Put AI to work
June 26-27, 2017: Training
June 27-29, 2017: Tutorials & Conference
New York, NY
Jennifer Chu-Carroll

Jennifer Chu-Carroll
Elemental Cognition

Jennifer Chu-Carroll is a research scientist at Elemental Cognition, where she focuses on natural language semantics and dialogue management. Previously, Jennifer was a research staff member and manager at the IBM T.J. Watson Research Center, where her most notable accomplishment was serving as a key technical lead on the Watson project, in which a high-performing question-answering system defeated the two best human players at the game of Jeopardy!, and a member of the technical staff at Lucent Technologies Bell Laboratories focusing on spoken dialogue management. Throughout her career, Jennifer has maintained a strong focus on research and development in natural language processing and related areas. She has published extensively in top conferences and journals and is very engaged in her research community. Jennifer served as general chair of NAACL-HLT 2012, program committee cochair of NAACL-HLT 2006, as area chairs and program committees of many key conferences, and on the editorial boards of multiple journals. She holds a PhD in computer science from the University of Delaware.

Sessions

11:05am11:45am Wednesday, June 28, 2017
Implementing AI
Location: Sutton South/Regent Parlor
Secondary topics:  Financial services, Natural Language
Jennifer Chu-Carroll (Elemental Cognition)
Average rating: ****.
(4.25, 4 ratings)
Why is reading comprehension hard? Jennifer Chu-Carroll offers an overview of current approaches, explaining where they fall short and what our ultimate expectations should be. Read more.