AISB convention 2017

  In the run up to AISB2017 convention, I've asked Joanna Bryson, from the organising team, to answer few questions about the convention and what comes with it. Mohammad Majid al-Rifaie (https://twitter.com/mohmaj) Tu...


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Harold Cohen

Harold Cohen, tireless computer art pioneer dies at 87   Harold Cohen at the Tate (1983) Aaron image in background   Harold Cohen died at 87 in his studio on 27th April 2016 in Encintias California, USA.The first time I hear...


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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...


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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 ...


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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...


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Notice

AISB opportunities Bulletin Item

Urgent - deadline for enquires TODAY: Call for Postdoc position in developmental robotics at INRIA (Bordeaux Sud-Ouest center)


Contact: pierre-yves.oudeyer@inria.fr

Urgent : Call for Postdoc position in developmental robotics at INRIA (Bordeaux Sud-Ouest center)
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The FLOWERS research team (http://flowers.inria.fr) is searching for a high-level competitive postdoc candidate in the field of developmental and social robotics. Two research topics are possible : 

1)    Discovery and learning of body maps from unknown sensors and effectors in an information-theoretic framework ;

2)    Early word acquisition by robot in natural unconstrained human-robot interaction. This involves data-mining of sequences of audio-visual channels, as well as human-robot interaction design ;

Applicants should have a strong background in machine learning and/or multimodal processing.

Applicants must have obtained their PhD after may 2007 and before november 2008, and should be able to begin in INRIA in december 2008. Applications or enquiries must be sent by the 15th october to Pierre-Yves Oudeyer (pierre-yves.oudeyer@inria.fr).