Dancing with Pixies?...

At TEDx Tottenham, London Mark Bishop (the former chair of the Society) demonstrates that if the ongoing EU flagship science project - the 1.6 billion dollar "Human Brain Project” - ultimately succeeds in understanding all as...


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Computerised Minds. ...

A video sponsored by the society discusses Searle's Chinese Room Argument (CRA) and the heated debates surrounding it. In this video, which is accessible to the general public and those with interest in AI, Olly's Philosophy Tube ...


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Erden in AI roundtab...

On Friday 4th September, philosopher and AISB member Dr Yasemin J Erden, participated in an AI roundtable at Second Home, hosted by Index Ventures and SwiftKey.   Joining her on the panel were colleagues from academia and indu...


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AISB Convention 2016

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 2016 Convention will be held at the Uni...


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Bishop and AI news

Stephen Hawking thinks computers may surpass human intelligence and take over the world. This view is based on the ideology that all aspects of human mentality will eventually be realised by a program running on a suitable compu...


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Connection Science

All individual members of The Society for the Study of Artificial Intelligence and Simulation of Behaviour have a personal subscription to the Taylor Francis journal Connection Science as part of their membership. How to Acce...


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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...


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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...


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Notice

AISB opportunities Bulletin Item

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

http://www.heythrop.ac.uk/about-us/vacancies/lecturer-in-philosophy.html

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:

http://www.heythrop.ac.uk/about-us/vacancies/lecturer-in-philosophy.html

 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 
p.gallagher@heythrop.ac.uk.

 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
 Email:  s.olutobi@heythrop.ac.uk
 Website:  www.heythrop.ac.uk