Talks

  • 2018, November, Alibaba Beijing, "Building More Intelligent Dialog Systems". [slides]
  • 2018, November, Asian Conference on Machine Learning, Reinforcement Learning Workshop, "Reinforcement Learning in Natural Language Processing". [slides]
  • 2018, November, Machine Learning Application, ACL 2018 top conference review. [slides]
  • 2018, October, CNCC forum on natural language generation: semantics, logic, and consistency. [slides]
  • 2018, July, Tutorials at SMP 2018 for Reinforcement learning in NLP (&search). [slides part1] [slides part2]
  • 2018, July, slides at YOCSEF Theme Discovery Symposium, "Tutorial for Reinforcement Learning in NLP and Search", [slides]
  • 2018, July, slides for SIGIR-2018-TOIS paper, "Encoding Syntactic Knowledge in Neural Networks for Sentiment Classification",  [slides]
  • 2018, July, slides for ACL-2018 papers "Learning to Ask Questions in Open-domain Conversational Systems with Typed Decoders", [slides]
  • 2018, July, invited talk at Facebook, "Reinforcement learning in natural language processing and search". [slides]
  • 2018, July, invited talk at Facebook, "Towards building more intelligent chatting machine". [slides]
  • 2018, May, invited talk at National University of Singapore, NeXT+ workshop, "Towards building more intelligent chatting machine". [slides]
  • 2018, May, invited talk at Nanyang Technological University, "Reinforcement learning in natural language processing and search". [slides]
  • 2018, May, invited talk at Toronto-Tsinghua Entrepreneurship and Innovation Forum, "Building Intelligent Chatbots: Emotion, Personality, and Commonsense Knowledge". [slides]
  • 2018, May, invited talk at Tsinghua-Toronto AI Squared Forum, "Building Intelligent Chatbots: Emotion, Personality, and Commonsense Knowledge". [slides]
  • 2018, April, invited talk at Baozun, Sogou, Alibaba, MSRA, "Reinforcement Learning in Natural Language Processing". [slides]
  • 2017 invited talk at Sino-Swiss AI conference, "Open-domain Chatting Machine: Emotion and Personality". [slides]
  • 2017 invited talk at AI Youngh forum, Hang Zhou, "Thought on human-machine dialogue system". [slides]
  • 2017 invited keynote speech at SMP forum: Sentiment, Emotion, and Generation. [slides]
  • 2017 slides for our ACL paper "Linguistically Regularized LSTM for Sentiment Classification". [slides]
  • 2017 Tsinghua International Summer School for Deep Learning, "Deep Learning for Natural Language Processing". [slides I] [slides II]
  • 2016 invited talk at KAIST, Korea, "Deep Learning for Understanding Text and Knowledge". [slides]
  • 2016 invited talk at Schlumberger, Beijing, "Deep Learning in Natural Language Understanding". [slides] [AI introduction]
  • 2016 invited talk at Sogou, "From Question to Dialogue". [slides]
  • 2016 CCF ADL67 organizer, Sentiment Analysis and Deep Learning. My keynote talk title is "Leveraging Knowledge and Constraints in NLP and Sentiment Analysis". [slides]
  • CCL 2016, Overview on Sentiment Analysis Trends. [slides]
  • SMP 2015, keynote speaker "Data Driven Sentiment Analysis". [slides]