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: 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...


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

AISB Student Travel Awards

Contact: astrid.adam@donau-uni.ac.at

 AISB Student Travel Awards

The AISB offers regular travel awards to help students attend conferences and workshops.  The awards are usuallly limited at 300 UKP and are paid on receipt of a conference report suitable for publication in the AISBQ.  The society prefers to sponsor people giving a paper or otherwise actively participating in a conference or workshop but will consider all applications.

To apply please send an email to the society Treasurer, treasurer@aisb.org.uk, stating

    * What conference or workshop, where, when.
    * Whether giving a paper and if so, some more info such as a title and abstract.
    * How much you'd need in total and how much you'd like from AISB.
    * Whether any other money has been promised and what alternatives sources you've tried or are trying.
    * Your AISB membership number.
    * Your email address.

More information is available from http://www.aisb.org.uk/treasurer/travelawards.shtml