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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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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Notice

AISB opportunities Bulletin Item

Call for applications: Editor of Mind


Contact: mindassoc@gmail.com

Mind: Appointing New Editorship

The Mind Association solicits expressions of interest regarding the appointment of a new Editorial
team for the quarterly journal, Mind, with handover planned for mid-2015.

Initial expressions of interest should be made by email to the Director, Prof Miranda Fricker at
mindassoc@gmail.com (cc m.fricker@sheffield.ac.uk) by 28th February 2014.

Thereafter, applicants will be invited to put together a concrete proposal. This might be for single or
joint editorship, within a single department or across more than one, so long as clear lines of
responsibility are worked out. The proposed associate editors must be seen to cover a suitably wide
range of specialisms in philosophy, in order to maintain and increase representation of the highest-
level work in any area of the discipline.

The Association will listen to terms proposed by all applicants, but expects to provide funds suitable
to cover a full-time administrator and some teaching buyout for the Editor(s).

Potential applicants may wish to note that the journal recently moved to ScholarOne online
submissions, and is published by Oxford University Press.