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AISB event Bulletin Item

CALL FOR PAPERS: Logic and the Foundations of Game and Decision Theory, 18-20 June 2012, SPAIN


OFT10 2012 - Tenth Conference on Logic and the Foundations of Game and Decision Theory University of Sevilla, Sevilla (Spain)

This is the tenth in a series of bi-annual conferences on the applications of logical methods to 
foundational issues in the theory of individual and interactive decision-making. Preference is 
given to papers which bring together the work and problems of several fields, such as game and 
decision theory, logic, computer science and artificial intelligence, philosophy, cognitive 
psychology, mathematics and mind sciences.

The previous nine conferences took place in Marseille (France), January 1994, Torino (Italy), 
December 1996, December 1998, July 2000 and July 2002, Leipzig (Germany), July 2004, Liverpool 
(UK), July 2006, Amsterdam (The Netherlands), July 2008 and Toulouse (France), July 2010.

Among the topics of particular relevance are:

(*) Modal logics for games and protocols: epistemic and deontic logic, multi-agent logic, temporal
 logic, dynamic logic, probabilistic and multivalued logic, logic of belief revision.

(*) Foundations of game and decision theory: epistemic foundations of solution concepts, 
information processing and communication in games, belief formation and revision in games.

(*) Learning and information-processing models: economic aspects of information processing, 
learning in game-theoretic contexts, inductive learning and inductive decision making.

(*) Bounded rationality approaches to game and decision theory.

     * Walter Carnielli , University of Campinas, Brazil
     * Vincent Conitzer, Duke University, USA
     * Branden Fitelson, Rutgers University, USA
     * Aviad Heifetz, Open University of Israel
     * Andrs Perea, University of Maastricht, Netherlands

The three-day conference will give opportunity for paper presentations and discussions. Potential 
contributors should submit an extended abstract of approximately 5 - 10 pages in PDF format through
The deadline for submission is March 1, 2012, and authors will be notified of acceptance decisions 
by April 9, 2012.

A selection of papers presented at LOFT10 will be published in a special issue of the Journal of 
Philosophical Logic For a list of publications based on previous LOFT conferences see 

Program Chairs:
Giacomo Bonanno, University of California Davis, U.S.A.
Wiebe van der Hoek, University of Liverpool, United Kingdom Hans van Ditmarsch, University of 
Sevilla, Spain

Program Committee:
     Mario Benevides
     Adam Brandenburger
     Jan Broersen
     Edith Elkind
     Ulle Endriss
     Luis Farinas Del Cerro
     Yossi Feinberg
     Marcelo Finger
     Spyros Galanis
     Olivier Gossner
     Paul Harrenstein
     Martin van Hees
     Francisco Hernndez Quiroz
     Andreas Herzig
     Willemien Kets
     Jerome Lang
     Martin Meier
     Yoram Moses
     Amparo Mrmol Conde
     Manuel Ojeda Aciego
     David Pearce
     Sophie Pinchinat
     Bryan Renne
     Olivier Roy
     Dov Samet
     Elias Tsakas
     Tero Tulenheimo
     Heinrich Wansing

Local Organization Committee:
     Hans van Ditmarsch, University of Sevilla
     Angel Nepomuceno, University of Sevilla
     Francisco Salguero, University of Sevilla
     Fernando Soler, University of Sevilla
     Fernando Velzquez Quesada, University of Sevilla

Important Dates:
Deadline for submission: 1 March, 2012
Notification to authors: 1 April, 2012
Conference: 18-20 June 2012