Invited Talks

  • New Frontiers of Information Extraction
    Tutorial at NAACL 2022. Jul, 2022.

  • Event Graph Structures in Vision-Language Understanding
    DataFun. Jun, 2022.

  • Connecting Vision and Text using Event Structures
    NewsBreak. Apr, 2022.

  • Memories as Repositories of Events: Structural Event Knowledge Acquisition
    University of Notre Dame. Feb, 2022.

  • Comprehensive Event Understanding in Multimedia Data
    USC ISI. Dec 2021.

  • Structural Event Knowledge Acquisition from Multimedia Data
    UIUC NLP Seminar. Nov 2021.

  • Event Extraction and Reasoning in Multimedia News Data
    Microsoft Research. Nov 2021.

  • Event-centric Natural Language Understanding
    Tutorial at the 59th Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL2021), with Muhao, Qiang, Hongming, Heng, Kathy and Dan. Aug 2021.

  • Improving Visual Event and Argument Role Understanding with Contrastive Image-Language Pretraining
    Microsoft Research. Aug 2021.

  • Event-centric Natural Language Understanding
    Tutorial at the 35th AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI2021), with Muhao, Qiang, Hongming, Heng, and Dan. Feb, 2021.

  • Fine-Grained Knowledge Extraction System from Multimedia Data
    ai.science. Oct 2020.

  • Event Understanding and Narration for Multimedia Data
    Intel MDI Research Lab. May 2020.