From time to time some commentators say that there is no agreement on what constitutes intelligence.
In fact, there is a widely agreed statement drawn up by Linda Gottfredson, which you can read below.
Many people have added variants. I will be going to the International Society for Intelligence Research meeting at Edinburgh University next week.
Here is the program:
If you have your own additions I will discuss them with participants, and see whether the statement needs updating.
I hope to tweet about the conference papers, using the tag #ISIR2018
You can also read the best introductory text:
Or an older summary of the topic in 2000 words.