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

Doctoral student funding in philosophy, Edinburgh, SCOTLAND

http://www.philosophy.ed.ac.uk/phil_students/postgraduate/info_for_prospective_postgraduates.php#applications

PhD funding opportunities in Philosophy at the University of Edinburgh

 Philosophy at Edinburgh boasts a large postgraduate program with over 60 
currently enrolled PhD students and over 40 MSc students.

 We welcome PhD applications for 2013/2014 in the following six key areas, 
where we have particular research strengths:

 ancient philosophy;
 early modern philosophy;
 epistemology;
 ethics;
 logic and language;
 mind and cognition;
 philosophy of science.

 For general info about our PhD program and links to applying online, 
please see:

http://www.philosophy.ed.ac.uk/phil_students/postgraduate/info_for_prospective_postgraduates.php#applications

 A list of funding opportunities with respective deadlines (10th December 
and 3rd February) can be found here:

http://www.philosophy.ed.ac.uk/phil_students/postgraduate/phd_scholarship_scheme.php

 Please note: one Career Development Studentship this year is allocated to 
a research project in the area of Philosophy of Science. For info, please 
contact Dr Michela Massimi, Philosophy Graduate Director.