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AISB event Bulletin Item

CALL FOR PARTICIPATION: PT-AI 2013 - Philosophy and Theory of Artificial Intelligence, 21st-22st Sep 2013, St. Antony's College, Oxford, UK


 Jean-Christophe Baillie (CSO, Aldebaran Robotics, Paris)
   "AI: The Point of View of Developmental Robotics"
 Theodore Berger (University of Southern California, L.A.)
   "Engineering Memories: A Cognitive Neural Prosthesis for Restoring and Enhancing Memory Function" (title TBC)
 Selmer Bringsjord (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY)
   "What Does Watson 2.0 Tell Us About the Philosophy & Theory of AI?"
 Daniel C. Dennett (Tufts University, Boston)
   "If brains are computers, what kind of computers are they?"
 Luciano Floridi (University of Oxford)
   "Enveloping the World - How Reality Is Becoming AI-Friendly"
 Stuart J Russell (UC Berkeley)
   "Rationality and Intelligence"
 Murray Shanahan (Imperial College, London)
   "Consciousness, Artificial Intelligence, and the Frame Problem"
 Michael Wheeler (University of Stirling, Scotland)
   "AI and Extended Cognition"
 34 papers selected among submissions, spread widely within the subject area (66% rejection rate). Publication early 2014.

 Up to 30 poster presentations


Participation fee is 110, reduced 55. Accommodation at St. Antony's is available.

 Registration closes 12.09.13

 Thank you for your time,

 Vincent C. Mller
 Chair, PT-AI 2013