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: 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...


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

CALL FOR PROPOSALS: Funding Initiative: "New Perspectives on the Philosophy of Understanding",

Fordham University invites proposals for the 'New Perspectives on the
Philosophy of Understanding' funding initiative.

Our aim is to encourage research from both new and established scholars
working on projects related to understanding in its many forms. This
0,000 RFP is intended to support work in the philosophy of science,
epistemology, aesthetics, ethics, and hermeneutics, among other areas.
Proposals can request between ,000 and 0,000 for projects not to
exceed one year in duration. We intend to make 7-8 awards.

For more information, please visit: 

The Varieties of Understanding project is supported by a grant from the John
Templeton Foundation, with additional support from the Henry Luce
Foundation, Fordham University, and the University of California-Berkeley.