SIKS Tutorial "Agent Systems"



From December 09-10 2013, the School for Information and Knowledge Systems (SIKS) organizes the tutorial "Agent Systems". The course will be given in English and is part of the obligatory Basic Course Program for SIKS-PhD -students. Although these courses are primarily intended for SIKS-PhD-students, other participants are not excluded. However, their number of passes will be restricted and depends on the number of SIKS-PhD -students taking the course.

LOCATION: Landgoed Huize Bergen , Vught

DATE: 09-10 December 2013

  • Prof.dr. C. Jonker (TUD), Agent Systems
  • Prof.dr. J.-J. Ch. Meyer (UU), Agent Systems
  • Prof. dr. C. Witteveen (TUD), Agent Systems

PROGRAM: The program is not available yet, but may include the following topics:

Agent Systems:
  • Introduction multi-agent systems:
  • agent logics, agent theories;
  • agent architectures;
  • agent programming;
  • norms/ institutions/deontic logic,
  • planning, coordination;
  • conflict resolution in MAS;
  • negotiation, mechanism design and auctions.

In the conference center there is a limited number of places and there is interest from other groups in the topic as well. Therefore, an early registration is required.

Deadline for registration for SIKS-Ph.D.-students: November 15 2013

After that date, applications to participate will be honoured in a first-come first-serve manner. Of course, applications to participate from other interested groups are welcome already. They will receive a notification whether they can participate as soon as possible.

For registration you are kindly requested to fill in the registration form

Arrangement 1 includes single room, all meals, and course material.
Arrangement 2 includes two lunches, one dinner and course material. So no stay in the hotel and no breakfast.