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Congratulations Franc Ivankovic’s 2014 ICAPS Outstanding Student Paper Award

The paper "Optimal Planning with Global Numerical State Constraints", by F. Ivankovic, P. Haslum, S. Thiebaux, V. Shivashankar and D. Nau received the award for Outstanding Student Paper at ICAPS 2014

Pascal Van Hentenryck awarded the ICLP Test of Time Award

Pascal's 1994 paper "CLP(Intervals) Revisited" was awarded the "Test of Time Award” (20 years) by the 30th International Conference on Logic Programming (ICLP) program chairs.

Going viral: How ‘social contagion’ begins and escalates

Understanding the roots of a global, contagious spread of online information may help better predict political revolutions, consumer behavior, box office revenues, public policy debates, and even public health epidemics, a new study co-led by Yale University reveals. The model

Toby Walsh named President of AI Access

At the Annual Meeting held on March 31st, 2014, the Board elected ORG's Toby Walsh as the President of the AI Access Foundation, a nonprofit corporation whose purpose is to facilitate the dissemination of scientific results in artificial intelligence.  The

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