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

CMI Postdoctoral Fellowship Programme, USA

Pasadena CA (U.S.A.)

Caltech's Center for the Mathematics of Information (CMI) announces openi ngs in the CMI 
Postdoctoral Fellowship Program, starting in fall 2012. The CM I is dedicated to fundamental 
mathematical research with an eye to the role s of information and computation throughout 
science and engineering. 

Areas of interest include algorithms, complexity, algorithmic game theory, applied combinatorics, 
applied probability, statistics, machine learning, information and coding theory, control, 
optimization, networked systems, geometry processing, multiresolution methods, and molecular 

Please apply and have three reference letters sent directly as instructed at 
http://www.ist.caltech.edu/joinus/positions.html. All candidate materials are due by 
Friday, December 16, 2011 and reference letters are due by Monday, December 19, 2011. 
Positions are contingent upon completion of the PhD. Caltech is anaffirmative action/equal
opportunity employer; women, minorities, veterans,and disabled persons are encouraged to apply.