I run the Big-Picture Talk Series at Rochester (occasionally, these talks are unofficially live streamed). I am also a member of
Center for Language Sciences at Rochester. I spent summer 2016, spring 2016, and summer 2015 at Microsoft Research Redmond mentored by Lucy Vanderwende, working with Michel Galley, Xiaodong He, Margaret Mitchel and Pushmeet Kohli on vision & language. I spent summer 2014 at Google NYC working on Sentiment Analysis under Ian Langmore and mentored by Emily Pitler.
I've got my bachelor's degree from Sharif University of Technology in 2012 where I was a
member of NLP lab under Gholamreza Ghassem-Sani . I have been graduated from Farzanegan high school
where I started my work in NLP and AI. For more detailes, please refer to my CV.
We are organizing Linking Models of Lexical, Sentential and Discourse-level Semantics (LSDSem) workshop, with the Story Cloze Test as the shared task. Register for the shared task by Dec 5th, 2016! visit the Shared Task page for more details.