Welcome

The Software Agents Group of the MIT Media Laboratory investigates computer systems to which one can delegate tasks. Software agents differ from conventional software in that they are long-lived, semi-autonomous, proactive, and adaptive. Our primary focus is to create software that acts as an assistant to the user rather than a tool, learning from interaction and proactively anticipating the userís needs.

 

Contact Information

Software Agents Group, Media Laboratory
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
E15-383, 20 Ames Street, Cambridge, MA 02139-4307, USA
Voice: +1 (617) 253 8337 Fax: +1 (617) 253 6215

 

 
 
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