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

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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

W1 Junior Professorships in Algorithms and Complexity, Bochum, GERMANY

The Ruhr-University Bochum, Department of Mathematics (, Germany, is seeking 
to appoint one Assistant Professor (W1, Juniorprofessor) in Computer Science (Algorithms and 

The position is non-tenured with an initial appointment for 3 years, and renewable for another 
3 years after a positive mid-term review. In the case of outstanding performance the position 
might be converted to tenure-track after the mid-term review.

For the full announcement including instructions how to apply, see 

The application deadline ist April 20, 2012.

Prof. Dr. Eike Kiltz
Faculty of Mathematics
Ruhr-Universitt Bochum
+49 234 32-25513