Fernando C. N. Pereira
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Description

Fernando Pereira is research director at Google. His previous appointments include chair of the Computer and Information Science department at University of Pennsylvania, head of the Machine Learning and Information Retrieval department at AT&T Labs, and research and management positions at SRI International. He received a Ph.D. in Artificial Intelligence from the University of Edinburgh in 1982. His main research interests are in machine-learnable models of language and biological sequences. He has over 100 research publications on computational linguistics, machine learning, bioinformatics, speech recognition, and logic programming, and several patents. He was elected Fellow of the American Association for Artificial Intelligence in 1991 for his contributions to computational linguistics and logic programming, and he was president of the Association for Computational Linguistics.


Lectures:

keynote
flag Low-Pass Semantic
as author at  META-FORUM 2012 - A Strategy for Multilingual Europe, Brussels,
285 views
  invited talk
flag Low-Pass Semantics
as author at  Joint Workshop on Automatic Knowledge Base Construction and Web-scale Knowledge Extraction (AKBC-WEKEX), Montreal 2012,
170 views
invited talk
flag Meaning Propagation
as author at  1st Workshop on Automated Knowledge Based Construction (AKBC), Grenoble 2010,
191 views
  lecture
flag Are Linear Models Right for Language?
as author at  Center for Language and Speech Processing (CLSP) Seminar Series,
127 views
lecture
flag Confidence-Weighted Linear Classification
as author at  25th International Conference on Machine Learning (ICML), Helsinki 2008,
789 views
  lecture
flag Structured Linear Models
as author at  Workshop on Intelligent Information Access (IIA), Helsinki 2006,
493 views