AISB Convention 2015

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AISB event Bulletin Item

CF Participation: BRICKS Workshop on Game Theory and Multiagent Systems, Amsterdam

Prior to the "5th Spain, Italy, Netherlands Meeting on Game Theory"
(SING5, there will take place "BRICKS
Workshop on Game Theory and Multiagent Systems". BRICKS stands for
Basic Research in Informatics for Creating the Knowledge Society, see

For a registration for free lunch, see


Venue: CWI, Science Park 123 (= Kruislaan 413), Amsterdam


10:00 - 10:45
Bernhard von Stengel (London School of Economics)
Complexity of path-following and equilibrium problems

10:45 - 11:00 Break

11:00 - 11:45
Guido Schaefer (CWI and Free University, Amsterdam)
The Impact of Stackelberg Routing in General Networks

11:45 - 11:55 Break

11:55 - 12:40
Vangelis Markakis (Athens University of Economics and Business)
Optimal Strategies in Sequential Bidding

12:40 - 14:00 Lunch

14:00 - 14:45
David Parkes (Harvard University)
Heuristic Mechanism Design

14:45 - 15:00 Break

15:00 - 15:45
Tomas Klos (Technical University Delft)
Evolutionary Dynamics for Designing Multi-Period Auctions

15:45 - 15:55 Break

15:55 - 16:40
Valentin Robu (University of Southampton)
Using priced options to reduce bidder exposure in sequential auctions