Multi-agent architecture and framework that eases the development and the operation of large-scale, distributed applications and services.

Lightweight multi-agent architecture and framework that simplifies the development of applications for different kind of devices.


Intuitive and extensible monitor for controlling distributed multi-agent infrastructures at runtime.

Well-equipped BPMN editor, powerful multi-language transformation and workflow simulator.

Demonstrations at LNDW 2014

During this years “Lange Nacht der Wissenschaften” (long night of science), we will show 3 demonstrations involving agents and JIAC-based applications.

The first of them is the Smart Kitchen Assistant, which intends to help answering the question what to cook for dinner if you don’t know what is still left at home. The assistant helps […]

Engineering JIAC Multi-Agent Systems (Demonstration) at AAMAS 2014

We would like to announce that we will again be present at this years AAMAS conference to show a demonstration of software development with JIAC V. The demonstration is titled Engineering JIAC Multi-Agent Systems. If you are interested in a MAS framework ready for industrial requirements, or agent-oriented software development, or want to get in […]

Visit us at CeBIT 2014

If you are looking for a live demonstration of various JIAC-powered applications, visit us at CeBIT 2014 in Hannover, Germany, Hall 9, Booth A44. We will be showing the PIA Enterprise application, as well as applications in the domains of E-Mobility and Smart Home runtime systems.

If you are interested in JIAC, the applications it […]

Distributed Evolutionary Optimisation for Electricity Price Responsive Manufacturing using Multi-Agent System Technology

Our paper “Distributed Evolutionary Optimisation for Electricity Price Responsive Manufacturing using Multi-Agent System Technology” will be included in the next issue of the International Journal On Advances in Intelligent Systems. In this paper, a distributed optimization system using the JIAC agent framework is presented.

Authors: Tobias Küster, Marco Lützenberger, Daniel Freund, Sahin Albayrak

Abstract: With […]

Semi-Automated Generation of Semantic Service Descriptions

Our paper “Semi-Automated Generation of Semantic Service Descriptions” has been presented at the “Self-Explaining Agents” – Special Session during the PAAMS 2013 conference at Salamanca, Spain. The paper describes an approach of semi-automated enhancement of multi-agent system actions with semantic service descriptions providing a first step towards automated service composition.

Authors: Nils Masuch, Philipp Brock, […]

Engineering Industrial Multi-Agent Systems: The JIAC V Approach

Our paper “Engineering Industrial Multi-Agent Systems: The JIAC V Approach” will be presented at the Engineering Multi-Agent Systems (EMAS) Workshop during the AAMAS 2013 conference at St. Paul, MN, USA. This paper describes JIAC V and its features aiming towards industrial requirements in greater depth than our paper “JIAC V – A MAS Framework for […]

Industrial Process Optimisation with JIAC (Demonstration)

A demonstration how JIAC V is used in a research project application will be held during AAMAS 2013 in St. Paul, MN, USA. The demonstration shows an application that attempts to optimize the energy consumption during industrial production processes, which is built upon the JIAC V framework. The demonstration will be held on May 9th, […]

JIAC V – A MAS Framework for Industrial Applications

Our paper “JIAC V – A MAS Framework for Industrial Applications” will be presented at AAMAS 2013 in St Paul, MN, USA. In this paper, we provide a basic overview on JIAC V and describe how it meets the requirements of industrial applications.

Authors: Marco Lützenberger, Tobias Küster, Thomas Konnerth, Alexander Thiele, Nils Masuch, Axel […]

JIAC at CeBIT 2013

CeBIT 2013 opens it’s doors from 05. until 09. of march.  We will be presenting several JIAC related projects in the DAI-Labor area at Hall 9, booth G12. Visit us if you are interested in JIAC or related projects! See you in Hannover! – The JIAC Team

Distributed Optimization of Energy Costs in Manufacturing using Multi-Agent System Technology

The paper: "Distributed Optimization of Energy Costs in Manufacturing using Multi-Agent System Technology" was awarded the Best Paper Award at the 2nd International Conference on Smart Grids, Green Communications and IT Energy-aware Technologies. The selection was done based on the original submission, the camera-ready version and the presentation during the conference. The authors were further […]