University of Birmingham AISB/IACAP World Congress 2012 - Alan Turing 2012

2-6 July 2012


Note that the proceedings referred (follow the link of the corresponding symposium) to here are preliminary with the copyrights with the authors. They are made available for reference during the congress, do not distribute. It is intended that they will appear at the AISB web site.



1. Mathematical Practice and Cognition II
3. Computing, Philosophy and the Question of Bio-Machine Hybrids: 5th AISB Symposium on Computing and Philosophy 
4. Computational Philosophy 
5. Turing Arts Symposium 
6. Information Quality 

Turing Tests and Dialogue Agents

7. Revisiting Turing and his Test: Comprehensiveness, Qualia, and the Real World
8. Linguistic and Cognitive Approaches To Dialog Agents (LaCATODA 2012)

History and Philosophy of Computer Science

9. History and Philosophy of Programming 
10. Philosophy of Computer Science: PoC Meets AI and Law (Roundtable Discussion)

Social/Collective Systems, Networks and Phenomena

11. Social Computing - Social Cognition - Social Networks and Multiagent Systems
12. Understanding and Modelling Collective Phenomena (UMoCoP)

Ethics, Morality, AI and Mind

13. Framework for Responsible Research and Innovation in AI
14. The Machine Question: AI, Ethics, and Moral Responsibility
15. Moral Cognition & Theory of Mind
16. Information and Computer Ethics in the Age of the Information Revolution

Natural and Unconventional Computing

17. Natural Computing/Unconventional Computing and its Philosophical Significance
18. Nature-Inspired Computing and Applications: 1st Symposium (NICA)


19. Author Meets Critics Session: Luciano Floridi's The Philosophy of Information
20. Intuition and Ingenuity: Artistic Responses to Turing (An Exhibition)