September 19

9:45-10:00 Opening
10:00-10:25 Ágnes Cseh (Hungarian Academy of Sciences) Pareto Optimal Coalitions of Fixed Size
10:25-10:50 Anna Bogomolnaia (Glasgow University) A Simple Online Fair Division Problem
10:50-11:15 Maria Polukarov (King's College London) Strategic Voting and Candidacy (Game-theoretic Perspective)
11:15-11:45 Coffee break
11:45-12:10 Riccardo Colini-Baldeschi (Facebook) Envy, Regret, and Social Welfare Loss
12:10-12:25 Georgios Amanatidis (La Sapienza) Budget-Feasible Mechanism Design for Non-Monotone Submodular Objectives
12:25-12:50 Sylvain Sorin (Sorbonne) No-Regret Criteria in Learning, Games and Convex Optimization
12:50-14:20 Lunch
14:20-14:35 Federico Fusco (La Sapienza) Online Revenue Maximization for Server Pricing
14:35-14:50 Valerio Dose (LUISS) The Price of Anarchy in Routing Games as a function of the demand
14:50-15:15 Nenad Kos (Università Bocconi) Signaling Covertly Acquired Information
15:15-15:30 Matteo Papini (Politecnico di Milano) Optimistic Policy Optimization via Importance Sampling
15:30-15:45 Giovanna Varricchio (GSSI) On Truthful Mechanisms for Friends and Enemies Games
15:45-16:00 Matteo Quattropani (LUISS) The Buck-Passing Game
16:00-16:30 Coffee break
16:30-16:55 Inbal Talgam-Cohen (Israel Institute of Technology) The Complexity of Contracts
16:55-17:20 Stergios Athanasoglou (Università Milano Bicocca) Solidarity and Efficiency in Preference Aggregation: a Tale of Two Rules
17:20-17:35 Andrea Celli (Politecnico di Milano) Persuading Voters: It’s Easy to Whisper, It’s Hard to Speak Loud
17:35-17:50 Rebecca Reiffenhauser (La Sapienza) Backward Obliviousness for Rich Secretary Problems
17:50-18:00 Break
18:00-18:30 ALGADIMAR PRIN meeting
20:00 Social dinner

September 20

09:00-09:25 Emilie Kaufmann (CNRS & Univ. Lille) Practical Algorithms for Multi-Player Bandits
09:25-09:50 Alessandro Lazaric (INRIA Lille, Facebook) Title to communicate
09:50-10:15 Paul Duetting (London School of Economics) Prophet Inequalities for I.I.D. Random Variables from an Unknown Distribution
10:15-10:45 Coffee break
10:45-11:10 Katerina Papadaki (London School of Economics) Continuous Patrolling Games
11:10-11:35 Bernhard von Stengel (London School of Economics) Progress on Solving Two-Player Games
11:35-12:00 Rahul Savani (University of Liverpool) Tree Polymatrix Games
12:00-13:00 Panel on Industrial Applications (chaired by Nicolò Cesa-Bianchi)
Alessandro Lazaric (Researcher at Facebook)
Riccardo Colini-Baldeschi (Researcher at Facebook)
Alessandro Rozza (CRO and CMLS at
Roberto Silva Coronel (CEO and Founder at Multimedia Marketing Group)
13:00-14:30 Lunch
14:30-14:45 Leonardo Cella (Università Statale di Milano) Bandits with Delay Dependent Payoffs
14:45-15:00 Tommaso Cesari (Università Statale di Milano) Repeated A/B Testing
15:00-15:25 Diodato Ferraioli (Università di Salerno) Controlling Opinion Diffusion on Social Networks
15:25-15:50 Carmine Ventre (King's College London) Demystifying Obvious Strategyproofness
15:50-16:20 Coffee break
16:20-16:35 Federico Corò (GSSI) Exploiting Social Influence to Control Elections Based on Scoring Rules
16:35-17:00 Bojana Kodric (GSSI) Distance Hedonic Games
17:00-17:15 Alberto Marchesi (Politecnico di Milano) Be a Leader or Become a Follower: The Strategy to Commit to with Multiple Leaders
17:15-17:30 Francesco Trovò (Politecnico di Milano) Dealing with Interdependence and Uncertainty in Multi-Channel Advertising Campaigns Optimization
17:30-17:45 Philip Lazos (La Sapienza) The Pareto Frontier of Inefficiency in Mechanism Design
17:45-18:00 Chris Schwiegelshohn (La Sapienza) Fairness Across the Spectrum

Politecnico di Milano

Politecnico Milano is a scientific-technological university which trains engineers, architects and industrial designers. The University has always focused on the quality and innovation of its teaching and research, developing a fruitful relationship with business and productive world by means of experimental research and technological transfer. Research has always been linked to didactics and it is a priority commitment which has allowed Politecnico Milano to achieve high quality results at an international level as to join the university to the business world. Research constitutes a parallel path to that formed by cooperation and alliances with the industrial system.


MAPLE2019 is held in Aula Rogers, Building 11 of Politecnico di Milano, via (street) Andrea Maria Ampere, Milan.

Algorithms, Games, and Digital Markets (ALGADIMAR)

During MAPLE2019, the kickoff meeting of PRIN2017 ALGADIMAR project will be held. ALGADIMAR involves: Università degli Studi di Roma La Sapienza, Gran Sasso Science Institute, Libera Università Internazionale Studi Sociali Guido Carli, Politecnico di Milano, Università degli Studi di Salerno, Università degli Studi di Milano.


MAPLE2019 is supported by GAMENET action and COST.