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...


Read More...

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...


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...

Lighthill Debates

The Lighthill debates from 1973 are now available on YouTube. You need to a flashplayer enabled browser to view this YouTube video  


Read More...
0123

Notice

AISB event Bulletin Item

ESSCS - EUROPEAN SOCIETY FOR THE STUDY OF COGNITIVE SYSTEMS - Annual Workshop, 19-22 Aug. 2007, Groningen, NL

http://www.esscs.org/

ESSCS, Annual Workshop, 19-22 Aug. 2007, Groningen, Netherlands
======================================================
EUROPEAN SOCIETY FOR THE STUDY OF COGNITIVE SYSTEMS

24rd ANNUAL WORKSHOP, 20-22 August 2007
Groningen, The Netherlands. (First announcement, March 2007)

The aim of the annual workshops is the exchange of knowledge, 
information, and opinions on all aspects of cognition and related 
topics, with emphasis on exchanges between different disciplines 
involved. Papers may be either of a general kind, or specific, 
but with sufficient attention for the general aspects, and 
understandable for the audience from a wide variety of 
disciplines. The following disciplines belong explicitly to the 
scope of the workshop:

- psychology (cognitive, developmental, disorders, perception),
- artificial intelligence (general aspects),
- associative memory and neural networks, neuroscience,
- language (also origin of language, computational,disorders),
- education and instruction,
- philosophy, history of concepts.

Experimental papers should be placed within a theoretical 
framework. Papers accepted for the workshop may be published in 
the journal of the ESSCS, 'Cognitive Systems'.

Accomodation will be available in convenient single and double 
rooms in the University Guesthouse, right in the centre of the 
town. Additional accomodation can be found in nearby hotels.
Rooms: ? 51 per person per night, breakfast ?8.
A block booking has been made until 10 June 2007.
 Please send abstracts of papers as soon as possible. Last-minute 
participation is possible if room is available, but the number of 
papers is limited to 24, and the number of participants to 40.
Length of abstracts: between 20 and 40 lines (1-2 kByte),
to be sent by E-mail (preferably textfile).

Registration fee 32 Euro for members of the ESSCS, ASoCS,
LOS, 42 Euro for others, students 15 Euro.

Arrival: Sunday 19 August afternoon, dinner at 18.00,
welcome party in the evening. Lectures will start on Monday 
20 August at 9.30 AM. 
For more information on the ESSCS and previous workshops,
see the webpage: http://www.esscs.org/ (to be updated)

For all questions on the Workshop, the Society, and the Journal, 
on form and content of papers for the workshop, and for 
registration, please write to, by ordinary mail, or by E-mail.

ESSCS, Dept. of Psychology (E&A), University of Groningen
Grote Kruisstraat 2-1, 9712 TS Groningen, The Netherlands.
Tel. NL +31-50- 3636454 (or 3636472), Fax +31-50-3636304, 
E-mail: esscs.gmw@rug.nl, http://www.esscs.org/ (to be updated)