Decision Making and Recommendation Protocol Based on Trust for Multi-agent Systems

  • Ondřej Malačka
  • Jan Samek
  • František Zbořil
  • František Vítězslav Zbořil
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 7138)


Agent decision making in large scale multi-agent systems requires techniques which often involve uncertainty and risk. In this paper we propose the decision making protocol based on trust concept with respecting multi-context property of trust. One of the parts of this proposal is a recommendation protocol, which is used for obtaining recommendations from third party agents and gathering information for building trust.


trust multi-context trust recommendation decision making agent uncertainty 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Ondřej Malačka
    • 1
  • Jan Samek
    • 1
  • František Zbořil
    • 1
  • František Vítězslav Zbořil
    • 1
  1. 1.Faculty of Information TechnologyBrno University of TechnologyBrnoCzech Republic

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