- ELISA is selected as one of few demos for DARPA 60th Anniversary.
- Congratulations to Ying for ACL2018 Best Demo Paper nomination!
- Giving an ACL2018 tutorial on Cross-lingual Entity Discovery and Linking with Avi Sil, Dan Roth and Silviu-Petru Cuverzan.
- Our paper on moral value got the cover of Nature Human Behavior.
- PhD students on 2019 job market: Di Lu, Lifu Huang, Boliang Zhang, Tongtao Zhang and Xiaoman Pan.
- Upcoming invited talks: Microsoft Research, COLING Event workshop, UNC and Tsinghua.
- Organizing a new KBP2018 EDL task for 7,297 entity types, task spec is here.
- Cross-lingual Entity discovery and Linking system APIs for 282 languages are publicly available now here, improved models for 39 languages, demos: EDL Demo and Heatmap Demo
- Two of our system demos are chosen for DARPA Demo Day: EDL for 282 Languages and Multi-media Event Extraction and Recommendation. Our Joint Information Extraction system is selected for ARL Transition Day.
- Co-chaired the program committee of NAACL2018. Check chair blog
- I'm hiring 2-4 new RAs and 2-4 new post-docs in 2018. Drop me a CV if interested.