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

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Mark Bishop on BBC ...

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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

Postdoctoral Associate position in computational logic, Morgantown WV

West Virginia University
Postdoctoral Associate Position in Theory (Computational Logic)

The Lane Department of Computer Science and Electrical Engineering invites
applications for one postdoctoral position in the field of Computational
Logic with an emphasis on certifying algorithms.
Duties include design and development of certifying algorithms for problems
in combinatorial optimization and logic.

Required qualifications include an earned Ph.D. in theoretical computer
science (with an emphasis on logic) or applied mathematics or a closely
related discipline.

West Virginia University ( is a comprehensive land-grant
research institution enrolling over 28,000 students in 113 degree
programs, including engineering and health sciences.

Interested candidates must send a letter of application, a CV and contact
information for at least three references to
Review of completed applications will commence immediately and the
positions will remain open until filled. A preliminary round of decisions
will be made on July 1.

West Virginia University is and affirmative action, equal opportunity
employer dedicated to building a culturally diverse and plurastic faculty
and staff committed to teaching and working in a multicultural environment.

Applications are strongly encouraged from women, minorities, individuals
with disabilities and covered veterans.