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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Erden in AI roundtab...

On Friday 4th September, philosopher and AISB member Dr Yasemin J Erden, participated in an AI roundtable at Second Home, hosted by Index Ventures and SwiftKey.   Joining her on the panel were colleagues from academia and indu...


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AISB Convention 2016

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 2016 Convention will be held at the Uni...


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Bishop and AI news

Stephen Hawking thinks computers may surpass human intelligence and take over the world. This view is based on the ideology that all aspects of human mentality will eventually be realised by a program running on a suitable compu...


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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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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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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

Research Fellow in Cognitive Robotics/Vision, University of Leeds, UK

http://tinyurl.com/n6w3q6k

Research Fellow in Cognitive Robotics/Vision -- University of Leeds

This post is based in the Institute of Artificial Intelligence and Biological Systems of the School 
of Computing where the post holder will join a team of researchers led by Professors Tony Cohn and 
David Hogg. The post holder will conduct and publish innovative research in the area of  learning 
about activities, and the spatio-temporal world a robot inhabits, with a particular focus on 
qualitative spatio-temporal representations. The person appointed will contribute to the final 
year of the RACE project (http://project-race.eu/) and particularly to the STRANDS (Spatio-Temporal
Representations and Activities for Cognitive Control in Long-Term Scenarios)   project 
(http://www.strands-project.eu/). Each STRANDS academic partner (including Leeds) has a Metralabs 
Scitos A5 robot. 

For further details and to apply see http://tinyurl.com/n6w3q6k

Closing Date: 14 January 2014

Job Reference: ENGCP0046