Plenary Sessions

Ichiro Satoh Mobile Agent: Lost Agent Technology. Why could Mobile Agents be in Practice?
Wednesday, 21st June, 2017, 10:00 - 11:00, Auditório Magno

Alexander V. Smirnov, Context-Aware Decision Support in Socio-Cyberphysical Systems: from Smart Space-Based Applications to Human-Computer Cloud Services
Thursday, 22nd June, 2017, 10:00 - 11:00, Auditório Magno

Paulo Leitão, Industrial Agents in the Context of Industry 4.0
Friday, 23th June, 2017, 10:00 - 11:00, Auditório Magno

Main Track

Session 1: Distributed Coordination

Wednesday, 21st June, 2017, 11.30 - 13.30, Room G201

Chair: Ana Paula Rocha (University of Porto, Portugal)

  • Multi-Agent System for Distributed Cache Maintenance - Santhilata Kuppili Venkata, Katarzyna Musial, Samhar Mahmoud and Jeroen Keppens
  • Coordination of Mobile Mules via Facility Location Strategies - Harel Yedidsion, Danny Hermelin and Michael Segal
  • TRIoT: A Proposal for Deploying Teleo-Reactive Nodes for IoT Systems - Diego Fernández, Pedro Sánchez, Bárbara Álvarez, Juan Antonio López and Andrés Iborra

Session 2: Agent-Based Simulation

Wednesday, 21st June, 2017, 14.30 - 16.30, Room G201

Chair: Philippe Mathieu (University of Lille, France)

  • A Multi-Level Multi-Agent Simulation Framework in Animal Epidemiology - Sébastien Picault, Yu-Lin Huang, Vianney Sicard, François Beaudeau and Pauline Ezanno
  • Soil: an Agent-based Social Simulator in Python for modelling and simulation of Social Networks - Jesús Sánchez, Carlos A. Iglesias and J. Fernando Sánchez-Rada
  • Multi-Agent Parking Place Simulation - Thomas Vrancken, Daniel Tenbrock, Sebastian Reick, Dejan Bozhinovski, Gerhard Weiss and Gerasimos Spanakis
  • ESL: An Actor-Based Platform for Developing Emergent Behaviour Organisation Simulations - Tony Clark, Vinay Kulkarni, Souvik Barat and Balbir Barn
  • Demo Paper: AGADE-TRAFFIC - Multi-Agent Simulations in Geographical Networks - Serge Rotärmel, Michael Guckert, Thomas Farrenkopf and Neil Urquhart

Session 3: Languages & Platforms

Wednesday, 21st June, 2017, 14.30 - 16.30, Room G202

Chair: Andres Diaz Pace (University of Tandil, Argentina)

  • Addressing the Challenges of Conservative Event Synchronization for the SARL Agent-Programming Language - Glenn Cich, Stéphane Galland, Luk Knapen, Ansar-Ul-Haque Yasar, Tom Bellemans and Davy Janssens
  • Agents as Bots – An Initial Attempt towards Model-Driven MMORPG Gameplay - Markus Schatten, Bogdan Okreša Đurić, Igor Tomicic and Nikola Ivković
  • Prototyping Ubiquitous Multi-Agent Systems: A Generic Domain Approach with Jason - Carlos Pantoja and Jose Viterbo
  • Message analysis between agents for detection of emerging behaviors in open environment - Carlos Ventura and Rodolfo Castello
  • Demonstration of MAGPIE: An Agent Platform for Monitoring Chronic Diseases on Android - Albert Brugués, Stefano Bromuri and Michael I. Schumacher

Session 4: Reasoning & Learning

Thursday, 22nd June, 2017, 11.30 - 13.30, Room G201

Chair: Zita A.Vale (Polytechnic of Porto, Portugal)

  • Practical reasoning about complex activities - Esteban Guerrero and Helena Lindgren
  • Replication-based Self-healing of Mobile Agents Exploring Complex Networks - Arles Rodriguez, Jonatan Gomez and Ada Diaconescu
  • Managing Disruptions with a Multi-Agent System for Arline Operations Control - Antonio J. M. Castro and Ana Paula Rocha
  • Learning Styles Multi-Agents Simulation - Emilcy Juliana Hernández Leal, Luis Felipe Londoño Rojas, Mauricio Giraldo Ocampo, Valentina Tabares Morales and Néstor Darío Duque Méndez

Session 5: Energy Management

Thursday, 22nd June, 2017, 14.30 - 16.30, Room G201

Chair: Fernando De la Prieta (University of Salamanca, Spain)

  • Agent-Based Integration of Complex and Heterogeneous Distributed Energy Resources in Virtual Power Plants - Anders Clausen, Aisha Umair, Yves Demazeau and Bo Noerregaard Joergensen
  • Hardware Integration and Real-Time Control in an Agent-based Distribution Grid Simulation - Nils Loose, Sebastian Törsleff, Christian Derksen, Rainer Unland and Alexander Fay
  • Electric Vehicle Urban Exploration by Anti-pheromone Swarm based Algorithms - Rubén Martín García, Francisco Prieto-Castrillo, Gabriel Villarrubia and Javier Bajo
  • Computational Platform for Household Simulation and Emulation to Test and Validate Energy Management Methodologies - Luis Gomes and Zita Vale
  • Interactions among Information Sources in Weather Scenarios: The Role of the Subjective Impulsivity - Rino Falcone and Alessandro Sapienza

Session 6: Social interactions

Thursday, 22nd June, 2017, 14.30 - 16.30, Room G202

Chair: Alexander V. Smirnov (St. Petersburg Institute, Russia)

  • KRISTINA: A Knowledge-Based Virtual Conversation Agent - Leo Wanner, Elisabeth André, Josep Blat, Stamatia Dasiopoulou, Mireia Farrùs, Thiago Fraga, Eleni Kamateri, Florian Lingenfelser, Gerard Llorach, Oriol Martínez, Georgios Meditskos, Simon Mille, Wolfgang Minker, Louisa Pragst, Dominik Schiller, Andries Stam, Ludo Stellingwerff, Federico Sukno, Bianca Vieru and Stefanos Vrochidis
  • Personalised Persuasive Coaching to Increase Older Adults' Physical and Social Activities: A Motivational Model - Helena Lindgren, Esteban Guerrero and Rebecka Janols
  • Heráclito: Learning Environment to Teach Logic - Fabiane Flores Penteado Galafassi, Cristiano Galafassi, Rosa Vicari, Joao Carlos Gluz and Rafael Koch Peres
  • Training Emotional Robots Using EJaCalIVE - Jaime Andres Rincon Arango, Agelo Costa, Paulo Novais, Vicente Julian and Carlos Carrascosa
  • Using geo-tagged sentiment to better understand social interactions - Elizabeth Vivanco, Javier Palanca, Elena Del Val, Miguel Rebollo and Vicente Botti

Session 7: Privacy & Security/trust

Friday, 23rd 2017, 11.30 - 13.30, Room G201

Chair: Paulo Leitão (Polytechnic Institute of Bragança, Portugal)

  • An Agent-Based, Multilevel Welfare Assessment Model for Encompassing Assignment and Matching Problems - Antoine Nongaillard and Sébastien Picault
  • Improvement of Robustness to Environmental Changes by Autonomous Divisional Cooperation in Multi-Agent Cooperative Patrol Problem - Ayumi Sugiyama and Toshiharu Sugawara
  • Integrating Decentralized Coordination and Reactivity in MAS for Repair-Task Allocations - Hisashi Hayashi
  • Agent-based Modelling for Security Risk Assessment - Stef Janssen and Alexei Sharpanskykh

Session 8: Automated Production

Friday, 23rd 2017, 14.30 - 16.30, Room G201

Chair: Toshiharu Sugawara (Waseda University, Japan)

  • Agent Negotiation Techniques for Improving Quality-Attribute Architectural Tradeoffs - Ariel Monteserin, Andrés Diaz Pace, Ignacio Gatti and Silvia Schiaffino
  • OPC UA based ERP Agents: Enabling scalable communication solutions in heterogeneous automation environments - Max Hoffmann, Tobias Meisen and Sabina Jeschke
  • Scheduling the Access to Shared Space in Multi-Robot Systems - Yara Khaluf, Christine Markarian, Pieter Simoens and Andreagiovanni Reina
  • Concept of a multi-agent based decentralized production system for the automotive industry - Jonas Stenzel, Dennis Lünsch, Christian Blesing and Benjamin Korth


WS01-AHEALTH: Workshop on Agents and multi-agent Systems for AAL and e-HEALTH

Wednesday 21st June, 2017, 11.30 - 13.30, Room G202

Chair: Alfonso González Briones (University of Salamanca, Spain)

  • Autonomous Safety System for a Smart Stove for Cognitively Impaired People - Nicola Kuijpers, Sylvain Giroux, Florent Frizon De Lamotte, and Jean-Luc Philippe
  • Transforming Medical Advice Into Clinical Activities for Patient Follow-up - António Silva, Tiago Oliveira, Jose Neves and Paulo Novais
  • Multi-Agent Systems for Epidemiology: example of an agent-based simulation platform for Schistosomiasis - Papa Alioune Cisse, Jean Marie Dembele, Christophe Cambier, and Moussa LÔ
  • A multi-agent architecture for labeling data and generating prediction models in the eld of social services - Emilio Serrano, Pedro del Pozo-Jimenez , Mari Carmen Suarez-Figueroa, Jacinto Gonzalez-Pachon, Javier Bajo, and Asuncion Gomez-Perez

WS09-DeMaDIE: Workshop on Decision Making in Dynamic Information Environments

Wednesday 21st June, 2017, 11.30 - 13.30, Room H309

Chair: Paulo Novais (University of Minho, Portugal)

  • Evaluating the perception of the Decision Quality in Web-based GDSS: A Theory of Satisfaction - Joao Carneiro, Ricardo Santos, Goreti Marreiros, and Paulo Novais
  • Decision Process to Manage Renewable Energy Production in Smart Grid Environment - João Ferreira, Vitor Monteiro, Gabriel Pinto, Joao L Afonso, and Ana Lúcia Martins
  • Multimodal Journey Planner based on Mashup approach of individual public transportation planners - João Ferreira, António Ramos, Ana Lucia Martins, António R. Andrade, and Joao Almeida
  • Developing an Individualized Survival Prediction Model for Rectal Cancer - Ana Silva, Tiago Oliveira, Paulo Novais, and Jose Neves

WS12-MASGES: Workshop on Multi-agent based Applications for Energy Markets, Smart Grids and Sustainable Energy Systems

Session 1st

Wednesday 21st June, 2017, 11.30 - 13.30, Room H424

Chair: Fernando Lopes (Laboratório Nacional de Energia e Geologia, Portugal)

  • Opening Session (Fernando Lopes)
  • Invited Talk: GRIDSOL – Smart Renewable Hubs for flexible generation: Solar grid stability, José Miguel Estebaranz Peláez, Cobra Group (
  • Decentralized Surplus Distribution Estimation with Weighted k-Majority Voting Games - Jörg Bremer, and Sebastian Lehnhoff
  • Multi-agent Wholesale Electricity Markets with High Penetrations of Variable Generation: a Case-study on Multivariate Forecast Bidding Strategies - Hugo Algarvio, António Couto, Fernando Lopes, Ana Estanqueiro, and João Santana

Session 2nd

Wednesday 21st June, 2017, 14.30 - 16.30, Room H424

Chair: Fernando Lopes (Laboratório Nacional de Energia e Geologia, Portugal)

  • Invited Talk: Hybrid Simulation and Emulation in Power and Energy Systems through Multi-Agent Systems Interoperability, Tiago Pinto, University of Salamanca
  • MAS based Demand Side Management in Port City using Reefers - Ntountounakis Manolis, Ishtiaq Ahmad, Kanellos Fotios, Peter Palensky, and Wolfgang Gawlik
  • A Linear Programming Model to Simulate the Adaptation of Multi-agent Power Systems to New Sources of Energy - Hugo Algarvio, Fernando Lopes, and João Santana
  • Closing Session

WS03-ABAM: Workshop on Agent-Based Artificial Markets Computational Economics

Wednesday 21st June, 2017, 14.30 - 16.30, Room H309

Chair: Philippe Mathieu (Lille University, France)

  • On simulating the adoption of new products in markets with rational users and companies - Juan Manuel Sánchez-Cartas, and Gonzalo León
  • Optimality of a two-tier rate structure for a Transaction Tax in an artificial market - Liuzzi Danilo, Paolo Pellizzari, and Marco Tolotti
  • Evolving Trading Signals at Foreign Exchange Market - Svitlana Galeshchuk, and Sumitra Mukherjee
  • ResMAS - A Conceptual MAS Model for Resource-based Integrated Markets - Thiago R.P.M. Rúbio, Zafeiris Kokkinogenis, Henrique Lopes Cardoso, Eugénio Oliveira, and Rosaldo Rossetti
  • Initial Solution Heuristic for Portfolio Optimization of Electricity Markets Participation - Ricardo Faia, Tiago Pinto, and Zita Vale

WS14-SCIA: Workshop on Smart Cities and Intelligent Agents

Wednesday 21st June, 2017, 17.30 - 19.00, Room G201

Chair: Vicente Julian (Technical University of Valencia, Spain)

  • Transport Network Analysis for Smart Open Fleets - Miguel Rebollo, Carlos Carrascosa, and Vicente Julian
  • WSNs in FIWARE – Towards the Development of People-centric Applications - Ngombo Armando, Marcelo Fernandes, Duarte Raposo, André Rodrigues, Jorge Sá Silva, and Fermando Boavida
  • Toward Smart Island Simulation Application a Case Study of Reunion Island - Tahina Ralitera, and Rémy Courdier
  • Intelligent transport system through the recognition of elements in the environment - Pablo Martín Martín, Alfonso González Briones, Gabriel Villarubia, and Juan Francisco De Paz Santana
  • A serious game to reduce consumption in smart buildings - Oscar García, Pablo Chamoso, Javier Prieto, Sara Rodríguez, and Fernando de La Prieta

WS07-CNSC and WS15-AIPES: Workshop on MAS for Complex Networks and Social Computation and Workshop on Artificial Intelligence for Privacy in Electronic Systems

Thursday, 22nd June, 2017, 11.30 - 13.30, Room G202

Chair: Miguel Rebollo (Technical University of Valencia, Spain)

  • Multi-Agent system for privacy protection through user emotions in Social networks - Guillem Aguado Sarrió, Vicente Julian and Ana Garcia-Fornes
  • An Adaptive Temporal-Causal Network Model for Enabling Learning of Social Interaction - Charlotte Commu, Mathilde Theelen and Jan Treur
  • Computing Aggregates on Autonomous, Self-organizing Multi-Agent System: Application "Smart Grid" - Sai Manoj Marepalli and Andreas Christ
  • Simulating information diffusion impacts on meningitis outbreak in West-Africa using agent-based model - Eric Youl, Belem Mahamadou, Sadouanouan Malo and Issouf Traoré

WS06-AMSC: Workshop on Agents-based Solutions for Manufacturing and Supply Chain

Thursday, 22nd June, 2018, 11.30 - 12.30, Room H309

Chair: Patrycja Hoffa-Dabrowska (Poznan University of Technology, Poland)

  • Multiagent managerial model of technical infrastructure used at ore mining - Arkadiusz Kowalski, and Tomasz Chlebus
  • Analysis of the survival of complex systems with an actions coordination mechanism - Katarzyna Grzybowska, and Patrycja Hoffa-Dabrowska
  • A multi-level framework for simulating milk-run, in-plant logistics operations - Allen Greenwood, Kamila Kluska, and Pawel Pawlewski
  • A hybrid modeling approach for simulating milk-run in-plant logistics operations - Allen Greenwood, Kamila Kluska, and Pawel Pawlewski

WS02-AAAT and WS15-TAAPT: Workshop on Agent based Applications for Air Transport and Workshop on the application of agents to passenger transport

Thursday, 22nd June, 2017, 14.30 - 16.30, Room H309

Chair: Antonio Castro (University of Porto, Portugal)

  • Agent based model for hub operations cost reduction - Luis Delgado, Jorge Martin, Alberto Blanch, and Samuel Cristobal
  • Argumentation in the Re-accommodation of Airline Passengers using Mobile Devices - Jorge Lima, Ana Paula Rocha and Antonio, and J. M. Castro
  • A cost-optimization model in multi-agent system routing for drone delivery - Miae Kim, and Eric Matson
  • Incorporating stability of mode choice into an agent-based travel demand model - Nicolai Mallig, and Peter Vortisch
  • Microsimulation travel models in practice in the US and prospects for agent-based approach - Peter Vovsha
  • Towards a testbed for dynamic vehicle routing algorithms - Michal Maciejewski, Joschka Bischoff, Sebastian Hoerl, and Kai Nagel

WS13-MASLE: Workshop on Multiagent System Based Learning Environments

Friday, 23rd June, 2017, 11.30 - 13.30, Room H308

Chair: Demetrio Arturo Ovalle Carranza (National University of Colombia, Colombia)

  • A model to aggregate heterogeneous learning objects repositories - Luiz Henrique Longhi Rossi, Marcos Nunes, Paulo Schreiner, and Rosa Maria Vicari
  • Survey of software visualization systems to teach message-passing concurrency in secondary school - Cédric Libert, and Wim Vanhoof
  • Multi-agent Model for Failure Assessment and Diagnosis in Teaching-Learning Processes - Oscar Mauricio Salazar Ospina, Santiago Alvarez, and Demetrio Arturo Ovalle Carranza
  • Validation of a content recommendation system for learning objects, using agents that simulate disabled people - Paula Rodríguez, Luis Londoño, Mauricio Giraldo, Valentina Tabares, and Néstor Duque
  • Accessibility Evaluation of Learning Object Using Agents - Luis Londoño, Valentina Tabares, Néstor Duque, and Mauricio Giraldo

Special Sessions

SS03-AM and SS07-RV: Special Session on Agents and Mobile Devices and Special Session on Computer vision in Multi-Agent Robotics

Wednesday 21st June, 2017, 17.30 - 19.00, Room G202

Chair: Javier Bajo (Technical University of Madrid, Spain)

  • Single appliance automatic recognition: comparison of classifiers - Daniel Hernández de La Iglesia, Alberto López Barriuso, Álvaro Lozano Murciego, Jorge Revuelta Herrero, Jorge Landeck, Juan F. De Paz, and Juan M. Corchado
  • Non Intrusive Load Monitoring (NILM): a state of the art - Jorge Revuelta Herrero, Álvaro Lozano Murciego, Alberto López Barriuso, Daniel Hernández de La Iglesia, Rita Carreira, Gabriel Villarrubia González, and Juan Manuel Corchado Rodríguez
  • Learning Frequent Behaviors Patterns in Intelligent Environments for Attentiveness Level - Dalila Durães, Catarina Cardoso, Javier Bajo, and Paulo Novais
  • INDOOR CHILDREN LOCATION SYSTEM USING BLE TECHNOLOGY - David Manzano Sánchez, Gabriel Villarrubia González, Juan Francisco De Paz Santana, and Daniel Hernández de La Iglesia
  • RGBN Multispectral Images: a Novel Color Restoration Approach - Cristhian Aguilera, Xavier Soria, Angel Sappa, and Ricardo Toledo
  • Learning to Colorize Infrared Images - Patricia Suarez, Angel Sappa, and Boris Vintimilla

SS01-ABM and SS06-PT: Special Session on Agent-Based Social Simulation, Modelling and Big-Data Analytics and Special Session on Persuasive Technologies

Friday, 23rd June, 2017, 11.30 - 13.30, Room H309

Chair: Carlos Carrascosa (Technical University of Valencia, Spain)

  • A Network-Oriented Modeling Approach to Voting Behavior During the 2016 US Presidential Election - Linford Goedschalk, Jan Treur, and Roos Verwolf
  • Understanding Homophily and More-Becomes-More Through Adaptive Temporal-Causal Network Models - Sven Van Den Beukel, Simon Goos, and Jan Treur
  • Towards a Framework for Agent-based Simulation of User Behaviour in E-Commerce Context - Duarte Duarte, Hugo Ferreira, João Dias, and Zafeiris Kokkinogenis
  • Low cost architecture of an autonomous subsystems for Internet of Things - David Sec, Lubos Mercl, and Peter Mikulecky

SS02-ADRESS: Special Session on Advances on Demand Response and Renewable Energy Sources in Agent Based Smart Grids

Friday, 23rd June, 2017, 14.30 - 16.30, Room H308

Chair: Tiago Pinto (University of Salamanca, Spain)

  • Long-term Reliability Analysis of a Microgrid on Isolated Mode using CPN formalism - Pedro Machado, Luiz Edival Souza, and Jean-Claude Maun
  • Photovoltaic Inverter Scheduler with the Support of Storage Unit to Minimize Electricity Bill - João Spinola, Pedro Faria, and Zita Vale
  • Real-Time Emulation and Simulation System of Asynchronous Motor Consumption - Filipe Sousa, João Spinola, Nuno Moreira, Pedro Faria, and Zita Vale
  • Economic Evaluation of Predictive Dispatch Model in MAS-based Smart Home - Amin Shokri Gazafroudi, Francisco Prieto-Castrillo, Tiago Pinto, Aria Jozi, and Zita Vale
  • Smart City: a GECAD-BISITE Energy Management Case Study - Bruno Canizes, Tiago Pinto, Joao Soares, Zita Vale, Pablo Chamoso, and Daniel Santos
  • Gravitational Search Algorithm Applied for Residential Demand Response Using Real-Time Pricing - Guilherme Spavieri, Ricardo Fernandes, and Zita Vale

SS08-WASMM: Special Session on Web and Social Media Mining

Friday, 23rd June, 2017, 14.30 - 16.30, Room H309

Chair: Ana Almeida (Polytechnic Institute of Porto, Portugal)

  • Automatic Construction of Domain-Specific Sentiment Lexicons for Polarity Classification - Sattam Almatarneh, and Pablo Gamallo
  • A hash based image matching algorithm for social networks - Pablo Chamoso, Alberto Rivas Camacho, Javier J. Martín-Limorti, and Sara Rodríguez González
  • Using Twitter data to monitor political campaigns and predict election results - Shira Fano, and Debora Slanzi
  • Applying data mining for sentiment analysis in music - Lucía Martín, and María Navarro
  • Recommendation of songs in music streaming services. Dealing with sparsity and gray sheep problems - Diego Sánchez-Moreno, Ana Belén Gil González, María Dolores Muñoz Vicente, Vivian López Batista, and María N. Moreno García
  • Recommender System based on Collaborative Filtering for Spotify's Users - Javier Pérez-Marcos, and Vivian López
  • Hybrid Tourism Recommendation System based on functionality/accessibility levels - Filipe Santos, Ana Almeida, Constantino Martins, Paulo Moura Oliveira, and Ramiro Gonçalves

Doctoral consortium

Organizer: Isabel Praça (Polytechnic of Porto, Portugal)

Session 1: Algorithms, Multiagent systems and Large-scale systems

Wednesday, 21st June, 2017, 17.30 - 19.00, Room H309

Chair: Isabel Praça (Polytechnic of Porto, Portugal)

  • Self-healing mechanism over the cloud on interaction layer for AALs using HARMS - Mauricio Gomez, Abdelghani Chibani, Yacine Amirat, Eric T. Matson
  • Acceleration of Dissimilarity-based Classification Algorithms using Multi-core Computation - Ana-Lorena Uribe-Hurtado, Mauricio Orozco-Alzate
  • New perspectives in the study of Advanced Persistent Threats - Santiago Quintero Bonilla, Angel Martín Del Rey, Araceli Queiruga-Dios
  • Multi-agent Web Recommender System for online educational environments - Joaquim Neto
  • Towards Modelling Organisational Dynamics for Large-Scale Multiagent Systems - Bogdan Okreša Ðuric
  • Active ageing agents - Alfredo Carvalho
  • Malware Propagation Software for Wireless Sensor Networks - Farrah Kristel Batista, Ángel Martín Del Rey, Araceli Queiruga-Dios
  • Rethinking posts through emotion awareness - Guillem Aguado Sarrió, Vicente Javier Julián Inglada, Ana María García Fornes

Session 2: Energy Management

Wednesday, 21st June, 2017, 17.30 - 19.00, Room H424

Chair: Goreti Marreiros (Polytechnic of Porto, Portugal)

  • Decision support for smart grid planning and operation considering reliability and all available resources - Bruno Canizes, Zita Vale
  • Decision Support for Agents’ Participation in Electricity Markets - Ricardo Faia, Tiago Pinto, Zita Vale
  • Decision Support System for the Negotiation of Bilateral Contracts in Electricity Markets - Francisco Silva, Tiago Pinto, Isabel Praça, Zita Vale
  • Organization-based Multi-Agent System of Local Electricity Market: Bottom-Up Approach - Amin Shokri Gazafroudi, Francisco Prieto-Castrillo, Tiago Pinto, Juan Manuel Corchado
  • µGIM – Microgrids Intelligent Management System Based on a Multi-agent Approach and the Active Participation on Demand Response- Luis Gomes, Zita Vale
  • Remuneration and Tariffs in the Context of Virtual Power Players - Ana Catarina Ribeiro, Tiago Pinto, Zita Vale, Jose Baptista
  • Real-Time Implementation of Demand Response Programs Based on Open ADR Technology - Omid Abrishambaf, Pedro Faria, Zita Vale
  • Big Data in efficient Smart Grids management - Eugénia Vinagre, Tiago Pinto, Zita Vale, Carlos Ramos
  • Ontologies for the Interoperability of Heterogeneous Multi-Agent Systems in the scope of Energy and Power Systems - Gabriel Santos, Tiago Pinto, Zita Vale

Session 3: Big Data, Smart cities and Industry 4.0

Friday, 23rd June, 2017, 12.45 - 13.30, Room H309

Chair: Tiago Pinto (University of Salamanca, Spain)

  • A Study on IoT Technologies in Smart Cities (An Exploratory Study in India) - Somayya Madakam
  • Pattern extraction for the design of predictive models in Industry 4.0 - Ines Sitton, Juan Manuel Corchado, Sara Rodriguez
  • Challenges in Smart Spaces: Aware of users, preferences, behaviours and habits - Pedro Oliveira, Paulo Novais, Paulo Matos
  • Tackling the interleaving problem in activity discovery - Eoin Rogers, Robert Ross, John Kelleher

Session 4: Simulation and communications

Friday, 23rd June, 2017, 15.45 - 16.30, Room H202

Chair: Pedro Faria (Polytechnic Institute of Porto, Portugal)

  • An actor-based bottom-up simulation aid for complex dynamic decision making - Souvik Barat
  • Tools Control Center to Enable the Joint Simulation of Multi-Agent Systems - Brigida Teixeira, Tiago Pinto, Gabriel Santos, Isabel Praça, Zita Vale
  • On the optimal NFVI-PoP placement for SDN-enabled 5G networks - Alejandro Santoyo-González, Cristina Cervelló-Pastor
  • Multi-agent Based Uncoordinated Channel Hopping in the IEEE 802.15.4e - Aydin Homay, Mario De Sousa, Luis Almeida, Antonio Martins, Eugénio Oliveira