Publication first prize of the Blue Sky Awards at AAAI 2018, New Orleans

The paper “Engineering Pro-sociality with Autonomous Agents” (co-authored by Ana Paiva with  Fernando Santos and Francisco C. Santos), presented at  AAAI’18 this year, won the first prize of the Blue Sky Awards sponsored by the Computing Community Consortium (CCC) at the AAAI-18 Senior Member Presentation Track. The goal of this track was to present ideas and visions that can stimulate the research community to pursue new directions, such as new problems, new application domains, or new methodologies.

The purpose of this conference was to promote research in artificial intelligence (AI) and scientific exchange among AI researchers, practitioners, scientists, and engineers in affiliated disciplines.

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