01.-06.07.2018: I will be attending NAACL 2018 in New Orleans and presenting our paper Multi-task Learning of Pairwise Sequence Classification Tasks Over Disparate Label Spaces.
14.02.2018: My paper Multi-task Learning of Pairwise Sequence Classification Tasks Over Disparate Label Spaces with Isabelle Augenstein and Anders Søgaard was accepted as an oral presentation to NAACL 2018.
24.11.2017: I gave a guest lecture on Optimization for Deep Learning in the Advanced Topics in Computational Intelligence course at the Dublin Institute for Technology.
08.11.2017: My startup Aylien has raised €2m new funding.
13.10.2017: I gave a talk on transfer learning for NLP at Cambridge, UK and was invited by Alex Kendall.
12.10.2017: I gave a talk on transfer learning for NLP at The Alan Turing Institute and was invited by Pontus Stenetorp.
25.-27.09.2017: I attended the second Google NLP Summit in Zurich.
01.07.2017: My paper with Barbara Plank Learning to select data for transfer learning with Bayesian Optimization was accepted to EMNLP 2017.
31.05.2017: I gave a talk on transfer learning for NLP at the Natural Language Processing Copenhagen meetup.
02.11.2016: We've announced funded PhD and Master's opportunities at AYLIEN.
09.09.2016: My paper Towards a continuous modeling of natural language domains has been accepted at the Uphill Battles in Language Processing workshop at EMNLP 2016.
24.08.2016: I gave a talk on A Hierarchical Model of Reviews for Aspect-based Sentiment Analysis at the Insight SIG NLP meeting at NUIG.
03.08.2016: I gave a talk on Softmax Approximations for Learning Word Embeddings and Language Modeling at the NLP Dublin meetup.
29.07.2016: My paper A Hierarchical Model of Reviews for Aspect-based Sentiment Analysis has been accepted to EMNLP 2016.
July 2016: I started organizing the NLP Dublin meetup.
21.-24.03.2016: I attended the 2nd Summer School on Integrating Vision and Language with a focus on Deep Learning in Malta.