilla and Lidia Fuentes
Using aspect-orientation for self-management of agents in the IoT: The Self-StarMAS approach
14.10 – 14.30Mohammad Taghi Saffar, Fattaneh Taghiyareh, Sajjad Salehi and Kambiz Badie
An Argumentation-Based Approach to Cooperative Multi-Source Epistemic Conflict Resolution
Tea Break
14.50 – 15.20Jörg 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

Tea Break
16.10 – 17.45Panel Discussion THE FUTURE OF AGENTS
“Crazy and Dangerous Ideas”
From 19.15Social Event / Conference Dinner

MATES 2012 – Schedule DAY 3


SessionFriday 12th October
8.00 – 9.15Registration
9.15 – 9.45Bijan Ranjbar-Sahraei, Gerhard Weiss and Ali Nakisaei
A Multi-Robot Coverage Approach based on Stigmergic Communication
9.45 – 10.15Haitham Bou Ammar, Karl Tuyls and Michael Kaisers
Evolutionary Dynamics of Ant Colony Optimization
10.15 – 10.35Tjorben Bogon, Meike Endres and Ingo J. Timm
Gaining a better Quality depending on more Exploration in PSO
Tea Break
11.00 – 12.00Invited Talk: Dr. Jeffrey M. Bradshaw
Human-Agent Teamwork in Cyber Defense

Lunch Break
13.30 – 14.00Francisco Javier Rodríguez Martínez, Tito Valencia Requejo and Lorena Otero Cerdeira
Multi-agent systems applied to the field of ornamental plants
14.00 – 14.20Maros Galik and Stefan Rank
Modeling the emotional trajectories of individuals in an online chat environment

Tea Break
14.30 – 15.30Closing Session / Final Discussion