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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Erden in AI roundtab...

On Friday 4th September, philosopher and AISB member Dr Yasemin J Erden, participated in an AI roundtable at Second Home, hosted by Index Ventures and SwiftKey.   Joining her on the panel were colleagues from academia and indu...


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AISB Convention 2016

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 2016 Convention will be held at the Uni...


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Bishop and AI news

Stephen Hawking thinks computers may surpass human intelligence and take over the world. This view is based on the ideology that all aspects of human mentality will eventually be realised by a program running on a suitable compu...


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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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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...


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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...


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AISB opportunities Bulletin Item

ESF travel grants for ESSLLI 2010, Copenhagen (Denmark)


ESSLLI2010 have received a number of travel grants from the ESF  European Science Foundation. Each grant is for 500 euros. The regulations for being eligible for a travel grant according to the ESF reads:

The funding awarded should be used for travel and subsistence support for the active participation of European Early Career Researchers (see note 1) (i.e., researchers affiliated to European universities or research institutes in countries having agencies that are Member Organisations of the ESF; for a full list see: http://www.esf.org/about-us/80-member-organisations.html).

In order to be considered for such a grant please write ESSLLI 2010 Organization Chair, Vincent F. Hendricks @ esslli2010cph@gmail.com. Be sure to include all necessary contact details and student status and documentation that your institution is a Member Organisation of the ESF.

DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS IS MAY 15, 2010. NOTIFICATION DEADLINE IS MAY 20, 2010.