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

College Teaching Fellowship in Philosophy (1y), Oxford (U.K.),

http://www.pmb.ox.ac.uk/Fellows_Staff/Staff/Vacancies.php
Contact: academic.office@pmb.ox.ac.uk

Pembroke College, Fixed Term Teaching Fellowship in Philosophy

Pembroke College wishes to appoint a Fixed-Term College Teaching Fellow in Philosophy for the academic year 2011-2012 from 1 September 2011. 
The appointee will provide nine hours of tutorial contact hours per week. 

Marking, organization, tutorial preparation and other duties will bring the contractual hours to 
30 per week. Precise details are set out in the

Further Particulars. Other duties will include pastoral supervision for undergraduates and 
Visiting Students reading Philosophy, acting as College Advisor to graduate students, and 
participating in the undergraduate Admissions Exercise. Candidates should possess a doctorate 
degree in Philosophy or a related subject and have relevant teaching experience. The salary 
offered is from 20,571 to 22,479 per annum depending on experience. Membership of USS and 
other benefits are also available.

Further particulars can be obtained from the College's website
(http://www.pmb.ox.ac.uk/Fellows_Staff/Staff/Vacancies.php) or by contacting the Academic Office 
(Tel: 01865 276410, email: 
academic.office@pmb.ox.ac.uk). The closing date for applications is noon on Monday 25th July. 
The College is an equal opportunities employer.