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 opportunities in computer vision and image processing - Carnegie Mellon and IST Lisbon

http://cmuportugal-ece.ist.utl.pt/

PhD opportunities in computer vision and image processing among other areas,

APPLICATIONS OPEN FOR A CARNEGIE-MELLON UNIVERSITY/IST
DUAL DEGREE IN ELECTRICAL AND COMPUTER ENGINEERING

GRANTS AVAILABLE
http://cmuportugal-ece.ist.utl.pt/

Carnegie Mellon University and the Portuguese Government established a
partnership, named as CMU-Portugal Program, with the objective of creating
in Portugal first rate, internationally recognized, education and research
programs

Instituto Superior Tecnico (IST) (http://www.ist.utl.pt), in Lisbon, is
involved in this program through a comprehensive research and educational
initiative, which integrates a Dual CMU/IST PhD degree in Electrical and
Computer Engineering. Upon completion, graduates will be awarded a degree
both from CMU and IST. Students will be co-advised and will spend 
extended periods of time in both institutions.

This program is focused on Networked Sensors, Communication, and Decision
Systems which include image/vision related research within applications in
video surveillance, robot navigation or object tracking and recognition

Applications are now open  and grants available

Details in the following sites:

PORTUGAL
http://www.cmuportugal.org

IST ?
http://www.ist.utl.pt/en/html/cmu-pt/
http://cmuportugal-ece.ist.utl.pt/

CMU ?
http://www.icti.cmu.edu,
http://www.ece.cmu.edu/prospective/graduate/admissions.html

Contact: cmuportugal-ece@isr.ist.utl.pt