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

Harold Cohen, tireless computer art pioneer dies at 87   Harold Cohen at the Tate (1983) Aaron image in background   Harold Cohen died at 87 in his studio on 27th April 2016 in Encintias California, USA.The first time I hear...


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

Masters and PhD positions in Medical Imaging, University of British Columbia, Canada


The Departments of Radiology and Electrical and Computer Engineering
at the University of British Columbia (UBC) invite applications for
those interested in pursuing a Masters or Doctoral level degree in the
area of medical imaging. The successful candidate will enroll in UBC's
innovative Biomedical Engineering Program, which emphasizes a balance
of biomedical engineering and life science study with a focus on
clinical and industrial application. Although many projects are
available, it is anticipated that the student will primarily work in
the area of quantitative analysis of magnetic resonance images (MRIs)
of patients with neurological disorders, such as multiple sclerosis.

For more information please see the following webpages:

Biomedical Engineering Program:

Electrical and Computer Engineering:

Multiple Sclerosis/MRI Research Lab (Radiology):

University of British Columbia:

Interested candidates please email for further instructions:

Roger Tam, PhD
Assistant Professor, Department of Radiology
University of British Columbia
Tel: +1-604-827-5381