AISB convention 2017

  In the run up to AISB2017 convention, I've asked Joanna Bryson, from the organising team, to answer few questions about the convention and what comes with it. Mohammad Majid al-Rifaie ( Tu...


Harold Cohen

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Dancing with Pixies?...

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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 ...


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...



AISB opportunities Bulletin Item

PhD student position and postdoctoral position in computational logic, Innsbruck, AUSTRIA

Within   the   FWF   project  "Automated   Complexity   Analysis   via
 Transformations (ACAT)"

       a PhD position (3 years) and
       a postdoctoral research position (2 years)

 are available. Both positions are potentially extendable.

 The  project  is  hosted  at  the Computational  Logic  group  of  the
 Institute    of   Computer    Science,   University    of   Innsbruck,
 Austria. Candidates for the postdoctoral position are required to hold
 a PhD degree.  A strong background in key areas of the ACAT project is
 an asset: program transformation, program analysis, runtime complexity
 analysis, etc.

 Candidates are expected to contribute  to research within the project.
 Knowledge  of German  is  not required.   We  follow the  renumeration
 scheme of FWF, see

 Applications (including CV, publication  list, and two references) may
 be sent by email, to

 no later than November 30, 2013. Informal inquiries are also welcome at
 the same email address.

 Further information is available from the following links:

 *) Project ACAT:
 *) Institute of Computer Science:
 *) University of Innsbruck: