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: 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...


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

Lectureship in Computational Linguistics, THE NETHERLANDS


Lecturer in Information Science (Computational Linguistics), Groningen, Netherlands

The department of Information Science (Alfa-Informatica) at the University of Groningen is seeking
a temporary Lecturer Information Science (part-time 0.7 position for three years). The department is
focused on computational linguistics, especially in syntactic and phonological processing, and would
most like to strengthen this focus by attracting researchers in computational linguistics with 
specializations complementary to those of the current staff, e.g.text sentiment analysis, machine
translation, computational semantics, computer-supported language learning, computational simulations 
of language behavior. We are willing to consider other, similar specializations.

Application Deadline: 15-Apr-2011. For more information, 
see http://www.rug.nl/corporate/vacatures/jobOpportunitiesRUG.