International Competition on Knowledge Engineering for Planning and Scheduling
Thessaloniki, Greece, September 20, 2009

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The workshop will be held on September 20th, 2009 at the University of Macedonia building as part of ICAPS 2009 workshop and tutorial programme. More details on venue can be found on ICAPS 2009 web pages.

Complete proceedings as a single PDF file (4MB).

September 20, 2009 (amphitheater 4):

09.00 - 09.15 opening
09.15 - 09.40 LOCM: A tool for acquiring planning domain models from action traces [PDF]
Stephen Cresswell
09.40 - 10.05 On Compiling Data Mining Tasks to PDDL [PDF]
Susana Fernández, Fernando Fernández, Alexis Sánchez, Tomás de la Rosa, Javier Ortiz, Daniel Borrajo, David Manzano
10.05 - 10.30 Modeling E-Learning Activities in Automated Planning [PDF]
Antonio Garrido, Eva Onaindia, Lluvia Morales, Luis Castillo, Susana Fernández, Daniel Borrajo
10:30 - 11.00 coffee break
11.00 - 11.25 JABBAH: A Java Application Framework for the Translation Between Business Process Models and HTN [PDF]
Arturo González-Ferrer, Juan Fernández-Olivares, Luis Castillo
11.25 - 11.50 PORSCE II: Using Planning for Semantic Web Service Composition [PDF]
Ourania Hatzi, Georgios Meditskos, Dimitris Vrakas, Nick Bassiliades, Dimosthenis Anagnostopoulos, Ioannis Vlahavas
11.50 - 12.15 Augmenting Instructable Computing with Planning Technology [PDF]
Clayton T. Morrison, Daniel Bryce, Ian R. Fasel, Antons Rebguns
12.15 - 12.40 From Requirements and Analysis to PDDL in itSIMPLE3.0 [PDF]
Tiago Stegun Vaquero, José Reinaldo Silva, Marcelo Ferreira, Flavio Tonidandel, J. Christopher Beck
12.40 - 14:00 lunch
14.00 - 16.00 demo session (Hall 434, 4th Floor in Building C/D)


September 22, 2009 (Aristotelis I):

16.00 - 16.30 ICKEPS Wrap-up and winner annoucement


In conjunction with the International Conference on Automated Planning and Scheduling (ICAPS-09)


Roman Barták, Charles University, Czech Republic
contact email: bartak (AT)

Simone Fratini, ISTC-CNR, Italy
contact email: simone.fratini (AT)

Lee McCluskey, University of Huddersfield, UK
contact email: lee (AT)

Programme Committte

Sara Bernardini
London Knowledge Lab, UK
Amedeo Cesta
Stephen Cresswell
University of Huddersfield, UK
Stefan Edelkamp
University of Bremen, Germany
Susana Fernandez Arregui
Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, Spain
Jeremy Frank
Antonio Garrido
Universitat Politecnica de Valencia, Spain
Robert Goldman
Arturo Gonzalez Ferrer
Universidad de Granada, Spain
Peter Jarvis
Ugur Kuter
University of Maryland, USA
Clayton T. Morrison
The University of Arizona, USA
Julie Porteous
University of Teeside, UK
Tiago S. Vaquero
University of Sao Paulo, Brazil
Dimitris Vrakas
Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece

Board of judges

Simone Fratini
Piergiorgio Bertoli
Fondazione Bruno Kessler, Italy
Adi Botea
NICTA/ANU, Australia



Expression of interest: April 30, 2009
Submission deadline:
June 18, 2009
Notification of acceptance: July 13,2009
Camera-ready copy due: August 3, 2009
Workshop (full day): September 20, 2009