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

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Mark Bishop on BBC ...

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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 event Bulletin Item

ICCM 2009 Conference Programme and conference tutorial programme

ICCM 2009 Conference Program available, 24-26 July 2009, Manchester, UK,

ICCM is the premier international conference for research on
computational models and computation-based theories of human
behavior. ICCM is a forum for presenting, discussing, and evaluating
the complete spectrum of cognitive models, including connectionism,
symbolic modeling, dynamical systems, Bayesian modeling, and cognitive
architectures. ICCM includes basic and applied research, across a wide
variety of domains, ranging from low-level perception and attention to
higher-level problem-solving and learning.

The proceedings of the 2007 conference are available from

  ICCM 2009 Conference Tutorial Program, 23 July 2009, Manchester, UK

   EPAM/CHREST: Fifty years of simulating learning
   Lane and Gobet, Half-day (afternoon: 1345-1700)

   Cognitive modeling with the neural engineering framework
   Eliasmith and Stewart, Full-day (0900-1700)

   Agent-based simulation: Social science simulation and beyond
   Edmonds and Norling, Half-day (afternoon: 1345-1700)

   A summary of Human-System Integration in the System Development Process
   Ritter, Half-day (morning: 0900-1215)

  Registration is possible on the day if room is available.