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 miscellaneous Bulletin Item

CFP: Volume on "Formal Models of Awareness"


Volume on FORMAL MODELS OF AWARENESS and limited reasoning (tentative
title), Springer's Synthese Library

Models of the concept of awareness (and unawareness) has been of
recent interest in several different fields, including computer
science, economics, and philosophy. An edited volume on
state-of-the-art research on this emerging interdisciplinary topic is
planned, to be published as a part of the the Synthese Library

We invite researchers in all fields to submit
contributions. Submissions will be peer-reviewed. The selection will
aim to strike a balance between contributions from different fields.

Submission deadline: 31 January 2011

Submission format and page limit: up to 30 pages in Springer Latex
style. Submit by e-mail to

The volume will be edited by Thomas Agotnes, Natasha Alechina, Brian
Logan and Giacomo Sillari.