PRIMA 2017: Principles and Practice of Multi-Agent Systems

20th International Conference, Nice, France, October 30 – November 3, 2017, Proceedings

  • Bo An
  • Ana Bazzan
  • João Leite
  • Serena Villata
  • Leendert van der Torre
Conference proceedings PRIMA 2017

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 10621)

Also part of the Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence book sub series (LNAI, volume 10621)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XVI
  2. Invited Talk

  3. Agent and Multiagent Theories, Architectures, and Languages

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 13-13
    2. Mehdi Dastani, Emiliano Lorini, John-Jules Meyer, Alexander Pankov
      Pages 15-33
    3. Florence Dupin de Saint-Cyr, Romain Guillaume
      Pages 34-52
  4. Teamwork and Coordination in Multiagent Systems

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 91-91
    2. Hans van Ditmarsch, Ioannis Kokkinis, Anders Stockmarr
      Pages 93-109
    3. Fatma R. Habib, Maria Polukarov, Enrico H. Gerding
      Pages 110-126
    4. Aolong Zha, Kazuki Nomoto, Suguru Ueda, Miyuki Koshimura, Yuko Sakurai, Makoto Yokoo
      Pages 143-159
  5. Applications of Agents and Multiagent Systems

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 161-161
    2. Florence Cloppet, Pavlos Moraitis, Nicole Vincent
      Pages 180-197
    3. Mohamed T. Bennai, Zahia Guessoum, Smaine Mazouzi, Stéphane Cormier, Mohamed Mezghiche
      Pages 198-211
    4. Masoume M. Raeissi, Nathan Brooks, Alessandro Farinelli
      Pages 212-223
  6. Cooperation and Negotiation in Multiagent Systems

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 225-225
    2. Bas Testerink, Floris J. Bex
      Pages 227-244

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 20th International Conference on Principles and Practice of Multi-Agent Systems, PRIMA 2017, held in Nice, France, in October/November 2017. 
The 24 revised full papers presented together with one abstract of a keynote talk and 11 short papers were carefully reviewed and selected from 88 submissions. 
The intention of the papers is to showcase research in several domains, ranging from foundations of agent theory and engineering aspects of agent systems, to emerging interdisciplinary areas of agent-based research.


Artificial intelligence Multiagent systems Reinforcement learning Agent-based simulation Logics of multiagent systems Epistemic Logic Trust and reputation Virtual agents Institutions and Norms in Multiagent Systems Communication and Argumentation in Multiagent Ontologies for Multiagent Systems Economic Paradigms in Multiagent Systems Multiagent Teamwork Agent Theories, Architectures, and Languages Autonomous Robots and Multirobot Systems

Editors and affiliations

  1. 1.Nanyang Technological UniversitySingaporeSingapore
  2. 2.Universidade Federal Rio Grande do SulPorto AlegreBrazil
  3. 3.Universidade Nova de LisboaCaparicaPortugal
  4. 4.Université Côte d’AzurSophia AntipolisFrance
  5. 5.University of LuxembourgEsch-sur-AlzetteLuxembourg

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing AG 2017
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Computer Science
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-69130-5
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-69131-2
  • Series Print ISSN 0302-9743
  • Series Online ISSN 1611-3349
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