posted by user: Pavel_Vrba || 2039 views || tracked by 12 users: [display]

APL-MAS 2014 : ECAI Workshop on Industrial Applications of Holonic and Multi-Agent Systems

FacebookTwitterLinkedInGoogle

Link: http://www.ecai2014.org/workshops/
 
When Aug 18, 2014 - Aug 22, 2014
Where Prague, Czech Republic
Submission Deadline May 25, 2014
Notification Due Jun 23, 2014
Categories    artificial intelligence   multi-agent systems   industrial applications
 

Call For Papers

ABOUT THE WORKSHOP
Holonic and multi-agent systems provide a novel paradigm for managing, modelling and supporting complex systems. This concept has proved to be successful in number of industrial domains such as manufacturing, real-time control, supply chain management, resource allocation and production planning/scheduling, air traffic.

The workshop aims to bring together researchers active in the area of holonic and multi-agent systems together with key engineers and industrial decision makers to share their views and experience in design, development and applying holonic and multi-agent systems for industrial problems.

SUGGESTED TOPICS (but not limited to):
• Theoretical backgrounds behind holonic/agent concepts
• Industrial applications of holonic and multi-agent systems (case-studies are specially appreciated), applications in logistics and smart grids
• Specification of holonic and agent-based architectures and design methodologies
• Communication principles and standards
• Virtual organisations & holonic factories - reconfigurable factories
• Agent-based system integration
• Modeling and simulation tools
• Reconfiguration tasks, coalition formation, knowledge ontologies
• Visions and future trends of holonic and multi-agent systems
• Standardization issues, security issues, and industrial needs
• Obstacles and barriers to industrial and logistic deployment

CONTRIBUTIONS
Authors are invited to submit research contributions or critiques of practical experience. Submitted papers must be written in English and must not exceed six (6) pages. Over-length submissions will be rejected without a review. Submitted papers must be formatted according to the camera-ready style for ECAI'14 and submitted electronically through the ECAI'14 submission site.

WORKSHOP CO-CHAIRS:
Vladimir Marik, Czech Technical University in Prague, CZ
Pavel Vrba, Czech Technical University in Prague, CZ
Thomas Strasser, Austrian Institute of Technology, Vienna, Austria
Paolo Leitao, University of Braganca, Portugal

Related Resources

HoloMAS 2017   8th International Conference on Industrial Applications of Holonic and Multi-Agent Systems
IUI 2017   Intelligent User Interfaces
IEA/AIE 2018   Industrial, Engineering & Other Applications Applied Intelligent Systems
ICSC 2018   12th IEEE International Conference on Semantic Computing (ICSC 2018)
PAAMS 2018   PAAMS 2018 - 16th International Conference on Practical Applications of Agents and Multi-Agent Systems
IPMU 2018   17th Information Processing and Management of Uncertainty in Knowledge-Based Systems Conference
BE 2017   Special Issue on Intelligent Systems for Environmental Applications
ICMV 2017   2017 The 10th International Conference on Machine Vision (ICMV 2017) - SPIE
WACV 2017   IEEE Winter Conference on Applications of Computer Vision
SEN-MAS 2017   6th International Workshop on Smart Energy Networks & Multi-Agent Systems