AISB Convention 2015

The AISB Convention is an annual conference covering the range of AI and Cognitive Science, organised by the Society for the Study of Artificial Intelligence and Simulation of Behaviour. The 2015 Convention will be held at the Uni...


Yasemin Erden on BBC

AISB Committee member, and Philosophy Programme Director and Lecturer, Dr Yasemin J. Erden interviewed for the BBC on 29 October 2013. Speaking on the Today programme for BBC Radio 4, as well as the Business Report for BBC world N...


Mark Bishop on BBC ...

Mark Bishop, Chair of the Study of Artificial Intelligence and the Simulation of Behaviour, appeared on Newsnight to discuss the ethics of ‘killer robots’. He was approached to give his view on a report raising questions on the et...


AISB YouTube Channel

The AISB has launched a YouTube channel: ( The channel currently holds a number of videos from the AISB 2010 Convention. Videos include the AISB round t...


Lighthill Debates

The Lighthill debates from 1973 are now available on YouTube. You need to a flashplayer enabled browser to view this YouTube video  



Fellows of the AISB


The AISB has a fellowship scheme, to allow us to acknowledge the contributions of individuals to the Society and, more generally, to the fields of artificial intelligence and the simulation of behaviour. The current fellows of AISB are:

  • Professor Harry Barrow, Schlumberger, UK
  • Professor Margaret Boden, University of Sussex, UK
  • Professor Mike Brady, University of Oxford, UK
  • Professor Alan Bundy, University of Edinburgh, UK
  • Professor Tony Cohn, University of Leeds, UK
  • Professor John Fox, Oxford University, UCL and Royal Free Hospital, UK
  • Professor Luciano Floridi, University of Hertfordshire, UK
  • Professor Jim Howe, University of Edinburgh, UK
  • Professor Nick Jennings, Southampton University, UK
  • Professor Aaron Sloman, University of Birmingham, UK
  • Professor Mark Steedman, University of Edinburgh, UK
  • Professor Austin Tate, University of Edinburgh, UK
  • Professor Mike Wooldridge, University of Liverpool, UK
  • Dr. Richard Young, University of Hertfordshire, UK