International and National Panels, Seminars, Lectures and Tutorials
  1. Leadership Lecture, "Experience of Bringing up a New IIT", Leadership for Academicians Program (LEAP), Organized by IIT Bombay, Taj Land's End, 25th Feb, 2019.
  2. Invited Talk, "Natural Language Processing of Low Resource Languages", NVIDIA AI Workshop, NVIDIA Bangalore, 21 Feb, 2019.
  3. Invited Keynote, "Natural Language Processing of Low Resource Languages", Sanskrit and Other Indian Languages Technology (SOIL-TECH), Jawaharlal Nehru University, 15 Feb, 2019.
  4. Leadership Lecture, "Experience of Bringing up a New IIT: Fundamentals plus Automation", Leadership for Academicians Program (LEAP), Organized by Jawaharlal Nehru University, Indian Habitat Center, 15th Feb, 2019.
  5. Invited Keynote, "saathi haath baDaanaa: Cooperative NLP", Int'l Conf. on NLP (ICON 2018), Patiala, December, 2018.
  6. Moderator: Panel on "Digital Marketing and AI", TechFest,IIT Bombay, 16 December, 2018.
  7. Invited Keynote, "Machine Translation of Low Resource Related Languages", Forum for Information Retrieval (FIRE 2018), Gandhinagar, 7 December, 2018.
  8. Invited Presentation, "Advancement in AI: Cooperative NLP with Deep Learning", Huawei Bangalore, 5 Dec, 2018.
  9. Invited Keynote, "Indian Language Technology: Challenges and Requirements", NITI Aayog organized Bharat NLP Workshop, Microsoft Research Bangalore, 30 Nov, 2018.
  10. Invited Presentation, "Deep Learning and Co-operative NLP", TCS Research, Pune, 19 Nov, 2018.
  11. Invited Presentation, "The Sentimental Computer", IIT Bombay Research Park Conclave on Data Science and AI, Mumbai, 27 October 2018.
  12. Invited Talk, "Low Resource Machine Translation of Related Languages", Wadhwani AI Foundation, Mumbai, 26 October, 2018.
  13. Invited Talk, "The Sentimental Computer: Art and Science of Sentiment and Emotion Analysis on Computer", YELP, San Fransisco, 19 October 2018.
  14. Panel Moderator, "AI and Society", IIT Bombay Faculty Alumni Networking Meeting (FAN), Stanford University, 13 October 2018.
  15. Invited Keynote, "Low Resource Machine Translation of Related Languages", Amazon Research Day, Bangalore, 28 September, 2018.
  16. Keynote, "Machine Translation of Low Resource Related Languages", The 6th international workshop on spoken language technologies for under-resourced languages(SLTU'18), Gurugram, India, 29-31 August 2018.
  17. Invited Talk, "Factors, Subwords and Pivots: Low Resource Machine Translation", C-DOT Foundation Day Seminar: GB Meemamsi Lecture, New Delhi, 29 August 2018.
  18. Invited Talk, "The Sentimental Computer", 3rd AntHill Inside Conference on Deep Learning and Artificial Intelligence: concepts, applications, and tools, Bangalore, July 25, 2018.
  19. Invited Talk, "Translation of Low Resource Related Languages", Summer School on Natural Language Processing, IIIT Hyderabad, June 30, 2018.
  20. Invited Talk, "The Sentimental Computer- the Art and Science of Making Computers Understand Sentiment and Emotion", Summer School on Social Networks, IIIT Hyderabad, June 29, 2018.
  21. Invited Presentation, "Artificial Intelligence: how Indian Diaspora can Help", Pravasi Bharatiya Diwas, Delhi, June 14, 2018.
  22. Invited Presentation, "Indian Language Tools and Resources: the Access Repository", Meeting called by Hon'ble External Minister, Govt. of India, Jawaharlal Nehru Bhavan, Videsh Mantralay, Delhi, June 13, 2018.
  23. Invited Talk, "The Sentimental Computer", Adobe, Bangalore, June 13, 2018.
  24. Special Address, "Artificial Intelliegnce for Growth", 2nd ASSOCHAM INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ADVANCE ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE FOR GROWTH- 2018, Leveraging AI & Robotics for India’s Economic Transformation, New Delhi, April 27, 2018.
  25. Invited Talk, "The Sentimental Computer- the Art and Science of Making Computers Understand Sentiment and Emotion", Honeywell Technology Solutions, Bangalore, India, 13 April, 2018.
  26. Keynote Speech, "Waiting for 2 Hours in Freezing Cold is so much Fun: a Computational Cognitive Study of Sarcasm", CICLING 2018, Hanoi, Vietnam, 22 March, 2018.
  27. Special Session, "NLP=Linguistics+ML?", CICLING 2018, Hanoi, Vietnam, 22 March, 2018.
  28. Invited Speaker, IBM Research-IISc Workshop on Knowledge and Learning, Frontiers in Sentiment Analysis, IISc Bangalore, 7 Mar, 2018.
  29. Invited Speaker, Frontiers in Sentiment Analysis, Microsoft IDC, Hyderabad, 26 Feb, 2018.
  30. Invited Speaker, Linguistics Colloquium, Sarcasm: A Computational Cognitive Study, Linguistics Department, IIT Delhi, 23 Feb, 2018.
  31. Invited Panelist, Impact of AI and Machine Learning on future, Aarohan: Techno-Management Festival, NIT Durgapur, 9 Feb, 2018.
  32. Invited Presentation, Natural Language Processing: State of Art, Future and Insights, ACM-MSR Academic Research Summit, IIIT Hyderabad, 24 Jan, 2018.
  33. Presentation on Deep Learning for NLP, Word Sense Disambiguation and Advanced Sentiment Analysis, NLP-ML course at CDOT Delhi, 19-20 Jan, 2018.
  34. Invited talks, on Sarcasm and Sentiment, Accenture (3rd Jan, 2018), Apple (4th Jan), NVIDIA (9th Jan), Stanford University (11th Jan), in Silicon Valley California.
  35. Plenary talk, NLP Meets Deep Learning, The 39th International Conference of Linguistic Society of India, 8-11 December 2017, IIT Patna.
  36. Lectures, Universal Networking Language: A Representation Language for Deep Semantics, LGSoft Bangalore and Honeywell Bangalore, November 2017.
  37. Lectures, Opportunities at a Young IIT, Write State University (18 July, 2017), Georgia Tech Atlanta (26th July, 2017), IIT Madaras (21st August, 2017) and IIT Bombay (26th August, 2017).
  38. Plenary talk, Cognitive Natural Language Processing, Workshop on ""Language- Mind- Brain: Interface Studies", 19th August 2017, IIT Patna.
  39. Invited Speech, Sarcasm Detection: A Computational and Cognitive Study, NIST Washington D.C. (11th July, 2017) and Kno-e-sis, CSE, WSU, Ohio (18th July, 2017).
  40. 5 day lecture series, Deep Learning for NLP, LG soft, Bangalore, 12-16 June, 2017.
  41. Invited Speaker, AI in India: an NLP and ML Perespective , Intel AI Day, Bangalore, 4 Apr, 2017.
  42. Invited Speaker, Analytics: an NLP and ML Perespective , Sapient, Mumbai, 18 Mar, 2017.
  43. Invited Speaker, Language Technology- Foundation and Future, Artificial Intelliegnce in Asia Summit, Hong Kong, Nov 21, 2016.
  44. Invited Panelist, topic: AI in IoT, IoTNext 2016- Global IoT Summit on Realities and Road Ahead, Bangalore, Nov 9-10, 2016.
  45. Invited talk Eye Tracking and Cognitive Natural Language Processing, in 8th ISSS Conference on Structures, Materials and Systems, IIT Kanpur, Sept 28-30, 2016.
  46. ACL Presidential Talk, On Teaching and Learning Mahcine Translation, Berlin, August 19, 2016.
  47. Invited talk exploring Relationship between NLP and ML, at Gergia Tech (5th May 2016), MIT (10th May 2016), Harvard (11th May 2016), Wright State University Ohio (16th May 2016).
  48. Presentation on Machine Translation in South Asian Language Association Round Table (SALA 32) at University of Lisbon, 28th April, 2016.
  49. Invited talk On Relationship between NLP and ML, BIT Mesra, Feb 29, 2016.
  50. Invited talk NLP and ML: Synergy or Discord, III BHU, Jan 5, 2016.
  51. Fellow of INAE talk NLP and ML: Synergy or Discord, ISI Kolkata, Sept 15, 2016.
  52. Invited Talk, Sentiment Analysis: Pushing the Frontiers with New Tasks and Languages, Flipcart, Bangalore, Jan 30, 2015.
  53. Invited Talk, Sentiment Analysis: Pushing the Frontiers with New Tasks and Languages, TCS, Pune, Jan 19, 2015.
  54. Invited Talk, Multilingual Projections, University of Rome, Sapienza, Italy, Dec 23, 2014.
  55. Invited Talk, Sentiment Analysis: Pushing the Frontiers with New Tasks and Languages, LIG Labs, Grenoble, France, Dec 18, 2014.
  56. Invited Talk, Machine Translation and Big Data, IISc, Bangalore, India, Oct 31, 2014.
  57. Invited Talk, Multilingual Projection, Facebook, Menlo Park, USA, October 23, 2014.
  58. Invited Talk, Sentiment Analysis a New Perspective from Features, Tasks and Languages, Yahoo!, Sunnyvale, USA, October 22, 2014.
  59. Invited Talk, Machine Translation, and Big Data, Faculty-Alumni Networking Meeting, Santa Clara, USA, October 19, 2014.
  60. Invited Talk, Multilingual Projection, CSE Dept., Toronto University, June 20, 2014.
  61. Invited Talk, Machine Translation in Times of Big Data, Indo-Chile Workshop on Big Data, Goa, June 4-6, 2014. (organized by Department of Computer Science and Information Systems)
  62. Invited Talk, Machine Translation: Story told and Retold, TACTICS Symposium, Delhi, March 20, 2014. (An event organized by Tata Consultancy Services)
  63. Keynote Talk, Machine Translation, International Conference on NLP and Cognitive Computing, Imphal, Manipur, March 10, 2014.
  64. Invited Talk, Multilingual Projection, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, USA, Feb 21, 2014.
  65. Presentation, Multilingual Knowledge Construction, Google focused faculty workshop on Natural Language Understanding and Knowledge Discovery, Nanjing, China, 14-15 Nov, 2013.
  66. Invited Tutorial, Sentiment Analysis, International Conference on Emerging Trends and Applications in Computer Science (ICETACS 2013), Shillong, 12 Sept, 2013.
  67. Invited Talk, Determining the exact relationship between Natural Language Processing and Machine Learning, International Conference on Emerging Trends and Applications in Computer Science (ICETACS 2013), Shillong, 13 Sept, 2013.
  68. Invited Talk, SMT and Parallel Corpora, Workshop on Indian Language Corpora, Imphal, Manipur, 22 August, 2013.
  69. Invited Talk, NLP and ML: points of Synergy and Divergence, IWML, 1st Indian Workshop on ML, IIT Kanpur, 1-3 July, 2013.
  70. Invited Talk, Vauquois Triangle and SMT, Workshop on Machine Translation, ISI Kolkata, 4 July, 2013.
  71. Invited Talk, Together we can: Cooperative Natural Language Processing, Workshop on Linguistics and Computation, University of Gothenberg, Denmark, 23 Feb, 2013.
  72. Invited Panel, Data Scientists: How to address the need of the future, TCS TACTICS Day, New Delhi, 12 Feb, 2013.
  73. Invited Talk, Word Sense Disambiguation: a Multilingual Resource Constrained Perspective, India Research Network Meeting, Samsung, Bangalore, 19 Nov, 2012.
  74. Invited Talk, Projection in Multilingual Web, Dagstuhl Seminar on Multilingual Web, 3-7 Sept, 2012.
  75. Distinguished Lecturer Talk, Sentiment Analysis in New Terrain, CSE Department, University of Houston, USA, 10 Sept, 2012.
  76. Distinguished Lecturer Talk, Multilingual Resource Constrained Word Sense Disambiguation, CSE Department, University of Houston, USA, 15 Sept, 2012.
  77. Invited Speech, Unsupervised Morphology Learning, in the symposium "Cross-Roads of Language and Technology: Eastern and North-Eastern Indian Perspective" of Society for Natural Language Technology Research (SNLTR), Kolkata, November, 2011.
  78. Keynote Speech, Unsupervised Morphology Learning, 2nd Workshop on South and Southeast Asian Natural Language Processing (WSSANLP 2011), Chiang Mai, Thailand, November, 2011 (Satellite event of IJCNLP 2011).
  79. Invited Speech, Multilingual Word Sense Disambiguation under Resource Constraint, Presentation of Grenoble Information Laboratory (LIG Presentation), Grenoble, France, 16 June, 2011.
  80. Invited Speech, Multilingual Computation in Indian Languages, Action Meeting: Multilingual and Multifaceted Information Access (MUMIA) of European Cooperation on Science and Technology (COST) (MUMIA Action Meeting), Vienna, Austria, 8 June, 2011.
  81. Invited Speech, Natural Language Processing and Information Retrieval, Seminar at Xerox Research Center, Europe, Grenoble, France, 26 May, 2011.
  82. Invited Presentation, Strategies in English Hindi Machine Translation, Yahoo, Bangalore, 9 Feb, 2011.
  83. Keynote Address, NLP and IR: Coming Closer or Moving Apart, International Conference on Natural Language Processing (ICON2010), IIT Kharagpur, December, 2010.
  84. Keynote Speech, WSD and IR, 4th Workshop on Cross Lingual Information Access, Beijing, 28 August, 2010 (Satelite event of COLING 2010).
  85. Invited Presentation,Universal Networking Language: Foundations and Application, Society for Natural Language Processing (SNLTR), Kolkata, June 26, 2010.
  86. Invited Presentation,IndoWordNet, Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), New Delhi, May 18, 2010.
  87. Invited Presentation, Strategies in English Hindi SMT, IBM Bangalore, March 12, 2010.
  88. Invited Presentation, NLP, Text Mining and IR, NIT Trichy, March 13, 2010.
  89. Invited Presentation Indian Language Processing: Parameter Projection in WSD, Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Mumbai, India, June 22, 2009.
  90. Invited Presentation Multilingual Word Sense Disambiguation, Xerox European Research Center, Grenoble, France, June 5, 2009.
  91. Invited Presentation Natural Language Processing at IIT Bombay with focus on Statistical Machine Translation, Xerox European Research Center, Grenoble, France, June 4, 2009.
  92. Invited Presentation Applications of Universal Networking Language, UNDL Foundation, Geneva, Switzerland, June 1, 2009.
  93. Invited Presentation The Cross Lingual Information Access Consortium Project of India, at the First Workshop of the Forum for Information Retrieval Evaluation (FIRE), Kolkata, Dec 12-14, 2008.
  94. Invited Presentation Word Sense Disambiguation in a Trilingual Setting at Indo-UK Workshop on Artificial Inteligence, IIT Madras, Dec 9, 2008.
  95. Invited Presentation Resources for Semantics Extraction at University Polytechnic De Madrid, June 5, 2008.
  96. Invited Lecture, Wordnets and Computational Semantics Analysis in the 2-week long winter school on Linguistics and Language Technology, organized by Central institute of Indian Languages, Mysore at the North East Hill University, Shillong, February, 2008.
  97. Invited Seminar, Semantic Graphs, their Application in MT and IR, and Lexical Knowledge Networks , at Oxford University, University of Edinburgh and Glasgow University, June-July, 2007.
  98. Invited Presentation, Language Technologies for Indian Languages, Workshop on Resource Disadvantaged Languages, Grenoble, France, 21 June, 2007.
  99. Invited Presentation, (i) (semi) Automatic Universal Word Construction (ii) UNL-Hindi Language Center at IIT Bombay, meeting of the U++C consortium, Grenoble, France, 5-6 July, 2007.
  100. Invited Seminar, Semantics in Machine Translation and Information Retrieval, Microsoft Research Bangalore, November, 2006.
  101. Keynote Speech, Machine Translation of Short Messages, User Interface Summit organized by Nokia, Manesar, Haryana, November, 2006.
  102. Department of Linguistics and Philology, Uppsala University, September, 2006.
  103. Academia Sinica, Taiwan International Graduate Program, Computational Linguistics and Chinese Language Processsing, Taipei, October, 2006.
  104. Panelist, Challenges in NLP: Some New Perspectives from the East, ACL-COLING 2006, Sydney, July, 2006.
  105. Tutorial, Graphical Models for Learning in Natural Language Procssing, International Joint Conference on AI, IJCAI 2007, with Dr. Ganesh Ramakrishnan, IBM Research Lab, Delhi, Hyderabad, India, Jan, 2007.
  106. Chief Guest and Keynote address, Insigts into Biological and Computational Neurons and their Applicatioins, Workshop on Artificial Neural Nets and their Applications, National Institute of Technology, Warangal, 6-7 May, 2006.
  107. Seminar, Semantically Relatable Sets: Building Blocks for Representing Semantics
  108. Seminar, Multilingual, Meaning Based Search of Digital Information, GETA-CLIPS, Grenoble, France,, May, 2005.
  109. Judge and Keynote Speaker, Natural Language Processing: Promises and Challenges, Asian Computing Competition and Exhibition, lahore, Pakistan,, 12-13 March, 2005.
  110. Invited Lecture, Multilingual Meaning Based Search, Universal Digital Library Conference, IIIT Allahabad, 19-20 March, 2005.
  111. Tutorial, Probabilistic Parsing, IIIT Hyderabad, December 2004 (with Dr. Rajat Mohanty and Ms Anupama Dutt).
  112. Seminar, Interlingua Based MT and Verb Knowledge Base Creation
    • NLP Research Group, CS Department, Stanford, May, 2004
    • Microsoft Research, Seattle, June, 2004
    • Yahoo, Sunnyvale, California, June 2004
    • CS Department, University of California Berkeley, July, 2004.
  113. Seminar, Universal Networking Language and Development Gateway Activities, Development Gateway Foundation, World Bank, Washington DC, June, 2004.
  114. Lecture, Wordnet and its Applications, Natural Language and Knowledge Representation group, CS Department, Stanford, July, 2000.
  115. Seminar, Can Autonomous Agents Have Natural Language Interfaces?,Honda Research Institute, Mountainview, California, July 2004.
  116. Seminar, Knowledge Extraction
    • University of Chicago, USA, April, 2001.
    • TECHNION: Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, July 2000
    • Hebrew University at Jerusalem, Israel, July, 2000.
    • MIT, USA, November 1998.
  117. Seminar, Automatic Linking of Hypertext Documents , German Center for Artifcial Intelligence (DFKI), SaarBruchen, Germany, and German Research Center for Information Processing (GMDI/IPSI), Darmstaadt, Germany, November, 1999.
  118. Presentations in Universal Networking Language Symposia
    • Geneva, January, 2001
    • Amman, Jordan, July, 2000
    • Brussels, November 1999
    • New York, November, 1998
    • Phuket, Thailand, September, 1998
    • Paris, November 1997
    • Amman, Jordan, May, 1997
    • Tokyo, Japan, November, 1996
  119. Lectures on Multilingual Information Processing and Wordnets