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 (https://twitter.com/mohmaj) Tu...


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Harold Cohen

Harold Cohen, tireless computer art pioneer dies at 87   Harold Cohen at the Tate (1983) Aaron image in background   Harold Cohen died at 87 in his studio on 27th April 2016 in Encintias California, USA.The first time I hear...


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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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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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Notice

AISB opportunities Bulletin Item

Two PhD student positions in formal semantics and pragmatics, Amsterdam, THE NETHERLANDS

http://www.uva.nl/over-de-uva/werken-bij-de-uva/vacatures/item/13-360.html

Two PhD positions in formal semantics and pragmatics

 The Institute for Logic, Language, and Computation (ILLC) has two PhD 
positions available as part of the larger ERC interdisciplinary ESSENCE 
project on the grounding of a shared semantics, which is one of the Marie 
Curie Initial Training Networks. Prof. Dr. Robert van Rooij is the 
principle investigator of this project in Amsterdam, and will also be the 
supervisor of both PhD candidates. One successful candidate is expected to 
work on (the evolution of) Categorization, the other on Pragmatics (in 
particular on social constraints on succesful communication).

 Application deadline: 15 Decembe r 2013. For more information, contact 
Robert van Rooij (r.a.m.vanRooij@uva.nl) or 
see 
http://www.uva.nl/over-de-uva/werken-bij-de-uva/vacatures/item/13-360.html