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...


Yasemin Erden on BBC

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Mark Bishop on BBC ...

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AISB YouTube Channel

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Lighthill Debates

The Lighthill debates from 1973 are now available on YouTube. You need to a flashplayer enabled browser to view this YouTube video  



AISB opportunities Bulletin Item

PhD Fellowship on Formal Methods and Computer Algebra: Johannes Kepler University, Austria

PhD Fellowship on "Formal Methods and Computer Algebra"
Research Institute for Symbolic Computation (RISC)
Johannes Kepler University, Linz, Austria

In the frame of a newly established doctoral program
for computational mathematics, we can offer to students
with a master degree in

 computer science or mathematics

a three years PhD fellowship (October 2008- September 2011)
in the area of "formal methods and computer algebra", see

Net salary (after taxes) is about 17700 Euro per year

For more details and applications forms see

Deadline for application:

    June 30, 2008

Further questions can be directly addressed to