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(s) in logic, Los Angeles CA, U.S.A

The Logic Center at the University of California, Los Angeles, hopes to 
have one or more postdoctoral positions in logic commencing in Fall 2013. 
Candidates in any area of mathematical logic are encouraged to apply. 
Appointments are for three years, with salary of ,000 per year. The 
teaching load for the position is four quarter courses a year. 
Applications should be submitted to the Department of Mathematics through 
MathJobs, before or on December 7, 2012. Use the job title "E. R. Hedrick 
Assistant Professorships," and indicate "Mathematical logic and 
foundations" as primary interest. Applicants who are US citizens or 
permanent residents will also be considered for an RTG postdoc, funded in 
part by an NSF grant, with reduced teaching load of three quarter courses 
a year. No separate application is required. UCLA is an Equal 
Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. For more information about the 
Logic Center at UCLA see, and for further 
questions contact the director of the Logic Center, Itay Neeman 
(, or Matthias Aschenbrenner