SAGT 2018

The 11th International Symposium on Algorithmic Game Theory

 

Announcement

 
The 11th International Symposium on Algorithmic Game Theory (SAGT 2018) will be held in Peking University (PKU), Beijing, China on September 10th-14th, 2018. Hereby we extend appreciation and warm welcome for your presence. The following information is for your reference.

I. Registration, Information & SAGT 2018 Secretariat


a. For Mini-Workshop I

September 10th, 2018
  • Time: 12:30 - 13:30
  • Location: Courtyard No.5, Jing Yuan, Peking University (北京大学校园内静园五院)

b. For SAGT 2018

September 10th, 2018
  • Time: 15:00 - 20:00
  • Location: Lobby of Building No.1, Beijing Friendship Hotel (友谊宾馆贵宾楼)
September 11th–13th, 2018
  • Time: 07:40 - 08:30
  • Location: Yingjie Exchange Center, Peking University (北京大学英杰交流中心)

c. For mini-Workshop II

September 14th, 2018
  • Time: 07:40 - 08:30
  • Location: Yingjie Exchange Center, Peking University (北京大学英杰交流中心)

II. Venue


a. For Mini-Workshop I (September 10th)

  • Courtyard No.5, Jing Yuan, Peking University (北京大学校园内静园五院)

b. For SAGT 2018 & Mini-Workshop II (September 11th-14th)

  • Moonlight Hall, Yingjie Exchange Center, Peking University (北京大学英杰交流中心月光厅)
Note: Please enter the campus from the Southeast Gate of Peking University and Yingjie Exchange Center is about 5-minute walk from the Southeast Gate.

III. Admission to Peking University


Please bring the invitation letter with you the first time (September 10th) when you enter the Campus of Peking University from the Southeast Gate. The invitation letter for the admission purpose to PKU campus will be sent via Email to the individual who has registered with SAGT 2018.
Kindly note that the invitation letter is only valid on September 10th, 11th and 14th. Staff on site will provide you with your name badge upon registration, which serves as your pass to Peking University through SAGT Period from September 10th to 14th. Please contact Ms. Jiahui Zhang at oec238f@pku.edu.cn if you have further concerns or questions with regard to the admission issue.

IV. Accommodation


For Beijing Friendship Hotel

Beijing Friendship Hotel locates at the No.1 South Zhongguancun Street, which is about 200 meters to the Exit D of Renmin University subway station.
Beijing Friendship Hotel consists of different buildings (Please refer to the map attached in Appendix 2). Please read your confirmation letter carefully and check-in at the reception of the Hotel Building accordingly. ID and deposit will be required upon check-in.

V. Oral and Poster Presentation


a. Language

English is the official language of the Symposium.
The oral presentation should be in English. If you have difficulty presenting in English, please be sure to prepare your powerpoint in English.

b. Oral Presentation

The time limit for regular oral presentation and Q&A is 25 minutes, 15 min for short paper and one hour for plenary talk.
Projector and laptop will be available for oral presentation. It is suggested that you prepare your presentation file (ppt. or other format) in a memory stick and hand it to the staff onsite to copy it in the laptop.

c. Poster Presentation

If you were informed by the committee to have your presentation in the form of poster, please prepare your posters accordingly. Each participant for poster presentation will be provided with one side of a board (which is 90cm in width and 120cm in height) and tape.

VI. Transportation


a. From Airport to Beijing Friendship Hotel

  • By taxi: please show the Chinese note (Appendix 1) to the taxi driver if you do not speak Chinese. It takes you about CNY 110-130 yuan from the airport to Beijing Friendship Hotel.
  • By metro: please get off at Renmin Universityand exit from D.
  • By airport shuttle: Gongzhufen Line can take you to Beijing Friendship Hotel with the ticket-fare about CNY 30 yuan.
Note: Since the taxi, subway and airport shuttle accept Chinese currency only, please take some cash in Chinese Yuan or exchange money at the banks or at the airport.

b. To Symposium Venue

For participants who stay at Beijing Friendship Hotel, a shuttle bus will be arranged on a daily basis (from September 11th to September 14th) from Friendship Hotel to Peking University in the morning and from Peking University back to Friendship Hotel in the afternoon (Sept. 12th TBD due to excursion scheduled).
For those who have other plans on accommodation, you could take Subway Line 4 and get off at East Gate of Peking University Station. You should walk out of the subway station from the Exit D. Turn right (toward South) when you are out of Exit D and walk for 5 minutes to the Southeast Gate of Peking University.
Note: Please visit Peking University by public transportation. Driving is not recommended due to the parking problem in and around the campus.

VII. Excursion


The excursion is arranged on the afternoon of 12th September. For participants who would like to join the excursion, please make payment and get ticket on-site upon registration.

VIII. Contact Information


a. For Academic Issues

Prof. Xiaotie Deng
  • Tel: +86-10-62754857
  • Email: xiaotie@pku.edu.cn

b. For Logistic Issues

Ms. Jiahui Zhang
  • Tel: +86-10-62759322
  • Email: oec238f@pku.edu.cn
Conference Website: http://net.pku.edu.cn/SAGT_2018/
Registration Website: http://162.105.205.105/sys/Conf/sagt2018/Reg

Appendix 1 - Bilingual Note


You may show the Chinese notes below to the taxi driver.
Taxi driver / 司机师傅:
Please take me to / 请送我到:
To the Hotel:
  • Beijing Friendship Hotel (Please read your confirmation letter carefully and specify your building number to the taxi driver) / 北京友谊宾馆(需问客人入住1号楼还是2号楼)
  • Tel / 电话: +86-10-68498888
  • Add / 地址: 北京市海淀区中关村南大街1号(四通桥西南角)
To the Venue of SAGT 2018:
  • Yingjie Exchange Center, Peking University / 北京大学英杰交流中心
  • Add / 地址: About 5-minute walk if you enter the campus from the Southeast Gate of Peking University / 北京大学校园内(从北大东南门进入直行约150米即到)

Appendix 2 - Related Maps