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

Summer Internship Positions at Siemens Medical Solutions, USA


The Computer-Aided Diagnosis R&D Group at Siemens Medical Solutions USA has multiple openings for summer interns. We are specifically interested in motivated Ph.D. students in the areas of computer vision, medical image processing, pattern recognition and machine learning. 


The CAD group at Siemens Medical Solutions USA is a young group consisting of more than 150 employees world-wide. It delivers trend-setting computer vision, pattern recognition and machine learning software applications for clinicians and other medical professionals. 


As an intern, you will join CAD's team of scientists in solving exciting and challenging research problems with real-world medical applications. The ideal candidate should major in computer science, electrical engineering, biomedical engineering or a related field. Prior experience in medical image analysis is a plus, but not required. 


You will be expected to spend at least 12 weeks; however, there is much flexibility in the starting and finishing dates (non-summer and longer internships are also considered). We provide competitive salaries and also strongly encourage all interns to publish. 


In order to apply, please follow these steps: 

-          Email your CV to the address below 

-          Briefly (e.g., in half a page) tell us about what research and application areas you would prefer to work on and during what dates you wish to join 

-          Request one letter of recommendation (preferably from your advisor) to be emailed to us 


Email the above to, with the subject "CAD R&D Internships". 

Please feel free to send emails if you need further information about the internships. 


Bing Jian 
Computer-Aided Diagnosis and Knowledge Solutions 
Siemens Medical Solutions USA, Inc. 
51 Valley Stream Parkway, Malvern, PA 19355