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: http://www.youtube.com/user/AISBTube (http://www.youtube.com/user/AISBTube). 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

PhD student position for Datalog Research, Leuven (Belgium)


Ph.D. Position for Datalog Research

The Declarative Languages and Artificial Intelligence Group at the
Catholic University of Leuven is looking for doctoral research
candidates in the area of Datalog. The position concerns research
related to language development, program optimization, integration
with constraint solvers, problem modeling, refactoring, profiling,
debugging, ... Close collaboration with our US-based industrial
partner is expected. Promotor will be dr.ir. Tom Schrijvers.

Review of applications begins as of March 1, 2010. For more
information, see
or http://www.cs.kuleuven.be/~toms/phd_position.txt. Please direct
inquiries and applications, preferably by e-mail, to: professor Bart
Demoen at bart.demoen@cs.kuleuven.be, or dr.ir. Tom Schrijvers at