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...


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

Simons Foundation Postdoctoral Fellowship in Theoretical Computer Science, Ithaca NY

Simons Foundation Postdoctoral Fellowship at Cornell University in
Theoretical Computer Science

The Theory of Computation group at Cornell is seeking candidates for a
post-doctoral position in the general area of the theory of computation. This
fellowship is made possible by a generous gift from the Simons Foundation.

The fellowship is a two year position, starting the summer or fall of 2010.
The fellowship stipend is gauged to attract the highest caliber of
applicants. Fellows will be assigned a faculty member close to their research
interests from the group.

*Eligibility: *Candidates must receive their PhD during the academic year
immediately preceding that in which the fellowship would begin.

*Application Process:* Applicants should submit a CV and research statement,
and provide the names and contact information for three references who will
be contacted electronically. Please send complete applications by January
30th, 2010 to Eva Tardos at Please include the words
"Simons Postdoctoral Fellowship" in the header.