Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence (AAAI, formerly the American Association for Artificial Intelligence).
A repository of relevant and useful information, including:
- Description of AI topics (http://www.aaai.org/AITopics/pmwiki/pmwiki.php/AITopics/HomePage), such as:
and much more.
Web Intelligence Consortium - a new direction for scientific research and development to explore the fundamental roles as well as practical impacts of Artificial Intelligence, including intelligent agents, and advanced Information Technology
Intelligent Agents and Multi-Agent Systems
Associations and research networks
IFAAMAS. The International Foundation for Autonomous Agents and Multiagent Systems is a non-profit organization whose purpose is to promote science and technology in the areas of artificial intelligence, autonomous agents and multiagent systems.
Agreement Technologies - EU COST Action IC0801. Agreement Technologies refer to computer systems in which autonomous software agents negotiate with one another, typically on behalf of humans, in order to come to mutually acceptable agreements. 2008-2012
Multi-Agent Systems. Where game theory, artificial intelligence, and the semantic web meet
The site contains news, pointers to information about multiagent systems, including both research and industrial references.
AgentLink III is the premier Co-ordination Action for Agent Based Computing, funded by the European Commission's 6th Framework Program
Self-Organisation in MAS - TFG AgentLink III. Site with essential information on self-organizing multi-agent systems and related events
Open Agent Based Modeling Consortium. A site aiming to foster and improve the development, communication, and dissemination of agent based models for research, practice, and education. A lot of useful information, including news and events.
MAS standards organisations
FIPA - Foundation for Intelligent Physical Agents
Agent UML – UML standard for agents and MAS
AI and MAS well known companies
Cycorp, Inc. - Cycorp was founded in 1994 to research, develop, and commercialize Artificial Intelligence. Cycorp's vision is to create the world's first true artificial intelligence, having both common sense and the ability to reason with it.
Soar Technology, Inc. - Design of "highly human" intelligent agents
Semantic Web Technologies (AllegroGraph, RacerPro)
Intelligent Agents and Multiagent Systems
M. Wooldridge. An Introduction to Multiagent Systems. John Wiley and Sons Ltd, 2002.
M. d'Inverno, M. Luck. Understanding Agent Systems. Springer Verlag, 2001.
M. Wooldrige. Reasoning about Rational Agents. The MIT Press, 2000
Gerhard Weiss (Ed.). Multiagent Systems: A Modern Approach to Distributed Artificial Intelligence. MIT Press, 1999
J. Ferber. Multi-Agent Systems, Addison-Wesley, 1999.
M. Huhns & M. Singh (Eds.). Readings in Agents. Morgan Kaufmann, 1998.
Plus a wonderful book, that everyone should read
Godel, Escher, Bach: An Eternal Golden Braid, by Douglas R. Hofstadter
AI and MAS Journals
Autonomous Agents and Multi-Agent Systems, Springer Netherlands
Artificial Intelligence, Elsevier B.V.
AI and MAS resources
The AI Depot is a community website focusing on artificial intelligence.
AI Space - Tools for learning and exploring concepts in artificial intelligence
KurzweilAI.Net focuses on the exponential growth of intelligence, both biological and machine, and their merger, as humans transcend biology.
Peter Norvig home page – includes many resources on AI
Open Cyc - OpenCyc is the open source version of the Cyc(r) technology, the world's largest and most complete general knowledge base and reasoning engine.
Common Lisp: A Gentle Introduction to Symbolic Computation, by David S. Touretzky
Protégé - A free, open source ontology editor and knowledge-base framework
Resources for the young scientist
TED – Ideas worth spreading