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 opportunities Bulletin Item

PostDoc and PhD Position, FBM and UPF (Barcelona, Spain)

The Barcelona Media Foundation and the Image Processing Group at the
Department of Information and Communication Technologies at the Pompeu
Fabra University (Barcelona, Spain)
are offering several post-doctoral positions within the EU project 20203D,
which constitute an excellent opportunity for original
research both on applied and scientific computing in the application
field of content technologies for new media.

The positions are offered for a period of 3 years
(starting as early as possible in 2008) and are addressed to
post-docs with expertise or strong background in at least one of the 
following fields:

* 3D vision, the geometry of multi-camera systems, stereo imaging, the
computational methods in this area,

* Interpolation methods for view synthesis, image based rendering and
computer graphic techniques in image interpolation,

* Image processing and analysis

Applicants are expected to have a degree in any related discipline
(Computer Science, Mathematics, Electrical Engineering, Physics), and
proficient programming experience (C/C++/Matlab or Python). Interested
people should contact
Vicent Caselles (vicent.caselles at
sending them the CV and a motivation letter with
an expression of their area of interest. Recommendation  letters
or reference names will be a plus.