Towards Computational Models of Artificial Cognitive Systems That Can, in Principle, Pass the Turing Test

  • Jiří Wiedermann
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 7147)


We will give plausible arguments in favor of a claim that we already have sufficient knowledge to understand the working of interesting artificial minds attaining a high-level cognition, consciousness included. Achieving a higher-level AI seems to be not a matter of a fundamental scientific breakthrough but rather a matter of exploiting our best theories of artificial minds and our most advanced data processing technologies. We list the theories we have in mind and illustrate their role and place on the example of a high-level architecture of a conscious cognitive agent with a potential to pass the Turing test.


Control Unit Episodic Memory Cognitive System Mirror Neuron Phenomenal Consciousness 
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  • Jiří Wiedermann
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  1. 1.Institute of Computer ScienceAcademy of Sciences of the Czech RepublicPrague 8Czech Republic

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