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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Rose wins the Loebne...

After 2 hours of judging at Bletchley Park, 'Rose' by Bruce Wilcox was declared the winner of the Loebner Prize 2014, held in conjunction with the AISB.  The event was well attended, film live by Sky News and the special guest jud...


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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...


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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...


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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...


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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

CALL FOR INTERLOCUTORS: Google+ video chat on "Philosophy in the Age of Information"


Contact: afbeavers@gmail.com

CFI: Call for Interlocutors Philosophy in the Age of Information


Greetings,

I'm looking for eleven colleagues or so who might be interested in participating in an online video
chat about the impact of developing information and computing technologies (ICTs) on the profession
of philosophy.

Naturally, some knowledge of the profession, then and now, would be helpful.

The goal here is two fold: to better understand the ways the profession is changing and to see if 
Google+ video chat can be successfully used for academic use.

Please express your interest by commenting on this item, and I will make contact subsequently with 
a Doodle Poll to set up a time.

Google+ account required (I think).

Yours,
Tony Beavers 

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Anthony F. Beavers, Ph.D.
Professor of Philosophy
Director of Cognitive Science and the Digital Humanities Laboratory 
The University of Evansville http://faculty.evansville.edu/tb2/

President, International Association for Computing and Philosophy http://ia-cap.org