Harold Cohen

Harold Cohen, tireless computer art pioneer dies at 87   Harold Cohen at the Tate (1983) Aaron image in background   Harold Cohen died at 87 in his studio on 27th April 2016 in Encintias California, USA.The first time I hear...


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Dancing with Pixies?...

At TEDx Tottenham, London Mark Bishop (the former chair of the Society) demonstrates that if the ongoing EU flagship science project - the 1.6 billion dollar "Human Brain Project” - ultimately succeeds in understanding all as...


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Computerised Minds. ...

A video sponsored by the society discusses Searle's Chinese Room Argument (CRA) and the heated debates surrounding it. In this video, which is accessible to the general public and those with interest in AI, Olly's Philosophy Tube ...


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Erden in AI roundtab...

On Friday 4th September, philosopher and AISB member Dr Yasemin J Erden, participated in an AI roundtable at Second Home, hosted by Index Ventures and SwiftKey.   Joining her on the panel were colleagues from academia and indu...


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AISB Convention 2016

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 2016 Convention will be held at the Uni...


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Bishop and AI news

Stephen Hawking thinks computers may surpass human intelligence and take over the world. This view is based on the ideology that all aspects of human mentality will eventually be realised by a program running on a suitable compu...


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Connection Science

All individual members of The Society for the Study of Artificial Intelligence and Simulation of Behaviour have a personal subscription to the Taylor Francis journal Connection Science as part of their membership. How to Acce...


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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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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 opportunities Bulletin Item

Job Advert: Research Assistant/Fellow Posts in Robotics, U of Hertfordshire

http://homepages.feis.herts.ac.uk/~comqkd/Advert-Feb08-html.html

Job Advert:

Research Assistant/Research Fellow positions in Developmental and Cognitive Social Robotics.

Two posts are available in the Adaptive Systems Research Group in the School of Computer Science at University of Hertfordshire (UK)

The two posts are associated to two new European FP7 Integrated Projects that will investigate language development using the humanoid robot iCub (post A - Developmental Social Robotics), as well as the development of robot companions suitable for long-term interactions (post B - Cognitive Social Robotics).

The posts offer the opportunity to work within the Adaptive Systems Research Group, a proactive, dynamic and interdisciplinary research team with an excellent international research profile. The group consists of five key academics, 12 postdocs and 16 research assistants/PhD students. Relevant to the posts, the group is leading research in the fields of Social and Developmental Robotics, Human-Robot Interaction and Adaptive Behaviour.

More information about the posts and how to apply can be found here:
http://homepages.feis.herts.ac.uk/~comqkd/Advert-Feb08-html.html

Note, all applicants must be made formally via the Human Resources department at University of Hertfordshire.