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...


Rose wins the Loebne...

After 2 hours of judging at Bletchley Park, 'Rose' by Bruce Wilcox was declared the winner of the Loebner Prize 2014, held in conjunction with the AISB.  The event was well attended, film live by Sky News and the special guest jud...


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...



AISB opportunities Bulletin Item

Two postdoctoral research assistantships in automated verification and synthesis, Oxford, U.K

Two Grade 7 postdoctoral research assistant posts are available to work
under the direction of Professor Marta Kwiatkowska in the Department of
Computer Science, University of Oxford.

The positions are available in the field of automated verification and
synthesis in association with the ERC Advanced Investigator Grant
?VERIWARE: From software verification to everyware verification?
( Applicants should include a supporting statement
which summarises how they would contribute to the project. Priority will
be given to candidates who can strengthen and/or broaden existing
activities of VERIWARE.

Both positions are available immediately. Any queries about the posts
should be addressed to

The closing date for applications is 12 noon on Friday, 31st May 2013.

For further details and to apply please visit:

Professor Marta Kwiatkowska
Fellow of Trinity College
Department of Computer Science
University of Oxford
Wolfson Building, Parks Road
Oxford, OX1 3QD

Tel: +44 (0)1865 283509

Personal Assistant: Jordan Summers
Tel: +44 (0)1865 610650