Dancing with Pixies?...

At TEDx Tottenham, London Mark Bishop (the former chair of the Society) demonstrates that if the ongoing EU flagship science project - the 1.6 billion dollar "Human Brain Project” - ultimately succeeds in understanding all as...


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Computerised Minds. ...

A video sponsored by the society discusses Searle's Chinese Room Argument (CRA) and the heated debates surrounding it. In this video, which is accessible to the general public and those with interest in AI, Olly's Philosophy Tube ...


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Erden in AI roundtab...

On Friday 4th September, philosopher and AISB member Dr Yasemin J Erden, participated in an AI roundtable at Second Home, hosted by Index Ventures and SwiftKey.   Joining her on the panel were colleagues from academia and indu...


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AISB Convention 2016

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 2016 Convention will be held at the Uni...


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Bishop and AI news

Stephen Hawking thinks computers may surpass human intelligence and take over the world. This view is based on the ideology that all aspects of human mentality will eventually be realised by a program running on a suitable compu...


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Connection Science

All individual members of The Society for the Study of Artificial Intelligence and Simulation of Behaviour have a personal subscription to the Taylor Francis journal Connection Science as part of their membership. How to Acce...


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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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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

Fifteen interdisciplinary postdoctoral fellowships (in all fields), Konstanz, GERMANY

http://www.zukunftskolleg.uni-konstanz.de

The University of Konstanz, with its Institutional Strategy to promote 
Top-Level Research, has been receiving continuous funding since 2007 
within the framework of the Excellence Initiative by the German Federal 
and State Governments.

The Zukunftskolleg of the University of Konstanz is offering: up to 
fifteen ZIF Marie Curie 2-year Postdoctoral Fellowships in any discipline 
represented at the University of Konstanz (Salary Scale 13 TV-L)

Reference number 2013/015

for researchers in the early stage of their career, so as to enable them 
to develop and implement individual and independent research projects. 
Fellowships will begin on September 1, 2013, and end on August 31, 2015.

Applications, supporting materials, and two letters of reference should be 
submitted in English by March 15, 2013 (17:00:00 GMT + 1:00) using the 
Online Application Platform: 
www.zukunftskolleg.uni-konstanz.de/online-application

Details concerning application requirements and information about the 
Zukunftskolleg are available on our website: 
http://www.zukunftskolleg.uni-konstanz.de

Contact: Dr. Nani Clow
e-mail: n.clow@uni.kn
phone: +49 (0)7531/88-5678