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Call for Nominations: 2021 ISAL Awards

The International Society for Artificial Life is seeking nominations for our annual awards! These awards are an important way we recognize the efforts of our community throughout the year. Please submit your recommendations for the following awards: Lifetime Achievement AwardDistinguished Early-Career Investigator AwardExceptional Service AwardOutstanding Publication of 2020Outstanding Publication of the Decade, 2006-2016Education and Outreach […]


Call for participation: ISAL Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion committee

The International Society for Artificial Life is forming a volunteer committee focused on diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) initiatives within the artificial life research community. The intent is to assemble a group of people with a broad set of perspectives and experiences to consult on best organizational practices and to organize initiatives to enhance and […]


ISAL announces the ALife News newsletter!

Big news! ISAL is launching the ALife News newsletter! The newsletter will be published regularly. Our goal is to provide a way for the community to communicate beyond the annual conference, and to provide a window on what ALife researchers around the world are up to. ALife News will be distributed by email and archived […]



Latest tweets from @alifeofficial

There are plenty of Artificial Life-related topics in the London Institute for Mathematical Sciences' new list of 23 mathematical challenges for the 21st century

The complete new new issue of Artificial Life (27:1) is out now!
Autocatalytic Sets, Game of Life, Autopoiesis, Coevolution and Intersexual Selection, Machine prediction of human social behaviour...

The Virtual Creatures Competition is back for 2021! And with an incredible panel of judges! Submit your virtual creatures by 𝗝𝘂𝗹𝘆 𝟮 to be reviewed by:
Cecilia Laschi

This year I've helped put together the Japanese Society of Artificial Life (with @miz_oka, @okw and others). Most of the activity is in Jp, but we just put up an "about us" page in En. We welcome collaborations! Look forward our first event in July!

We have FOUR new articles available via our "Online Early Access" facility! Two by Peter D. Turney on Cellular Automata / Game of Life, one by @Abebab, "The Impossibility of Automating Ambiguity" and one by Larry Bull, "On the Emergence of Intersexual Selection". #LockdownReading

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Next ISAL conference
ALIFE 2021
Virtual (formerly Prague), Czech Republic
July 19th, 2021 - July 23rd, 2021
March 7th, 2021
January 31st, 2021
Other upcoming conferences
GECCO 2021
Lille (virtual), France
July 10th, 2021 - July 14th, 2021
February 4th, 2021
November 5th, 2020

SAB 2021
Cergy-Pontoise, France
September 22nd, 2021 - September 24th, 2021
April 15th, 2020