Al-Rifaie on BBC

AISB Committee member and Research Fellow at Goldsmiths, University of London, Dr Mohammad Majid al-Rifaie was interviewed by the BBC (in Farsi) along with his colleague Mohammad Ali Javaheri Javid on the 6 November 2014. He was a...


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Rose wins the Loebne...

After 2 hours of judging at Bletchley Park, 'Rose' by Bruce Wilcox was declared the winner of the Loebner Prize 2014, held in conjunction with the AISB.  The event was well attended, film live by Sky News and the special guest jud...


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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...


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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...


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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...


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AISB YouTube Channel

The AISB has launched a YouTube channel: http://www.youtube.com/user/AISBTube (http://www.youtube.com/user/AISBTube). The channel currently holds a number of videos from the AISB 2010 Convention. Videos include the AISB round t...


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Notice

AISB opportunities Bulletin Item

PhD student position in cognitive modelling, Amsterdam, THE NETHERLANDS

http://www.illc.uva.nl/NewsandEvents/newsitem.php?id=4530

PhD candidate in Cognitive Modelling
Universiteit van Amsterdam
Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Applications are now invited from excellent candidates wishing to conduct research in the field of 
cognitive science and cognitive modelling in the context of the Brain & Cognition Research Priority Area.

In addition to the Brain & Cognition subthemes, possible topics include, but are not restricted to,
the cognitive modelling of music, language, evolution of cognition, and/or cultural transmission. 
The PhD candidate will be part of the Institute for Logic, Language and Computation 
(http://www.illc.uva.nl/research). Researchers from both the Faculty of Science and the Faculty 
of Humanities collaborate in the Institute for Logic, Language and Computation.

Completed applications should be submitted by 4 July 2012, 23.59 hrs.


For more information, see
http://www.illc.uva.nl/NewsandEvents/newsitem.php?id=4530 or contact honing@uva.nl