AAAI Publications, 2011 AAAI Fall Symposium Series

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A Cognitive Model for Collaborative Agents
George Ferguson, James Allen

Last modified: 2011-11-03


We describe a cognitive model of a collaborative agent that can serve as the basis for automated systems that must collaborate with other agents, including humans, to solve problems. This model builds on standard approaches to cognitive architecture and intelligent agency, as well as formal models of speech acts, joint intention, and intention recognition. The model is nonetheless intended for practical use in the development of collaborative systems.


collaboration, agents, communication, planning, mixed-initiative systems

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