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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Notice

AISB miscellaneous Bulletin Item

Weizenbaum Award for AISB Fellow


Professor Luciano Floridi (University of Hertfordshire), is the recipient of the 2013 Weizenbaum 
Award for his "significant contribution to the field of information and computer ethics, through 
his research, service, and vision.

The award is given every two years by the International Society for Ethics and Information 
Technology (INSEIT) "in recognition of Joseph Weizenbaums groundbreaking and highly influential 
work in computer ethics in the 1970s, which helped to shape the field as we know it today".

Professor Floridi will deliver the Weizenbaum Address and receive the award at the 2013 CEPE 
Conference in Lisbon next June.  

Luciano Floridi  |  www.philosophyofinformation.net