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Notice

AISB event Bulletin Item

CALL FOR PARTICIPATION: Symposium on the History and Philosphy of Programming, 5-6 July 2012, Birmingham, UK


co-located with AISB/IACAP World Congress, Alan Turing 2012 2-6 July, Univbersity of Birmingham


OCCASION
As part of the AISB/IACAP World Congress programme, the Centre for Logic and Philosophy of Science 
at Ghent University organizes a one day Symposium on the History and Philosophy of Programming. 
On the Occasion of the Turing Centennial, from 2-6 July 2012, the AISB (The Society for the Study 
of Artificial Intelligence and Simulation of Behaviour) and the IACAP (The International 
Association for Computing and Philosophy) merge their annual symposia/conferences to the 
AISB/IACAP World Congress. The Congress serves both as the year's AISB Convention and the year's 
IACAP conference. The Congress has been inspired by a desire to honour Alan Turing, and by the 
broad and deep significance of Turing's work to AI, to the philosophical ramifications of computing,
and to philosophy and computing more generally. The Congress is one of the events forming the Alan 
Turing Year

http://www.mathcomp.leeds.ac.uk/turing2012/


PROGRAMME

http://www.computing-conference.ugent.be/hapop12/programme


You may also wish to consider attending other symposia in the Congress