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

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Mark Bishop on BBC ...

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AISB YouTube Channel

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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

Master's programme in Philosophy with funding, Atlanta GA (U.S.A.)

The Master's program of the Philosophy Department at Georgia State 
University in Atlanta, Georgia is accepting applications from qualified 
students for its two Neurophilosophy Fellowships, its Legal/Political 
Philosophy Scholarship, its German Philosophy Scholarship, and its 
Assistantships. All funding packages cover two years of full tuition. 
Fellowships and scholarships provide ,000/year, and Assistantships 
provide ,000-,000/year.

Initial application deadline: February 1, 2013.

The M.A. program at GSU is highly ranked by the Philosophical Gourmet 
Report, and it has had great success in placing its students in 
well-regarded Ph.D. programs. More information about the department and on 
application procedures can be found at

Thank you for your help in distributing this information.

Andrea Scarantino

Andrea Scarantino
Associate Professor
Department of Philosophy
Neuroscience Institute
Georgia State University