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  



AISB opportunities Bulletin Item

Postdoctoral position in automated reasoning, Verona, ITALY

Postdoc in Automated Reasoning

The Department of Computer Science of the Universita` degli Studi di Verona, in beautiful Verona, 
Italy, has one opening for a University funded, full-time on research, post-doc position in 
Automated Reasoning (automated deduction, theorem proving, model building, SMT-solving) applied 
to program analysis. The position is for one year (12 months) and is renewable. Recent Ph.D. 
graduates or Ph.D. students very close to graduation in Computer Science or related field with 
a thesis in automated reasoning or neighbor topics are kindly invited to apply. More experienced 
applicants with a few years of postdoc experience are also very welcome. Applications (with 
Curriculum Vitae, research statement, and at least three names and addresses of references) or 
inquiries can be sent by e-mail to:

Prof. Maria Paola Bonacina
Dipartimento di Informatica
Universita` degli Studi di Verona
mariapaola.bonacina (at)

Applications will be considered as soon as received.