June 13-15, 2005 at the University of Essex, United Kingdom SPONSORS FORESIGHT (OFFICE OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY;2005 INTELLIGENT INFRASTRUCTURE SYSTEMS PROJECT) www.foresight.gov.uk BRITISH TELECOM www.bt.com FGS CAPITAL LLP www.fgscapital.com STATPRO www.statpro.com
FORESIGHT (OFFICE OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY;2005 INTELLIGENTINFRASTRUCTURE SYSTEMS PROJECT)www.foresight.gov.uk
FGS CAPITAL LLPwww.fgscapital.com
CCFEA CITY ASSOCIATES and ECONOMICS DEPARTMENT,
UNIVERSITY OF ESSEXwww.essex.ac.uk/ccfeawww.essex.ac.uk/economics
As Program Co-Chair and Host
I extend this welcome on behalf of my program Co-chairs Neil Johnson and Shyam Sunder and also of CCFEA, the new fledgling centre in Computational Finance and Economic Agents. We owe much to the young stalwarts doing Masters and PhD degrees in Computational Finance and Economic Agents.