Maria Gini


Areas of interest: Artificial Intelligence, Robotics, Intelligent Agents.

Mailing Address: 4-192 Keller Hall, 200 Union St SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455
Email: gini at umn dot edu
Office: Keller Hall 4-225 C phone: (612) 625-5582, fax: (612) 625-0572

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Honors and Awards


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List of Publications

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Current Projects

Distributed Robotics TAC-SCM: Autonomous Agents for Supply-Chain Management
MinERS: Minnesota Emergency Response Squad Learning Robot Programming through Playing Computer Games

Past Projects

MinDART (Minnesota Distributed Autonomous Robotics Team) MAGNET: Intelligent Agents for Electronic Commerce
Robot Motion Planning Planning with Missing Information
Robot Learning Logical Sensors/Actuators
Navigation with Moving Obstacles Agents for the Web
Extending the Next Generation Robot Laboratory to Increase Diversity
in Undergraduate CS Programs
Poker group
OUTOBOX: Machine Learning Reading Group Medlang: Medical Language Study Group

Conferences, journals, and other activities

Organizer of the Summer Computing Academy for female high-school students. June 10 to June 21, 2019 and June 24 to June 28, 2019.
Organizer of a CRA-W/CDC Discipline Specific Workshop on Diversity in AI at AAAI 2017, Sunday February 5, 2017, San Francisco.
Organizer of MinneWIC, the ACM-W Celebration of Women in Computing in the Upper MidWest. The next celebration will be February 16-17, 2019 in Duluth.
Member of the Board of the Computer Research Association's Committee on the Status of Women in Computing Research (CRA-W), 2007-.
Co-Director of DREU: Distributed Research Experiences for Undergraduates.
President of International Foundation on Autonomous Agents and Multi-Agent Systems (IFAAMAS), 2015-2017. Member of the Board of Directors, 2006-2012, 2014-2020.
Editor in Chief, Robotics and Autonomous Systems , 2016-.; Associate Editor 2011-2016.
Editorial Board, Artificial Intelligence, 2013-.
Associate Editor, Autonomous Agents and Multi-Agent Systems, 2007-.
Editorial Board, Integrated Computer-Aided Engineering, 1997-.
Associate Editor for the IEEE RAS Conference Editorial Board, 2006-
General Chair, IJCAI, 2021.

Recent Past Activities


Spring 2018

CSci 4511W: Introduction to Artificial Intelligence, Spring 2018

Past Courses:

AI Programming Information

Myro for ECEPS students

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