The programme for the student session is now available here.
Reviewers are listed here.
CALL FOR PAPERS
All registered participants are cordially invited to participate in the
student session of EASSS05.
The student session is designed to encourage student interaction and
feedback from the tutors. Accepted submissions will be assigned either a 10 or 15 minute slot for presentation. Typically a presentation will
either detail the intended approach to a problem or ask a specific
question, directed at the audience.
By providing the students with a conference-like setup, both in the
presentation and in the review process, students have the opportunity to
prepare their own submission, go through the selection process (peer
review) and possibly present their work, themselves and their
interests to their fellow students as well as internationally leading
experts in the agent field, both from the theoretical and the practical
As the goal is to provide the speakers with constructive feedback and a
means to be introduced to the comunity, the competitive elements often found in conferences (best paper award, best presentation award) are
intentionally omitted. The peer review will focus not on the magnitude
of the presented material but on the clarity of the formulated material or whether or not the posed question is of relevance to a majority of
Giving a good presentation is a difficult task, practising it is the benefit of this session. The extend to which the audience has understood
the details should be the criterion by which the presentations are judged.
June 23rd (Thursday) : Submission (23:59 GMT)
July 5th (Tuesday) : Notification to authors
July 10th (Sunday) : Submission of camera ready copy (23:59 GMT)
July 20th (Wednesday) : Student Session
Submissions should be
- between 1/2 and 2 pages maximum.
- state the author(s), their affiliation and their current status.
- clearly stating the posed question or the proposed approach, as well
as outlining the problem at hand.
- give a few references to both the standard literature and specific
relevant publications (possibly your own).
- in either .dvi, .pdf or .ps format (.doc (MS Word) will be accepted as
submission but must be in one of these formats for the final version).
- send by email to firstname.lastname@example.org (subject "EASSS05").