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AISB Committee

AISB Committee 

Berndt "Bertie" Müller
University of South Wales
Elected January 2014 - January 2020
Research Interests: AI in Healthcare, Agent Programming, Logics for Resources and Locations, Concurrency Theory, Verification

John Barnden
University of Birmingham
Elected January 2013 - January 2019
Research Interests: Natural Language Semantics and Pragmatics, Figurative Language especially Metaphor, Diagrammatic Reasoning, Consciousness

Andrew Martin
Goldsmiths, University of London
Elected January 2015 - January 2018
Research interests: Swarm Intelligence, Sensorimotor Theory, Sensory Substitution, 4Es Cognitive Science

Ed Keedwell,
University of Exeter
Loebner-Prize Officer 
Elected January 2014 - January 2020
Research Interests: Cognitive Science, Bioinformatics, Hydroinformatics

Nir Oren
University of Aberdeen
Elected January 2015 - January 2018
Loebner Prize Officer
Research interests: argumentation, normative reasoning, multi-agent systems

Floriana Grasso
University of Liverpool
Publications Officer
Elected January 2015 - January 2018
Research Interests: Argument and Computation, User modelling, Personalised information presentation, eHealth

Mohammad Majid Al-Rifaie
Goldsmiths, University of London
Editor, AISB Quarterly (AISBQ) & Editor of the online material
Elected January 2014 - January 2020
Research Interests: Swarm Intelligence, Medical Imaging, Robotics, Computational Creativity, Generative Art

Colin Johnson
University of Kent
Publicity and Media Officer
Elected  January  2015 - January 2018
Research Interests: Bioinformatics and Computational Biology, AI in Medicine, Bio-Inspired Computing including Swarm Intelligence and Genetic Programming

Yasemin J Erden
St. Mary's University College.
Workshop Officer 
Elected January 2014 - January 2020
Research Interests: Philosophy and Computing, Philosophy of Language, Mind and Consciousness

Janet Gibbs
Goldsmiths, University of London
Public Understanding Officer and Schools Liaison
January  2015 - January 2018
Research Interests: Perception in virtual environments, Games intelligence, Sensorimotor Theory of Perception,  Sensory Substitution and Augmentation, Enactive Interfaces, Enactivism

Joel Parthemore
University of Skövde and University of Lund, Sweden
Elected  January  2015 - January 2018
Research Interests: theories of concepts, the relationship between conceptually structured thought and consciousness, enactive philosophy, libertarian accounts of free will

Anna Jordanous
University of Kent
Equality, Diversity and Inclusivity Officer
Elected  July  2016 - July 2019
Research interests: Computational creativity and its evaluation, Music Informatics, Computational modelling, Information Retrieval, Computational Linguistics, Digital Humanities, Semantic Web.

Rob Wortham
University of Bath
Elected  July  2016 - July 2019
Research Interests: AI/robot ethics, biologically inspired approaches to AI - particularly action selection.

AISB Executive Office

AISB Exec Office
C/O Rob Wortham
Department of Computer Science
University of Bath
Claverton Down
Bath BA2 7AY

To access the job description of the committee members, click here.
To access the call for nomination of AISB committee members click here (doc) or click here (txt).