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AISB event Bulletin Item

FINAL CALL FOR PAPERS: "Theoretical Aspects of Rationality and Knowledge", 11-15 July 2011, THE NETHERLANDS


(TARK XIII) Conference, Groningen, the Netherlands

* Scope and Mission

The mission of the TARK conferences is to bring together researchers from a wide variety of fields, 
including Artificial Intelligence, Cryptography, Distributed Computing, Economics and Game Theory,
Linguistics, Philosophy, and Psychology, in order to further our understanding of interdisciplinary 
issues involving reasoning about rationality and knowledge.

Topics of interest include, but are not limited to, semantic models for knowledge, belief, and uncertainty,
bounded rationality and resource-bounded reasoning, commonsense epistemic reasoning, epistemic logic,
knowledge and action, applications of reasoning about knowledge and other mental states, belief revision,
and foundations of multi-agent systems.

* Invited Talks

     Johan van Benthem
     Yossi Feinberg

* Invited Tutorials

     Ithzak Gilboa
     Larry Moss

* Workshops

Two full-day workshops will precede and follow the conference:

``Reasoning about other minds: logical and cognitive perspectives",

``Quantum physics meets TARK".

* Important Dates

Submission of Papers: March 17th, 2011
Notification of Authors: April 29th, 2011 
Camera Ready Copy of Accepted Papers due: May 20th, 
2011 Registration Deadline: May 20th, 
2011 Conference Dates: 11-15 July 2011

* Programme Committee

Natasha Alechina, University of Nottingham Krzysztof R. Apt (PC chair), CWI and 
University of Amsterdam Sergei Artemov, CUNY, New York Hans van Ditmarsch, University of Sevilla
Aviad Heifetz, The Open University of Israel Wiebe van der Hoek, University of Liverpool Jerome
Lang, Universite Paris-Dauphine Daniel Lehmann, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem Fenrong Liu,
Tsinghua University, Beijing Alessio Lomuscio, Imperial College London Ron van der Meyden, University
of New South Wales, Sydney Eric Pacuit (tutorials chair), Tilburg University Andres Perea, Maastricht 
University Gabriella Pigozzi, Universite Paris-Dauphine R. Ramanujam, Institute of Mathematical Sciences,
Chennai Sonja Smets, University of Groningen Moshe Tennenholtz, Technion, Haifa and Microsoft, 
Herzliya Rineke Verbrugge, University of Groningen

* Local Organization chairs

Sonja Smets
Rineke Verbrugge