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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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

Research Associate/Fellow Vacancy in Intelligent Modelling & Analysis, Nottingham

http://jobs.nottingham.ac.uk/SCI844

Research Associate/Fellow in Intelligent Modelling & Analysis
University of Nottingham - School of Computer Science

Applications are invited for the above post based in the School of Computer Science, Jubilee Campus. The successful candidate will investigate the potential of a variety of data analysis and modelling methods, including simulation, data mining, clustering algorithms and statistical data analysis in generating the most appropriate techniques for a range of problems. The problems to be studied are from the biomedical and security fields where extremely large data volumes have to be analysed in (near) real-time to very high levels of accuracy.

As this is part of an EPSRC funded project, the person appointed will work closely with the Principal Investigator, Professor U Aickelin. You can find more information about Professor Aickelin's work at http://ima.ac.uk/aickelin

Further information about the School of Computer Science is available at: http://www.nottingham.ac.uk/cs/ and further information about the Intelligent Modelling and Analysis group is available at: http://www.ima.ac.uk.

Candidates should hold, or be close to completion of, a PhD (or equivalent) in a subject related to the project.

Salary will be within the range 27,319 - 35,646 per annum, depending on qualifications and experience (26,523 maximum without PhD). This full-time post will be offered on a fixed-term contract for a period of 18 months.

Informal enquiries may be addressed to Professor U Aickelin, Email: Uwe.Aickelin@Nottingham.ac.uk.  Please note that applications sent directly to this Email address will not be accepted.

To apply on-line please access: http://jobs.nottingham.ac.uk/SCI844.

Please quote ref. SCI/844.

Closing date: 3 June 2010.