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Notice

AISB event Bulletin Item

Final CFP: AAMAS 2010

http://www.cse.yorku.ca/AAMAS2010/

Final Call for Papers-AAMAS 2010 

The 9th International Conference on Agents and Multi Agent Systems
Conference: http://www.cse.yorku.ca/AAMAS2010/
Submissions: http://www.aamas2010.confmaster.net
               
Toronto, Canada

 Important dates:
Conference:                                      May 10 - 14, 2010
Electronic Abstract Submission:        October 8, 2009
Full Paper Submission:                      October 13, 2009
Author Notification:                           December 18, 2009

Collocated with KR2, NMR, ICAPS, FOIS, (all in Toronto) and DL 2010
(in Waterloo, Ontario, Canada)

SUBMISSION DETAILS

AAMAS-2010 seeks high-quality submissions of full papers, limited to 8
pages in length. Submissions will be rigorously peer reviewed and
evaluated on the basis of originality, soundness, significance,
presentation, understanding of the state of the art, and overall
quality of their technical contribution. Reviews will be double blind;
authors must avoid including anything that can be used to identify
them. Where submission is for full (8 page) papers only, in some
cases they may be accepted as 2 page extended abstracts For formatting
instructions and a list of keywords, please refer to the conference
page.

In addition to submissions in the main track, AAMAS is soliciting
papers in two special tracks on robotics, and on virtual agents (see
below). The review process for the special tracks will be the same as
for the main track, but with specially-selected program committee
members.

Special Track on Robotics (Chair: Michael Beetz):
Papers on theory and applications concerning single and multiple
robots will be welcome, namely those focusing on real robots
interacting with their surrounding environments. The goal is to foster
interaction between researchers on agent and robotics systems, so as
to provide a cradle for cross-fertilization of concepts from both
fields.

Special Track on Virtual Agents (Chair: Stacy Marsella):
Virtual agents are embodied agents in interactive virtual or physical
environments that emulate human-like behavior. We encourage papers on
the design, implementation, and evaluation of virtual agents as well
as challenging applications featuring them. The goal is to provide an
opportunity for interaction and cross-fertilization between the AAMAS
community and researchers working on virtual agents and to strengthen
links between the two communities.

ORGANIZING COMMITTEE

    General Chairs:  Michael Luck and Sandip Sen
    Program Chairs:  Wiebe van der Hoek and Gal A. Kaminka
    Local Organization Chair: Yves Lesperance

A list of the other members of the AAMAS-2010 Organizing Committee, a
list of Senior PC members and an updated list of keywords may be found at

http://www.cse.yorku.ca/AAMAS2010/