Imperial College London

Professor Nick Jennings

Central FacultyOffice of the Provost

Vice-Provost (Research and Enterprise)



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Ms Emma Neave +44 (0)20 7594 8458




4.10Faculty BuildingSouth Kensington Campus





  • Influential Paper Award for “Developing multiagent systems: the Gaia methodology” published in ACM Trans. on Software Engineering and Methodology in 2003, Int. Foundation for Autonomous Agents and Multi-Agent Systems, 2018
  • Most Influential Scholar Award for highly cited contributions to the field of AI from 2007-17, AMiner, 2018
  • IJCAI-JAIR Best Paper Prize (Honourable Mention) for “Theoretical and practical foundations of large-scale agent-based micro-storage in the smart grid” published in Journal of AI Research in 2011, 2016
  • The Engineer’s “Collaborate to Innovate” Award for ORCHID, The Engineer Magazine, 2016
  • 2012 Winner US State Department's TAG challenge on social mobilization and rapid information gathering, TAG challenge, 2012
  • Recognised as "highly cited" by ISI Web of Science in both the Engineering and the Computer Science categories, , 2010
  • Second Place RoboCup Rescue Simulation League, 2010
  • Winner 1st and 2nd International Competitions on the Lemonade Stand Game, , 2010
  • Winner of Best Paper Award at International Conference on Autonomous Agents and Multi-Agent Systems., 2010
  • Winner of BAE SYSTEMS Chairman's Award for ALADDIN's Technology Transfer activities, 2009
  • Winner of The Engineer Award for Best Aerospace and Defence Project for ALADDIN, 2009
  • "Best Industrial Demonstrator" award at International Conference on Autonomous Agents and Multi-Systems Conference, 2008
  • International Foundation for Autonomous Agents and Multi-Agent Systems special recognition award for paper entitled: M. J. Woolridge and N. R. Jennings. (1995) "Intelligent agents: theory and practice" The Knowledge Engineering Review 10 (2) 115-152, 2008
  • ARGUS II project winner of The Engineer's Large Company / University Collaboration Award, 2007
  • Team leader of Robocup Rescue infrastructure development competition, 2007
  • Team leader of winner of Trading Agents Competition on Mechanism Design (CAT), 2007
  • Team leader of winning agent in 1st and 2nd Int. Competitions on Agent Reputation and Trust., , 2006
  • Team leader of winning agent in the 20th Anniversary Iterated Prisoner's Dilemma Competitions, , 2004
  • ACM Autonomous Agents Research Award for contributions to the field of agent based computing, ACM, 2003
  • IEE Achievement Medal for contributions to agent-based computing, IEE, 2000
  • Computer and Thought award for outstanding contributions to the theory and practice of multi-agent systems, IJCAI, 1999

External Positions

Membership of Professional Bodies

  • Fellow, City and Guilds of London Institute, 2019
  • Fellow, Royal Society of Arts, 2018
  • Fellow, German Research Centre for AI, 2012
  • Fellow, Association for the Advancement of AI, 2010
  • Member, Academia Europaea, 2008
  • Fellow, Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers, 2008
  • Fellow, Society for the Study of AI and Simulaton of Behaviour, 2006
  • Fellow, Royal Academy of Engineering, 2005
  • Fellow, Institution of Engineering and Technology, 2004
  • Member, UK Computing Research Committee, 2004
  • Chartered Engineer, 2003
  • Fellow, British Computer Society, 2003
  • Fellow, European Artifical Intelligence Association, 2003
  • Chartered IT Professional, 2003