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

Research Associate at The University of Western Australia, School of Computer Science and Software Engineering

Research Associate (REF: 1698)

* School of Computer Science and Software Engineering
  The University of Western Australia
* 3 year full-time appointment to commence immediately

* Closing Date: 30 March 2007

A highly motivated Research Associate is sought to work on a markerless
motion capture project funded under the Discovery Projects grant scheme
of the Australian Research Council. The successful candidate will work
with Assoc. Prof. Mohammed Bennamoun, Dr. Du Huynh, and Prof. Robyn
Owens and will be part of the computer vision group at the School of
Computer Science and Software Engineering. The main responsibilities of
the candidate include: research, analyse, and implement visual tracking
algorithms, conduct experiments, and write research reports. Preference
will be given to candidates who have a track record of publications in
international computer vision conferences and journals, strong
mathematics background, and good programming and communication skills.

This position is open to overseas applications. The successful candidate
must be willing to relocate to Perth, Australia. Airfare and relocation
costs of the candidate and family will be negotiable.

Interested applicants should refer to the website for
the application procedure.

More information about the position can be found on or obtained by contacting,, or
Please ensure that you quote the reference number on the subject line of
your email.