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Invited Talks and Tutorials

  1. Deep Learning Models for Conversational Assistants and Question Answering, RIKEN, Tokyo, Japan, October 2017
  2. Teaching Machines to Communicate with People Using Deep Learning, IEEE Rock Stars of Machine Learning and Deep Learning, Santa Clara, September 2017
  3. Natural Language Understanding for Amazon Alexa and AWS Lex, Interview with This Week in Machine Learning & AI, July 2017
  4. Natural Language Understanding for Amazon Alexa and AWS Lex, Interview with This Week in Machine Learning & AI, July 2017
  5. Deep Learning for Natural Language Processing and Dialog Systems, Association of Pattern Recognition and Image Analysis Summer School, Spain, July 2017
  6. Natural Language Understanding for Conversational Assistants, Machine Learning Innovation Summit, June 2017
  7. What Do Users Want? Using Semantics to Predict User Intents at Scale, ReWork Machine Intelligence Summit, March 2017
  8. Creating Machines that Gain Knowledge like Humans, Bulgarian Academy of Science, October 2016
  9. What's in a Web Query? Understanding and Predicting User Intents, University of Massachusetts, Machine Learning Seminar, October 2015
  10. Multilingual Affect Polarity and Valence Prediction in Metaphors, 6th Workshop on Computational Approaches to Subjectivity, Sentiment & Social Media Analysis WASSA, Lisbon, September 2015
  11. Multilingual Affect Polarity and Valence Prediction in Metaphors, Social Media and Web Analytics Innovation, San Francisco, April 2015
  12. Multilingual Sentiment Analysis of Metaphor-Rich Texts, Sentiment Analysis Symposium, New York, May 2013
  13. Knowledge Extraction and Taxonomization from the Web, City University New York (CUNY), May 2013
  14. Knowledge Acquisition from the Web & Social Media at IUI 2013 conference, Santa Monica, March 2013
  15. Learning and Inducing Lexical Taxonomies from Scratch, UCLA, Los Angeles, January 2013
  16. Web Knowledge Extraction and Applications at RANLP 2011 conference, September 2011
  17. Learning Arguments, Supertypes and Selectional Restrictions of Semantic Relations, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, May 2011
  18. Graph-based Knowledge Acquisition from the Web, eBay, San Jose, February 2011
  19. Cause-Effect Relation Learning using the Web as a Corpus, ICT, Marina del Rey, February 2011
  20. Learning the Encyclopedia of the World using the Web, USC, Los Angeles, January 2011
  21. Semantic Class Learning with Hyponym Pattern Linkage Graphs, Plovdiv University, Bulgaria, January 2009
  22. The Role and Resolution of Textual Entailment in Natural Language Processing, University of Sheffield, United Kingdom, May 2007
  23. Multilingual Named Entity Recognition. Joint Research Center of European Commission, Italy, September 2005