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

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