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 Fellow/Research Associate position, Hong Kong

An immediate position is available in the Chinese University of Hong 
Kong (CUHK), the Research and Development Laboratory at the Minimally 
Invasive Surgical Skills Centre (RDL@MISSC).

RDL@MISSC is a newly established laboratory which combines the research 
competences of CUHK staff in imaging and robotics with the expertise of 
surgeons. Its main objective is the creation of innovative techniques 
that will help surgeons to overcome difficulties encountered in 
minimally invasive surgery and go beyond.

The candidate will deal with challenging issues on medical imaging as 
registration and segmentation, taking into account various medical 
imaging modalities (3D US, CT, MRI). Applicants should have (i) a 
Master's degree (for Research Associates) or a PhD (for Postdoctoral 
fellow) in computer science or related disciplines; (ii) good command of 
English; and (iii) strong initiative & team work spirit. The following 
areas of expertise are highly sought: 2D and 3D image processing, 
computer vision, augmented reality, graphic programming.

Interested applicants should send a curriculum vitae, a statement of 
research interests and a list of three references by email to Dr Yan 
Bailly (PDF format is preferred). 
Appointments will initially be made on contract basis for one year, 
renewable subject to mutual agreement. The position will be filled when 
a suitable candidate is identified.