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

Funding Opportunity


There is a grant opportunity in:

A) foundations of: mathematics, mathematical sciences, computer science;
B) artificial intelligence;
C) closely related fields.

The John Templeton Foundation accepts research proposals that directly or
indirectly address one of the following questions:

(1) What are the limits of mathematics in advancing human knowledge?
(2) What have the difficulties of AI taught us about the nature of mind and intelligence?

Deadline for the initial inquiry is April 15, 2010. For more information,
please visit http://www.templeton.org/.

Please feel free to pass the information on to others who might be
interested in the grant opportunity.