Future of Software Engineering and Multi-Agent Systems - FOSE-MAS @ AAMAS 2008
The AAMAS 2008 program will include a session dedicated to the future of software engineering and multi-agent systems (FOSE-MAS). The goal of the session is to reflect on the state of the art in software engineering and multi-agent systems and explore key directions for future research in the field. The session will run as an interactive panel discussion. Input for the discussion will be provided by four panelists that are invited by the advisory board and a selection of position statements from the community. Guiding questions for the discussion are:
We solicit position statements from the community. Two types of postition statement are invited:
Authors should clearly state the type of their position statement. Each position statement must be provided with a title that summarizes the authors position. Position statements are limited to 500 words and should be send in pdf format to fose-mas [at] cs.kuleuven.be. The submission deadline is April 4th. All submissions will be evaluated by members of the advisory board and additional reviewers. Authors of a limited number of position statements will be invited to present their position during the FOSE-MAS session. In addition, a selection of position statements will be made available online and serve as input for the discussion. Criteria for invitations and selection are relevance and clarity of the position statement.