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...


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: ( 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

Computer Vision Internship Opportunities at IBM Research


Computer Vision Internship Opportunities at IBM Research
Duration: 3 months or more
We are looking for self-motivated students with strong background and hands-on experience in computer vision to research and develop video analytics algorithms for the IBM Smart Surveillance Solution. The student will be working in challenging vision problems with particular emphasis in one or more of the following topics:
-          advanced object detection and classification
-          object tracking
-          color processing for visual search.
More information about the IBM Smart Surveillance Solution can be found at The openings are effective immediately, with a three-month minimum duration. IBM provides a flexible schedule with a nice working environment. Salary is competitive with industry. We would like to hear from interested candidates as soon as possible.
-          Strong programming skills in C/C++
-          Hands-on experience and understanding of state-of-art computer vision research, preferably in the areas of object detection and classification, tracking, and color processing.
-          PhD students will have preference, but MSc students will be considered as well.
Rogerio Feris
Candidates should send their resume to Dr. Rogerio Feris ( The subject of the email must be Video Surveillance Internship Openings