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 ( Tu...


Harold Cohen

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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...


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 ...


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...



AISB opportunities Bulletin Item

CALL FOR PAPERS: DISCOVERY SCIENCE - Special Issue in Information Sciences


Special Issue in Information Sciences

The Information Sciences journal is soliciting submissions on Discovery Science, that is, the 
development, analysis and application of computational methods and tools to support the automatic 
or semi-automatic discovery of knowledge in scientific fields such as medicine, the natural 
sciences and the social sciences. 

The full CFP can be found here:

Please submit your contributions at, and 
select "Special Issue on Discovery Science".
There has been a delay in getting the submission site ready. Submissions will be accepted from 
March 1 to April 1 (i.e., the original deadline has been extended for a month to account for 
this delay).


Submission site open    March 1, 2014
Submission deadline      April 1, 2014
Author notification      June 30, 2014
Revised papers due               August 31, 2014
Final notification               September 30, 2014
Camera-ready due                 October 31, 2014
Publication                      Winter 2014 (planned)


Johannes Frnkranz (TU Darmstadt)
Eyke Hllermeier   (University of Marburg)