Speaker Series

The Stony Brook NLP Speaker Series invites distinguished researchers from the northeast and across the world to present on cutting-edge work in language analysis and computational linguistics. Talks are typically held in New Computer Science room 120 (our brand new lecture hall) and are open to anyone in the Stony Brook community. 


April 28, 2017: Yoav Artzi, Cornell University

May 8, 2017: David Bamman, University of California, Berkeley
Challenges in the Computational Analysis of Large Book Corpora.

Friday, October 13, 2017: Johannes Eichstaedt, University of Pennsylvania.
New Results in Psychological Data Science: Insights about the Well-Being of Communities, and Tracking Emotions within Individuals.
1:30pm, New Computer Science 220. 

Monday, October 23, 2017: Nate Chambers, US Naval Academy, Annapolis. 
Interdisciplinary NLP with Social Media: International Relations and Cybersecurity Attacks on Twitter. 
1:00pm, New Computer Science 220.

November 3, 2017: Hal Daume III, University of Maryland, College Park. 
Language learning through interactions

November 17, 2017: Kyunghyun Cho, New York University. 
Neural Machine Translation

February 2018: Noah Smith, University of Washington (part of CS department distinguished lecture series)