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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Erden in AI roundtab...

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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Notice

AISB opportunities Bulletin Item

PhD student position in modal logic, THE NETHERLANDS

http://www.cs.vu.nl/~tcs/problog.pdf
Contact: w.j.fokkink@vu.nl OR s.p.luttik@tue.nl

VU University Amsterdam

In the research project

   'From Modal Logic to Probabilistic Processes and Back'

there is a vacancy for a 4 year PhD position at the VU University Amsterdam

This is a joint project between the Theoretical Computer Science group at the VU University 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

   http://www.cs.vu.nl/~tcs/problog.pdf

To apply, send a CV, letter of motivation, and names of at least two references to Wan Fokkink 
(w.j.fokkink@vu.nl) and Bas Luttik (s.p.luttik@tue.nl). Deadline for application is May 15, 2011.