Developing a Model Agent-based Airline Ticket Auctioning System

  • Mladenka Vukmirovic
  • Maria Ganzha
  • Marcin Paprzycki
Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Soft Computing book series (AINSC, volume 35)


Large body of recent work has been devoted to multi-agent systems utilized in e-commerce scenarios. In particular, autonomous software agents participating in auctions have attracted a lot of attention. Interestingly, most of these studies involve purely virtual scenarios. In an initial attempt to fill this gap we discuss a model agent-based e-commerce system modified to serve as an airline ticket auctioning system. Here, the implications of forcing agents to obey actual rules that govern ticket sales are discussed and illustrated by UML-formalized depictions of agents, their relations and functionalities.


MultiAgent System English Auction Buyer Agent Automate Negotiation Seller Agent 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Mladenka Vukmirovic
    • 1
  • Maria Ganzha
    • 2
  • Marcin Paprzycki
    • 3
  1. 1.Industry Development DepartmentMontenegro AirlinesPodgorica, SerbiaMontenegro
  2. 2.Elbląg University of Humanities and EconomyElblągPoland
  3. 3.SWPSComputer Science InstituteWarsawPoland

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