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 (https://twitter.com/mohmaj) Tu...


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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...


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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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Connection Science

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AISB opportunities Bulletin Item

Research Associate in Virtual Reality and Agent-based Simulation, Sheffield University, UK

www.sheffield.ac.uk/jobs/

Research Associate in Virtual Reality and Agent-based Simulation
  Sheffield University Computer Science

Fixed-term for 18 months 
Grade 7 (29,552, to 30,434 per annum)

Closing Date: 5th September 2014.

Post reference number is UOS008944
Search at: www.sheffield.ac.uk/jobs/

 
We invite applications for the position of Research Associate in Virtual Reality (VR) and 
Agent-based Modelling (ABM) to work on the Premonition project, a recently awarded research 
grant funded by South Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Authority and co-ordinated by Dr Daniela Romano 
(Department of Computer Science).

Candidates must have a PhD in Computer Science, or a closely related subject. A background in any 
of the following areas: Virtual Reality, CUDA and 3D Graphics programming, agent-bases modelling, 
or large-scale data analysis and simulation is highly desirable and preference will be given to 
applicants with a good publication record in this area.

Please apply following the University web link above.