W06 International Workshop on Agent-Based Information Systems ABIS2000


Workshop Organiser: : Wee-Keong Ng, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

Thursday, September 7, 2000

8:45-9:00 Opening address


Session A: Mobile Agents

9.00 10.30:


QoS Management by Mobile Agents in Multimedia Communication

S. Manvi and P. Venkataram


Security Issues in Mobile eCommerce

D. Van Thanh


Security Design of Mobile Agent System

W. Jihong, H. Jianping, and H. Kai


10.30 11.00 Coffee Break


Session B: Negotiation and Collaboration



Towards a Generic Negotiation Model for Intentional Agents

F. Lopes, N. Mamede, A. Novais, and H. Coelho


An Agent-Based Negotiation Model Supporting Transactions in Electronic

B. Limthanmaphon, Y. Zhang, and Z. Zhang


An Adaptable Human-Agent Collaboration Information System in
Manufacturing (HACISM)

G. Loo, B. Tang, and L. Janczewski


12.30 14.00 Lunch


Session C: Systems and Applications

14.00 15.30


Paradigma: Agent Implementation through Jini

R. Ashri and M. Luck


Guardian Agents to Support Student Group Projects

M. Beer, G. Staniford, and J. Whatley


An Experimental Infrastructure for the Sharing of Knowledge on the Internet:
The iOn Project

J. Gomes, J. Nagarajan, S. Shah, and C. Clement


15.30 16.00 Coffee Break


Session D: Agents and Databases

4.00 5.00


Agent Managed Multi Database System Design for the Stock Broking

M. Yap, S.-Y. Sung, and H.-K. Pung



Mobile Database Agents for Building Data Warehouses

E. Weippl, J. Altmann, and W. Essmayr


Financial Advisor Agent in a Multi-Agent Financial Trading System

V. Pandey, W.-K. Ng, and E.-P. Lim