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

Master's programme (MA) in IT and Cognition, Copenhagen, DENMARK

The MA in IT and Cognition at the University of Copenhagen seeks talented 
and focused students with an interest in cognitive technologies, including 
image and language processing. The application deadline for the autumn 
semester 2012 is February 1 2012. Read more about the application 
procedure, job possibilities, and the study program at the program 

Short description: The MA in IT and Cognition at the University of 
Copenhagen is a very exclusive program for a small group of (at most 35) 
talented and focused students who wish to excel in developing advanced 
cognitive technologies. Students will learn to deal with the complexity of 
human language, vision and cognition, design innovative and intelligent 
information and communication technology using knowledge of language and 
human cognition, and identify new interesting applications of cognitive 
models. In the MA program students are presented with frontier 
applications such as object recognition, virtual agents, educational 
software, machine translation, or visual scene analysis.

Anders Sgaard, Ass.Prof.,
Center for Language Technology
University of Copenhagen
Njalsgade 140
DK-2300 Copenhagen S