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

Best PhD thesis project in computational game theory, JOHN TEMPLETON FOUNDATION

Graduate Student Contest - call for applications- first announcement

Best PhD Thesis Project of the Year in Computational Game Theory

Sponsor: John Templeton Foundation

Deadline for submitting PhD Theses summaries:
October 15, 2011, at

Applicants: Intended applicants are PhD students in the field of Computational Game Theory. 
PhD students in the final stage of their Thesis or who have recently defended their thesis are 
Hopefully, this contest will spot the most insightful and original recent work in Computational 
Game Theory. Healthy competition between PhD students and the emergence of new, bold, ideas is

Monetary amount: 1st prize - 1000 EUR,
                  2nd prize - 700 EUR,
                  3rd prize - 500 EUR.