NLP Dublin Begins


We are very excited to announce our first NLP Dublin meetup. We are proud to be hosted by Nitro ( at their EMEA HQ in Burlington Road.


[18:00 - 18:30] Registration and networking

[18:30 - 19:00] Chris Hokamp ( (PhD Student at DCU): “Task-based Learning Objectives for Modeling Natural Language”

[19:00 - 19:30] Sebastian Ruder ( (PhD Student at Insight Centre, Research Scientist at Aylien ( “Softmax Approximations for Learning Word Embeddings and Language Modeling”

[19:30 - 20:00] Jing Su ( (Postdoc at CeADAR (, UCD): "TopicListener: Observing Key Topics from Multi-Channel Speech Audio Streams"

[20:00 - 21:00] Networking and Pizza


• If you can't make it, please RSVP to "NO" as soon as possible so that other people can take your place.

• If you are interested in speaking or sponsoring this event, please contact the event organizer.

Co-organized by Aylien (