Maria Gini

College of Science & Engineering Distinguished Professor

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: Shepherd Labs 245 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. Follow the link for information. The program will run in June 2024.
Organizer of MinneWIC, the ACM-W Celebration of Women in Computing in the Upper MidWest. The last celebration was in 2019.
Member of the Board of the Computer Research Association's Committee on Widening Participation in Computing Research (CRA-WP), 2007-.
Member of the CRA Computing Community Consortium (CCC), 2019-2022.
Chair of committee on Diversity and Inclusion of AAAI. Organizer of diversity events at AAAI and other conferences
President of International Foundation on Autonomous Agents and Multi-Agent Systems (IFAAMAS), 2015-2019. Member of the Board of Directors, 2006-2012, 2014-2020, 2022-2028.
General Chair, IJCAI, Montreal, Canada, August 21-27, 2021.
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-

Recent Past Activities


Spring 2020

CSci 4511W: Introduction to Artificial Intelligence, Spring 2020

Past Courses:

AI Programming Information

Myro for ECEPS students

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Visit this page for examples of programs written for myro.

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