IDC 2017

11th International Symposium on Intelligent Distributed Computing
11 – 13 October 2017, Belgrade, Serbia

Invited Speakers

Karl Tuyls

University of Liverpool

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About Karl Tuyls

Prof. Karl Tuyls (FBCS) is professor of Computer Science at the University of Liverpool and is also part-time professor of BioInspired Robotics and Autonomous Systems at Delft University of Technology. Previously, he held positions at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Hasselt University, Eindhoven University of Technology, and Maastricht University. At the University of Liverpool he is director of research of the school of Electrical Engineering & Electronics and Computer Science. He founded and leads the smARTLab robotics laboratory since 2013 ( Prof. Tuyls has received several awards with his research, amongst which: the Information Technology prize 2000 in Belgium, best demo award at AAMAS'12, winner of the German Open robocup@work competitions in 2013 and 2014, world champion of the RoboCup@Work competitions in 2013 and 2014, winner of the RoCKIn@work competition in 2015. Furthermore, his research has received substantial attention from national and international press and media ( He is a fellow of the British Computer Society (BCS), is on the editorial board of the Journal of Autonomous Agents and Multi-Agent Systems, and is editor-in-chief of the Springer briefs series on Intelligent Systems. Prof. Tuyls is also a member of the board of directors of the International Foundation for Autonomous Agents and Multiagent Systems (


Eva Onaindia

Polytechnic University of Valencia

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About Eva Onaindia

Eva Onaindia is a professor of Computer Science at the Universitat Politècnica of València (Spain) where she teaches undergraduate and master courses in Intelligent Systems and Automated Planning. She currently leads the group of Reasoning on Planning and Scheduling ( where she conducts research in classical and temporal planning, negotiation, argumentation and social choice applied to multi-agent planning. She has led several national research projects as well as sitting on various scientific committees in her field (IJCAI, ICAPS, AAAI, ECAI, etc.). She is Editor-in-Chief of the journal AI Communications, Review Board member of the journal Applied Intelligence and Program co-chair of ICAPS 2019. She has published about 140 articles in specialized conferences and scientific journals related to topics of Artificial Intelligence, Planning, Argumentation and Recommender Systems. She is also currently undertaking investigations on data mining and modeling emotions from social networks for decision-making.