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

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: ( 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 'From Modal Logic to Probabilistic Processes and Back', Amsterdam


In the project

 From Modal Logic to Probabilistic Processes and Back

there is a vacancy for a 4 year PhD position at the Vrije
Universiteit in Amsterdam

This is a joint research project between the Theoretical Computer
Science group at the Vrije Universiteit in Amsterdam and the
Model Driven Software Engineering group at Eindhoven University
of Technology.

The project involves research at the crossroads of modal logic,
process algebra, and structural operational semantics, in the
context of probabilistic processes.

More information on the project can be found at

To apply, send a CV, letter of motivation, and names of at least
two references to Wan Fokkink ( and Bas Luttik
( Deadline for application is January 10, 2011.