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...


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...


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...


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 opportunities Bulletin Item

PhD student position in Theoretical Computer Science, Stockholm, SWEDEN


The Theoretical Computer Science group at KTH Royal Institute of 
Technology invites applications for a PhD position in Theoretical Computer 
Science (Algorithms & Complexity).

We are seeking a PhD student in Theoretical Computer Science for the 
research project ?Trading Time for Approximation in Optimization? in the 
areas of approximation algorithms and exact algorithms.

The application deadline is January 31, 2014. See 
http://www.csc.kth.se/~austrin/jobs/D-2013-0775.php for the full, formal 
announcement with more information and instructions for how to apply. 
Informal enquiries about this position are welcome and may be sent to Per 
Austrin (austrin@kth.se).

Best regards, Per Austrin