Agent Mediated Electronic Commerce: The European AgentLink by Frank Dignum, Carles Sierra

By Frank Dignum, Carles Sierra

It is now not essential to argue the significance of agent know-how. Be- des a number of meetings and workshops on speci c features of agent expertise there also are many businesses which are exploring its exploitation percentages. within the mild of those advancements and that allows you to foster the move of agent know-how from study labs to enterprise, the european has funded a \network of exc- lence" dedicated to agent know-how. This community of excellence, known as AgentLink (http://www. agentlink. org/), goals at bringing jointly examine teams from d- ferent nations and business builders. the last word aim is to create synergy one of the di erent tasks and teams to enhance the competence of ecu and the distinction of academia. with a view to accomplish that objective, Agent- hyperlink organises academic actions (summer schools), builds agent-related - terature repositories, and enables collaboration among member nodes. one of many major actions with regards to the final element are the normal conferences of \S- cial curiosity teams" (SIGs). At this second six SIGs are functioning, targeting themes starting from agent dependent social simulation to clever brokers for telecommunications purposes and telematics. the present e-book combines effects from the actions of the SIG on \Agent Mediated digital Commerce". This SIG gathers the most study teams and business companions drawn to using agent know-how in el- tronic trade. initially the publication incorporates a roadmap of study and present technological advancements within the quarter of agent-mediated digital commerce.

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They are the agent’s internal states. For example, by looking at the agent’s behavior that comes from the graphs of the possible message series found (only one has been given above) one can identify five separate activities linked together by the messages sent or the external messages read. Here are those activities: • The initial activity is triggered when negotiation starts and also whenever no other activities are triggered. -L. Koning • The activity of putting forward an opinion on a new proposal is triggered as soon as a “Propose” or “Modify” message is read.

33 P0 P1 P2 P3 P4 P5 . . accept accept propose refuse accept ? propose refuse P3 modify refuse propose P1 modify P4 accept modify ? P1 that stems from P0 . P5 has been put forward by A2 , and A1 has not given any opinion about it yet. Furthermore, one notices that agent A3 gave up negotiating after proposal P4 was put forward. This is mentioned in row GU (set of agents who have quit the negotiation table), and of course no opinion is recorded thereafter for A3 . Apart from that, no agent reported a break in their putting forward proposals (row SA: set of stopped agents).

Com/. 28. ActivMedia Research. Real numbers behind net profits 1999. Sixth annual study, New Hampshire, June 1999. 29. J. Rodriguez, P. Noriega, C. Sierra, and J. Padget. 5 A Java-based Electronic Auction House. In Proceedings of 2nd Conference on Practical Applications of Intelligent Agents and MultiAgent Technology (PAAM), pages 207–224, London, UK, April 1997. 30. J. S. Rosenschein and G. Zlotkin. Rules of Encounter: Designing Conventions for Automated Negotiation among Computers. The MIT Press, Cambridge, MA, 1994.

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