By Vicenç Torra, Yasuo Narukawa, Sadaaki Miyamoto (auth.), Vicenç Torra, Yasuo Narukawa, Sadaaki Miyamoto (eds.)
This quantity comprises papers awarded on the second foreign convention on Modeling judgements for Arti?cial Intelligence (MDAI 2005), held in Tsukuba, Japan, July 25–27. This convention follows MDAI 2004 (held in Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain), the lawsuits of that have been additionally released within the LNAI sequence (Vol. 3131). the purpose of this convention used to be to supply a discussion board for researchers to debate approximately concept and instruments for modeling judgements, in addition to purposes that - compass decision-making techniques and knowledge fusion thoughts. during this moment version, distinct concentration was once given to purposes relating to chance, safety and security. The organizers bought 118 papers, from 14 di?erent international locations, forty of that are released during this quantity. every one submission acquired at the very least stories from this system Committee and some exterior reviewers. we want to precise our gratitude to them for his or her paintings. The plenary talks offered on the convention also are integrated during this quantity. The convention was once supported by means of the dept of danger Engineering of the collage of Tsukuba, the Japan Society for Fuzzy conception and clever Informatics (SOFT), the Catalan organization for Arti?cial Intelligence (ACIA), the eu Society for Fuzzy good judgment and expertise (EUSFLAT) and the Generalitat de Catalunya (AGAUR 2004XT 0004).