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

Temporary Lectureship in Philosophy (Epistemology), Heythrop College, London (U.K.)

Heythrop College seeks to appoint a Lecturer in Philosophy on a one-year 
full-time contract starting in September 2013.  The post holder will teach 
Epistemology, Metaphysics and Philosophy of Mind.  The ability to teach 
the Philosophy of Language is also desirable.

 Details of the post and how to apply can be found at the URL below:

 Alternately, information can be obtained from me.

 Informal enquires about this post can be made to the Head of the 
Philosophy Department, Dr Peter Gallagher, on

 Best wishes,

 Shad Olutobi (Ms)
 Human Resources Manager
 Heythrop College
 University of London
 23 Kensington Square
 London W8 5HN
 Telephone:  +44 (0) 20 7795 4205
 Fax: +44 (0) 20 7795 4200