and Multiagent Systems is
the most attractive research areas in Artificial Intelligence at this
moment. Research on DAI and MAS dates back to the 1980s but recently
there has been a boom in interest and deployment of agent-based
help to disseminate the
about this field and to stimulate students to look into it, the IFMAS,
AA, and ATAL sponsor Agents School in several countries. Recent
were in China
are pleased to host this edition in Porto Alegre, Brazil. Spring is a
wonderful time here and we are sure that everyone will enjoy the
technical program by top researchers in the area, as well as the
unforgettable sunsets and jacarandá blossom.
look forward to welcoming you
for a highly interactive series of tutorials.