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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Rose wins the Loebne...

After 2 hours of judging at Bletchley Park, 'Rose' by Bruce Wilcox was declared the winner of the Loebner Prize 2014, held in conjunction with the AISB.  The event was well attended, film live by Sky News and the special guest jud...


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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...


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Yasemin Erden on BBC

AISB Committee member, and Philosophy Programme Director and Lecturer, Dr Yasemin J. Erden interviewed for the BBC on 29 October 2013. Speaking on the Today programme for BBC Radio 4, as well as the Business Report for BBC world N...


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Mark Bishop on BBC ...

Mark Bishop, Chair of the Study of Artificial Intelligence and the Simulation of Behaviour, appeared on Newsnight to discuss the ethics of ‘killer robots’. He was approached to give his view on a report raising questions on the et...


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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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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.