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 TO JOIN RIDERS for a LARP, August 26-27, Heriot-Watt, Edinburgh, SCOTLAND

Contact: v.m.macdonald@hw.ac.uk

RIDERS is an EPSRC funded network on Interactive Drama and Story-telling - 
see http://www.riders-project.net/. As part of its programme it is running a Nordic Live Action 
Role-Play this August, 26-27 in Edinburgh, on the Heriot-Watt campus. There will be 25 places 
for this, so if any AISB members would like to take part, please go to the events section of 
the RIDERS website to apply: 


The RIDERS 2013 LARP is an exciting opportunity to join with your peers in academia and the 
industry, for two days at Heriot Watt campus. During this time, you will take part in a LARP and 
enjoy informative lectures and workshops on interactive storytelling and learn how to evaluate 
and design a LARP. This is a unique experiential narrative opportunity - places are limited so 
apply sooner than later to avoid disappointment. If you wish to join the LARP on the 27th of 
August only, for lectures, this is also possible, so please flag your interest by emailing