© 2019

Explainable, Transparent Autonomous Agents and Multi-Agent Systems

First International Workshop, EXTRAAMAS 2019, Montreal, QC, Canada, May 13–14, 2019, Revised Selected Papers

  • Davide Calvaresi
  • Amro Najjar
  • Michael Schumacher
  • Kary Främling
Conference proceedings EXTRAAMAS 2019

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 11763)

Also part of the Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence book sub series (LNAI, volume 11763)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Explanation and Transparency

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Naziha Sendi, Nadia Abchiche-Mimouni, Farida Zehraoui
      Pages 3-21
    3. Silvia Tulli, Filipa Correia, Samuel Mascarenhas, Samuel Gomes, Francisco S. Melo, Ana Paiva
      Pages 22-37
  3. Explainable Robots

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 39-39
    2. Davide Calvaresi, Yazan Mualla, Amro Najjar, Stéphane Galland, Michael Schumacher
      Pages 41-58
    3. Timotheus Kampik, Juan Carlos Nieves, Helena Lindgren
      Pages 59-76
    4. Sophie F. Jentzsch, Sviatlana Höhn, Nico Hochgeschwender
      Pages 77-92
  4. Opening the Black Box

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 93-93
    2. Sule Anjomshoae, Kary Främling, Amro Najjar
      Pages 95-109
    3. Manik Madhikermi, Avleen Kaur Malhi, Kary Främling
      Pages 110-125
  5. Explainable Agent Simulations

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 127-127
    2. Mathieu Bourgais, Patrick Taillandier, Laurent Vercouter
      Pages 147-163
  6. Planning and Argumentation

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 165-165
    2. Gianluca Torta, Roberto Micalizio, Samuele Sormano
      Pages 167-185
    3. Isabel Sassoon, Nadin Kökciyan, Elizabeth Sklar, Simon Parsons
      Pages 186-202
  7. Explainable AI and Cognitive Science

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 203-203
    2. Marcus Westberg, Amber Zelvelder, Amro Najjar
      Pages 205-219
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 221-221

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the proceedings of the First International Workshop on Explainable, Transparent Autonomous Agents and Multi-Agent Systems, EXTRAAMAS 2019, held in Montreal, Canada, in May 2019.

The 12 revised and extended papers presented were carefully selected from 23 submissions. They are organized in topical sections on explanation and transparency; explainable robots; opening the black box; explainable agent simulations; planning and argumentation; explainable AI and cognitive science.


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Editors and affiliations

  1. 1.University of Applied Sciences of Western Switzerland (HES-SO)SierreSwitzerland
  2. 2.University of LuxembourgEsch-sur-AlzetteLuxembourg
  3. 3.University of Applied Sciences of Western Switzerland (HES-SO)SierreSwitzerland
  4. 4.Umeå UniversityUmeåSweden

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