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...


Read More...

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 ...


Read More...

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...


Read More...

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...


Read More...

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...


Read More...

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...


Read More...

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...


Read More...

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...


Read More...
01234567

Notice

AISB opportunities Bulletin Item

GRADUATE TRAINING IN THE DEPARTMENT OF COGNITIVE AND NEURAL SYSTEMS AT BOSTON UNIVERSITY

http://cns.bu.edu/brochure/

GRADUATE TRAINING IN THE DEPARTMENT OF COGNITIVE AND NEURAL SYSTEMS
AT BOSTON UNIVERSITY
***************************************************************************

The Boston University Department of Cognitive and Neural Systems (CNS)
offers comprehensive graduate training in the neural and computational
principles, mechanisms, and architectures that underlie human and animal
behavior and the application of neural network architectures to the
solution of technological problems.
 
Applications for Fall 2008 admission and financial aid are now being
accepted for PhD, MA, and BA/MA degree programs.
 
For program details, please see the CNS Brochure at:
http://cns.bu.edu/brochure/
 
Paper applications may be downloaded from:
http://www.bu.edu/grs/academics/admissions/index.html
 
Online applications may be submitted via:
http://www.bu.edu/link/bin/uiscgi_graduate_application.pl?College=grs
 
Alternatively, you may request materials via email by sending your full
name and mailing address to amos@cns.bu.edu;
or write, telephone, or fax:
 
Mr. Robin Amos
Department of Cognitive and Neural Systems
Boston University
677 Beacon Street
Boston, MA 02215
617/353-9481 (phone)
617/353-7755 (fax)
 
Applications for admission and financial aid should be received by the
Graduate School Admissions Office no later than January 15. Late
applications will be considered until April 15; after that date
applications will be considered only as special cases.
 
Applicants are required to submit undergraduate (and, if applicable,
graduate) transcripts, three letters of recommendation, a personal
statement, Graduate Record Examination (GRE) general test scores, and TOEFL
test scores (when applicable).
 
Non-degree students may also enroll in CNS courses on a part-time basis.