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

Postdoctoral position in theoretical computer science, Ann Arbor MI (U.S.A.)

non-strict deadline

Postdoctoral position in the Theoretical Computer Science,
University of Michigan Mathematics Department

This is a three-year, non-tenure track position at the rank of Assistant 

Researchers in all areas of theoretical computer science are encouraged t 
o apply.  There are opportunities to work with faculty and postdocs in 
several departments, i ncluding:

Andreas R. Blass (Math)
Kevin Compton (CSE)
Anna Gilbert (Math)
Brett Hemenway (Math postdoc)
Jeffrey Lagarias (Math)
Carl Miller (CSE Postdoc)
Seth Pettie (CSE)
Rahul Sami (School of Information)
Yaoyun Shi (CSE)
Quentin Stout (CSE)
Martin Strauss (Math/CSE)
Roman Vershynin (Math)

For more information and instructions on how to apply, see The 
nominal deadline is December 15, 2011, but applications past this dat e 
can be considered. Please notify Martin Strauss  and 
Seth Pettie  after submitting an application.