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...


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

MA programme in Analytic Philosophy, Barcelona, SPAIN

Master in Analytic Philosophy
co-ordinated at the University of Barcelona

?     Research master
?     One year/60 credits (ECTS)
?     Itineraries in Theoretical Philosophy and Practical Philosophy
?     Language of instruction: English
?     Mix of obligatory and optional courses plus one research paper with personal supervisor
?     Internationally recognized faculty from 4 Catalan Universities (UB, UPF, UdG, UAB)
?     One course taught by international guest every year
?     Connected to well-known research groups, embedded in a lively postgraduate community
?     Prepares you for PhD-level research in philosophy (anywhere in the world).
?     Feeds into highly successful PhD programmes.

Applications are open and will remain open until mid September 2013, but 
candidates are advised to apply as early as possible, so that there is 
sufficient time to deal with registration and similar matters.

Get more information from: (incl. information 
about admission: and 
on funding:

Also check out the closely related interdisciplinary programme Master in 
Cognitive Science and Language (