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

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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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AISB event Bulletin Item

CALL FOR PAPERS: Rudolf Carnap Lectures & Graduate Conference: "Structuralism, Space and Skepticism", 21-23 May 2013, Bochum, GERMANY

http://www.rub.de/philosophy/carnaplectures/Home.html

Rudolf Carnap Lectures and Graduate Conference
Institute of Philosophy II, Ruhr-Universitt Bochum
May 21-23, 2013

David J. Chalmers (ANU/NYU)
"Structuralism, Space, and Skepticism"

David J. Chalmers is Distinguished Professor of Philosophy and Director of the 
Center for Consciousness at ANU and Professor of Philosophy and Co-Director of 
the Center for Mind, Brain and Consciousness at NYU. He will be presenting 
material in a series of lectures, developing and extending themes from his 
recent book "Constructing the World" (OUP 2012).

In addition, we invite Graduate/PhD students and Post-docs to submit papers on 
topics related to both the themes of the workshop and of the book. These Talks 
will each be 20 min. (plus 20 min. discussion). We are trying to provide 
financial support for the selected presenters to cover at least accommodation 
during the workshop.
Please submit your papers (prepared for anonymous reviewing) by sending an 
abstract (max. 1000 words), making thesis and argument transparent, *by email 
to **nike.zohm@rub.de ** before April 1st, 2013*!

Further information about these and past Carnap Lectures, the Venue and Travel 
information: http://www.rub.de/philosophy/carnaplectures/Home.html

Organization:
Prof. Dr. Tobias Schlicht, Prof. Dr. Albert Newen
Institute of Philosophy II
Ruhr-Universitt Bochum
Germany