December 1, 1996 - December 1, 2000

EECOMS was a NIST sponsored project with the goal "to develop a new framework for people, applications and software agents to collaborate on supply chain logistics, resulting in faster delivery of products to customers, reduction of costly inventories, and an overall increase of U.S. manufacturers' competitiveness in the global marketplace."

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  1. L. Kagal, T. Finin, and Y. Peng, "A Delegation Based Model for Distributed Trust", InProceedings, Workshop on Autonomy, Delegation, and Control: Interacting with Autonomous Agents, International Joint Conferences on Artificial Intelligence, August 2001, 1229 downloads, 69 citations.
  2. L. Kagal, T. Finin, R. S. Cost, and Y. Peng, "A Framework for Distributed Trust Management", InProceedings, Second Workshop on Norms and Institutions in multi-agent systems, May 2001, 3885 downloads, 1 citation.

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Research Areas

  1. ecommerce