(mailed to GTS members by Peyton Young on Wednesday, 30 July 2008) With great sadness we report that, after a long illness, Michael Maschler of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem passed away on July 20, in Jerusalem, at the age of 81. He was a wonderful colleague, researcher, and teacher, and served as a member… Read More Michael Maschler (1927 – 2008)
First Formal Epistemology Festival Conditionals and Ranking Functions July 28-30, 2008, Konstanz, Germany Deadline for submissions: February 29, 2008. Notification of Acceptance: April 30, 2008.
Following the call for nominations for the prize in February 2008 from the Society President, Peyton Young, Ehud Kalai chaired, at the request of Peyton Young, the prize committee that included Silvio Micali of MIT and Yoav Shoham of Stanford, to determine the Prize winner(s), and reports (July 21, 2008): Chairing the prize committee was not… Read More Game Theory and Computer Science Prize of the Game Theory Society 2008
Professor Michael Maschler passed away on July 20, 2008. A professor in the Department of Mathematics and a member of the Center for the Study of Rationality at the Hebrew University in Jerusalem, Israel, Michael Maschler belonged to the small and select group of first generation game theorists who created the discipline,by developing new frameworks… Read More Call for papers – A special issue of the IJGT in honor of Michael Maschler
GAMES 2008 Third Congress of the Game Theory Society July 13-17, 2008, Evanston, Illinois, USA Conference program [PDF 360kB] Full graphics version [PDF 4MB] Submission deadline: January 15, 2008. Notification of acceptance and preliminary program: March 31, 2008. note: Reduced registration fee for GTS members
ACM Conference on Electronic Commerce (EC’08) July 8-12, 2008, Chicago, Illinois Abstracts due: February 1, 2008. Papers due: February 8, 2008. Tutorial proposals due: February 15, 2008. Notification of acceptance: March 15, 2008 (Tutorials), April 8, 2008 (papers).
MATCH-UP: Matching Under Preferences – Algorithms and Complexity Satellite workshop of ICALP 2008 July 6, 2008, Reykjavik, Iceland, dedicated to the memory of David Gale. Submission of contributed papers due: May 3, 2008. Notification of acceptance: June 1, 2008. Final version for working notes due: June 10, 2008.
LOFT 2008 8th Conference on Logic and the Foundations of Game and Decision Theory July 3-5, 2008, Amsterdam, The Netherlands Deadline for submission: March 19, 2008. Notification of acceptance: April 15, 2008.