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...


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...


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

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...


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...


AISB YouTube Channel

The AISB has launched a YouTube channel: ( The channel currently holds a number of videos from the AISB 2010 Convention. Videos include the AISB round t...



AISB opportunities Bulletin Item

Open Faculty Positions at EPFL

he School of Computer and Communication Sciences at EPFL invites
applications for faculty positions in computer science. We are primarily
seeking candidates for tenure-track assistant professor positions, but
suitably qualified candidates for senior positions will also be considered.

Successful candidates will develop an independent and creative research
program, participate in both undergraduate and graduate teaching, and
supervise PhD students.

Candidates from all areas of computer science will be considered, but
preference will be given to candidates with interests in algorithms,
bioinformatics, graphics, machine learning, and design methodologies for
integrated systems.

Significant start-up resources and research infrastructure will be
available. Internationally competitive salaries and benefits are offered.

To apply, please follow the application procedure at The following documents are requested in
PDF format: curriculum vitae, including publication list, brief
statements of research and teaching interests, names and addresses
(including e-mail) of 3 references for junior positions, and 6 for
senior positions. Screening will start on January 1, 2009. Further
questions can be addressed to :

Professor Willy Zwaenepoel
School of Computer and Communication Sciences
CH-1015 Lausanne, Switzerland

For additional information on EPFL, please consult: or