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...


Rose wins the Loebne...

After 2 hours of judging at Bletchley Park, 'Rose' by Bruce Wilcox was declared the winner of the Loebner Prize 2014, held in conjunction with the AISB.  The event was well attended, film live by Sky News and the special guest jud...


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...



AISB miscellaneous Bulletin Item

2nd Call for symposium proposals for AISB2010 Convention

Dear all,

Please find enclosed the call for symposium proposals for the AISB2010
Convention to be held at De Montfort University, Leicester.  

The deadline for symposium proposals is 1st July.

About the AISB (
The Society for the Study of Artificial Intelligence and the
Simulation of Behaviour (SSAISB) is the largest Artificial
Intelligence Society in the United Kingdom and one of the oldest in
the world. Founded in 1964, the society has an international
membership drawn from both academia and industry. It is a member of
the European Coordinating Committee for Artificial Intelligence.

About Leicester (
Leicester is an East Midland city just over an hour by train from
London. It is a Roman town but has rich history from Elizabeth I era
with most notable person is Simon De Montfort, Earl of Leicester in
that period of history. Modern Leicester, however, embraces art and
science through two Universities, Space centre, a new theater (The
Curve) and more. For those who likes shopping, High Cross shopping
centre will be the place to visit. Leicester is served by trains,
airports (London, Luton, Birmingham, East Midlands), and M1 for car

Kind regards,

Dr. Aladdin Ayesh; MSc, MA, PhD, CEng, CSci, MBCS/CITP

Head of Intelligent Mobile Robotics and Creative Computing Research
Group (IMRCC)

Centre for Computational Intelligence (CCI)