Workshop Programme

Second International Workshop on
Regulated Agent-Based Social Systems:
Theories and Applications (RASTA'03)

Workshop date: 23 June, 2003

in connection with ICAIL 2003
the Ninth International Conference on ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE and LAW
24 - 28 June, 2003 Edinburgh, Scotland, UK

For further information about RASTA'03 contact the organizers by email at
or have a look at the
RASTA'03 homepage at
Workshop date: June 23, 2003
Time: 9:00 -- 18:00
Location: UNIVERSITY OF EDINBURGH Building Name: Old College (North West Corner), Street Address: South Bridge

The Lorimer Room (G.178)

Campus Maps

Technical Equipment:
The room will have an overhead projector and a beamer/data projector;
participants can supply their own laptops.


Monday, June 23rd:

9:00 - 9:15

9:15 - 10:15
Social Dilemmas and Agent-Based Modelling: Why Aren't We All Psychopaths? and How Can We Reduce Water Pollution? (Invited talk)
Nick Gotts    abstract

10:15 - 11:00
Modeling the Negotiation Object in Social Systems
Alexander Osherenko abstract

11:00 - 11:30
Coffee break

11:30 - 12:15
Utility in Interacting Markets? - A Position Paper -
Luis Antunes, Joao Faria, and Helder Coelho abstract

12:15 - 13:00
A Discussion of Social Norms with Respect to the Micro-Macro Link
Michael K÷hler, Daniel Moldt, and Heiko R÷lke abstract

13:00 - 14:00

14:00 - 14:45
Extending BDI with Emotional Dispositions for Adaptive Social Reasoning
LuÝs Morgado and Graša Gaspar abstract

14:45 - 15:30
SIMAC, A Multi-Agent Model for Simulationg Telework Aoption
Sylvie Occelli and Matteo Bellomo abstract

15:30 - 16:00
Coffee break

16:00 - 16:45
Social Responsiblity for E-Governance
Rosaria Conte and Mario Paolucci abstract

16:45 - 18:00
Discussion on Towards E-Governance
Discussion lead by Gabriela Lindemann

Last modified: 18.06.2003 Daniel Moldt