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

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: ( 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

Ph.D. scholarships at Dept. of Computer Science, Queen Mary, University of London

Ph.D. scholarships at Queen Mary, University of London

The Department of Computer Science at Queen Mary, University of London
is inviting applications for Ph.D. scholarships starting in September
2007 in all areas of Computer Science including Computer Vision. Full
scholarships cover fees and 14,300 per year for living costs and are
exempted from tax. The ideal candidate will have a good first degree
or M.Sc. in Computer Science (or related subjects such as Physics,
Mathematics, Electronic Engineering or the Cognitive Sciences). 
Competition for these funded positions is intense, so early application 
is advised.

For more information on our research in the Queen Mary Vision Laboratory 
see our webpages at:

Informal enquiries to Dr Lourdes Agapito (lourdes at
and Dr Tao Xiang (txiang at The full vacancy notice
can be found at: