ADT 2013


November 13th, Wednesday

9.00-10.00: Registration

Session 1 - Invited talk
  • 10.00-11.00: "Can we win the clone war?", Arkadii Slinko (University of Auckland)

11.00-11.30: Coffee break

Session 2 - Voting 1
  • 11.30-12.00: "Possible and necessary winners in single-winner and multiwinner approval voting", Nathanael Barrot, Laurent Gourves, Jérôme Lang, Jerome Monnot and Bernard Ries
  • 12.00-12.30: "The Computational Impact of Partial Votes on Strategic Voting", Nina Narodytska and Toby Walsh
  • 12.30-13.00: "Computational Aspects of Manipulation and Control in Judgment Aggregation", Dorothea Baumeister, Gabor Erdelyi, Olivia Johanna Erdelyi and Jörg Rothe

13.00-14.00: Lunch

Session 3 - Voting 2
  • 14.00-14.30: "Restricted Manipulation in Iterative Voting: Condorcet Efficiency and Borda Score.", Umberto Grandi, Andrea Loreggia, Francesca Rossi, Kristen Brent Venable and Toby Walsh
  • 14.30-15.00: "From judgment aggregation rules to voting rules", Jérôme Lang and Marija Slavkovik
  • 15.00-15.30: "How to Put Through Your Agenda in Collective Binary Decisions", Noga Alon, Robert Bredereck, Jiehua Chen, Stefan Kratsch, Rolf Niedermeier and Gerhard J. Woeginger
  • 15.30-16.00: "How hard is it to control an election by breaking ties?", Nicholas Mattei, Nina Narodytska and Toby Walsh

16.00-16.30: Coffee Break

Session 4 - Preferences 1
  • 16.30-17.00: "An axiomatic approach to social ranking under coalitional power relations", Stefano Moretti
  • 17.00-17.30: "Two agents competing for a shared machine", Alessandro Agnetis, Gaia Nicosia, Andrea Pacifici and Ulrich Pferschy
  • 17.30-18.00: "Roles and Teams Hedonic Game", Matthew Spradling, Judy Goldsmith, Xudong Liu, Chandrima Dadi and Zhiyu Li
  • 18.00-18.30: "PrefLib: A Library for Preferences", Nicholas Mattei and Toby Walsh

19.00-20:30: Poster Presentation and buffet

  • "Thompson Sampling for Bayesian Bandits with Resets", Paolo Viappiani,
  • "Budgeted Personalized Incentive Approaches for Smoothing Out Congestion in Resource Networks", Pradeep Varakantham, Na Fu, William Yeoh, Shih-Fen Cheng and Hoong Chuin Lau,
  • "Exact approaches for parameter elicitation in lexicographic ordering", Noureddine Aribi and Yahia Lebbah
  • "Property-based Preferences in Abstract Argumentation", Richard Booth Souhila Kaci and Tjitze Rienstra
  • "How to Decrease the Degree of Envy in Allocations of Indivisible Goods", Trung Thanh Nguyen and Joerg Rothe
  • "Learning CP-net Preferences Online from User Queries", Joshua T. Guerin, Thomas E. Allen and Judy Goldsmith
  • "Voting on Actions with Uncertain Outcomes", Ulle Endriss
  • "Verifying Preferential Equivalence & Subsumption via Model Checking", Ganesh Ram Santhanam, Samik Basu and Vasant Honavar
  • "Possible Winner Problems on Partial Tournaments: A Parameterized Study", Yongjie Yang and Jiong Guo

November 14th, Thursday

Session 5 - Invited talk
  • 9.00-10.00: "Bridging the Gap Between Real-world Decision Making and Mathematics: Multiobjective Optimisation in Action", Matthias Ehrgott (Lancaster University)

10.00-10.30: Coffee break

  • 10.30-11.00: "Computing Convex Coverage Sets for Multi-Objective Coordination Graphs", Diederik Roijers, Shimon Whiteson and Frans Oliehoek
  • 11.00-11.30: "An Evolutionary Algorithm for the Biobjective Capacitated $m$-Ring Star Problem", Herminia I. Calvete, Carmen Gale and Jose A. Iranzo
  • 11.30-12.00: "Identification of a 2-additive bi-capacity by using mathematical programming", Julien Ah-Pine, Brice Mayag and Antoine Rolland
  • 12.00-12.30: What is a Decision Problem?", Alberto Colorni and Alexis Tsoukiàs

12.30-14.00: Lunch

Session 7 - Preferences 2
  • 14.00-14.30: "Aggregating Conditionally Lexicographic Preferences Using Answer Set Programming Solvers", Xudong Liu and Miroslaw Truszczynski
  • 14.30-15.00: "Comparative Preferences Induction Methods for Conversational Recommenders", Walid Trabelsi, Nic Wilson and Derek Bridge
Session 8 - Invited talk
  • 15.00-16.00: "The Challenge of Constrained Markov Chains: toward the next generation of authoring tools in music and text", François Pachet (Sony CSL, Paris)

16.00-16.30: Coffee-break

Session 9 - Preference learning
  • 16.30-17.00: "Robust Optimization of Recommendation Sets with the Maximin Utility Criterion", Paolo Viappiani and Christian Kroer
  • 17.00-17.30: "Learning a majority rule model from large sets of assignment examples", Olivier Sobrie, Vincent Mousseau and Marc Pirlot
  • 17.30-18.00: "Learning multicriteria utility functions with random utility models", Geraldine Bous and Marc Pirlot

November 15th, Friday

Session 10 - Invited talk
  • 9.00-10.00: "Rationality and The Bayesian Paradigm", Itzhak Gilboa (Tel Aviv University and HEC Paris)

10.00-10.30: Coffee break

Session 11 - Decision under uncertainty and risk 1
  • 10.30-11.00: "Opponent modeling in adversarial risk analysis", David Rios, David Banks and Jesus Rios
  • 11.00-11.30: "Risk Information Extraction and Aggregation: Experimenting with Medline Abstracts", Lea Deleris, Stephane Deparis, Bogdan Sacaleanu and Tounsi Lamia
  • 11.30-12.00: "Optimization Approaches for Solving Chance Constrained Stochastic Orienteering Problems", Pradeep Varakantham and Akshat Kumar
  • 12.00-12.30: "Towards autonomous decision-making: A probabilistic model for sparse multi-user preferences", Markus Peters and Wolfgang Ketter

12.30-14.00: Lunch

Session 12 - Decision under uncertainty and risk 2
  • 14.00-14.30: "Estimating Violation Risk for Fisheries Regulations", Fred Roberts, Hans Chalupsky, Robert Demarco, Eduard Hovy, Paul Kantor, Alisa Matlin, Priyam Mitra, Birnur Ozbas, James Wojtowicz and Minge Xie
  • 14.30-15.00: "A stochastic simulation of the decision to retweet", Ronald Hochreiter and Christoph Waldhauser
  • 15.00-15.30: "Controller Compilation and Compression for Resource Constrained Applications", Marek Grzes, Pascal Poupart and Jesse Hoey
  • 15.30-16.00: "Planning system of emergency services", Adil Chennaoui and Marc Paquet

16.00-16.30: Coffee Break

Session 13 - Multicriteria decision aid
  • 16.30-17.00: "Descriptive measures for sets of alternatives in Multiple Criteria Decision Aid", Alexandru-Liviu Olteanu, Patrick Meyer and Raymond Bisdorff
  • 17.00-17.30: "Determining the exact conditions for rank reversal with PROMETHEE II", Stefan Eppe and Yves De Smet