A Group Multicriteria Approach

  • Guy Camilleri
  • Pascale ZaratéEmail author
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Group decision support systems are developed to support a group engaged in decision-making process. These decision-making processes can also be seen from a multicriteria perspective. We present in this chapter group support system called GRoUp Support (GRUS) based on a multicriteria paradigm. The GRUS system has been tested and used in several contexts. Some experiments are conducted in a European project called RUC-APS and some other in a French national project called VGI4Bio, and finally we conducted some experiments in three different countries with Master and PhD students.


Group multicriteria decision analysis (G-MCDA) Group decision support systems (GDSS) Group support systems (GSS) GRoUp Support (GRUS) Group decision-making 



Authors of this publication acknowledge the contribution of the Project 691249, RUC-APS: Enhancing and implementing knowledge-based ICT solutions within high-risk and uncertain conditions for agriculture production systems (, funded by the European Union under their funding Scheme H2020-MSCA-RISE-2015

This work is partially supported by the project ANR-17-CE04-0012 VGI4bio.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.IRIT, Toulouse UniversitéToulouse Cedex 9France

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