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AISB Committee

Management & Organisation

Berndt "Bertie" Müller,
University of South Wales
Chair
Elected January 2014 - January 2017
Research Interests: Agent Programming, Logics for Resources and Locations, Concurrency Theory, Verification

John Barnden
University of Birmingham.
Vice-Chair
Elected January 2013 - January 2016
Research Interests: Natural Language Semantics and Pragmatics, Figurative Language especially Metaphor, Diagrammatic Reasoning, Consciousness

Mark Bishop
Goldsmiths, University of London.
Vice-Chair (International)
Elected, January 2012 - January 2015 
Research Interests: Cognitive Science, Philosophy and Computing, Swarm Intelligence.

Rodger Kibble
Goldsmiths, University of London.
Secretary
Elected January 2013 - January 2016
Research Interests: Natural language processing, philosophy of language, argumentation, text mining, agent theories and normativity.     

Dimitar Kazakov,
University of York.
Membership Officer
Elected January 2013 - January 2016
Research Interests: Evolution of Language, Machine Learning, Natural Language

Kate Devlin
Goldsmiths, University of London.
AISB50 co-chair & Treasurer (acting)
March 2014 - Jan 2016

 

Publications

Ed Keedwell,
University of Exeter.
Publications & AISB-Loebner-Prize Organisation
Elected January 2014 - January 2017
Research Interests: Cognitive Science, Bioinformatics, Hydroinformatics

Etienne Roesch
University of Reading.
Editor, AISBQ 
Elected, January 2012 - January 2015
Research Interests: Philosophy of mind, Mathematical Modelling, General Brain Functioning, Perception, Emotion, Attention and Consciousness

Floriana Grasso
University of Liverpool.
Publications Officer
Elected, January 2012 - January 2015
Research Interests: Argument and Computation, User modelling, Personalised information presentation, eHealth

Mohammad Majid Al-Rifaie
Goldsmiths, University of London.
Webmaster
Elected January 2014 - January 2017
Research Interests: Swarm Intelligence, Optimisation, Medical Imaging, Artificial Intelligence, Robotics, Computational Creativity

 

Science & Public Engagement

Nir Oren
University of Aberdeen.
AISB-Loebner-Prize Organisation
Research interests: argumentation, normative reasoning, multi-agent systems
Co-opted January 2013 - January 2016

Slawomir Nasuto
University of Reading.
Science Executive 
Elected January 2013 - January 2016
Research Interests: Biological/Artificial Hybrid Systems and Neuroscience

Colin Johnson
University of Kent.
Public Understanding
Elected,  January  2012 - January 2015
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.
AISB-Members-Workshops Organisation
Elected January 2014 - January 2017
Research Interests: Philosophy and Computing, Philosophy of Language, Mind and Consciousness