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...


Read More...

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 ...


Read More...

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...


Read More...

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...


Read More...

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...


Read More...

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...


Read More...

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...


Read More...

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...


Read More...
01234567

Notice

AISB event Bulletin Item

CALL FOR PARTICIPATION: 1st Mediterranean Conference on Algorithms, 3-5 Dec 2012, Kibbutz Ein-Gedi, ISRAEL


Contact: sgabriel@bgu.ac.il

MedAlg 2012 (The 1st Mediterranean Conference on Algorithms) will be held on December 3-5, 2012 in 
Kibbutz Ein-Gedi, Israel.

The scope of the conference is the design and analysis of algorithms.
This includes all types of algorithms: deterministic, randomized, approximate, online, distributed, 
stochastic, etc., with a focus on rigorous analysis of performance.

Invited speakers
------------------------
- Yossi Azar (Tel-Aviv University, Israel)
- Artur Czumaj (University of Warwick, United Kingdom)
- Yishay Mansour (Tel-Aviv University, Israel)
- David Peleg (Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel)

Accepted papers
-------------------------
Can be found in here: https://sites.google.com/site/medalgs2012/accepted-papers.

The Program
-------------------
Can be found in here: https://sites.google.com/site/medalgs2012/program.

Registration and accommodation
------------------------------------------------
Registration includes three parts:
     1. booking a room
     2. booking transportation
     3. paying the registration fees

Please download the following form
(http://hyde.eng.tau.ac.il/tmp/MedAlg-2012-reg-form.pdf), fill it, sign it, scan it, and email it 
to Dr. Gabriel Scalosub (sgabriel@bgu.ac.il).
*There is no guarantee for vacancy of rooms after Nov 7.*