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...


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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...


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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...


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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...


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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...


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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...


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AISB event Bulletin Item

Sicily Evolution of Language Summerschool

http://pil.phys.uniroma1.it/erice2007/index.html

A summerschool will be held in Erice (Sicily) from 14-19 july 2007,  organised by Luc Steels and Vittorio Loretto. It surveys research on  LANGUAGE EVOLUTION from the viewpoint of complex systems science,  linguistics and computational linguistics.

The main school (http://pil.phys.uniroma1.it/erice2007/index.html)  brings together about 30 lecturers, with linguists including: Ben  Bergen, Bill Croft, Bruno Galantucci, Susan Goldin-Meadow,
Jean-Marie Hombert, Jim Hurford, Laura Michaelis, Bill Wang.
There is a specialised atelier (http://www.csl.sony.fr/erice2007/) on  using computational CONSTRUCTION GRAMMAR for modeling language  evolution with exercises and hands-on experience.

Pre-registration is required before April 1 2007.