• Organizing a new KBP2019 EDL task for 7,297 entity types, the website is up now KBP2019.
  • Honored to be selected as the Associate Editor for IEEE/ACM Transaction on Audio, Speech, and Language.
  • Giving keynote speeches at NAACL19 workshop on clinical NLP on Robust IE for New Domains, and EMNLP19 workshop on Deep Learning for Low-resource NLP on Low-resource IE.
  • After five and half wonderful years at RPI, I will be joining UIUC CS as a tenured full professor in August 2019. I'm recruiting research faculty members, research scientists, post-docs, PhD/master/undergraduate RAs and software engineers. Drop me a CV if interested. My main email is still before the middle of August. My new UIUC email is but I won't be checking it regularly before August.
  • Check our most recent end-to-end enttiy, relation and event extraction system at our software page
  • Received Tencent AI Lab Rhino-Bird Gift Fund from my very own former PhD student Dian Yu.
  • PhD students on 2020 job market: Lifu Huang (academia), Xiaoman Pan (industry) and Ying Lin (industry).