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Title: Working with Language Models: Promises and Woes

Date: Friday, November 10, 2023

Time: 12:00PM – 1:00PM CST

Location: NUR 4.180 | School of Nursing | 1710 Red River St., Austin, Texas

Speaker: Jessy Li, PhD     
Associate Professor   
Department of Linguistics   
The University of Texas at Austin College of Liberal Arts


Junyi Jessy Li is an associate professor in the Linguistics Department at the University of Texas at Austin. She earned her Ph.D. (2017) in Computational Linguistics from the Department of Computer and Information Science at the University of Pennsylvania. Her research interests are in computational linguistics and natural language processing, specifically discourse and pragmatics, natural language generation, and computational social science. She received an NSF CAREER Award, an ACL Outstanding Paper Award (2022), an ACM SIGSOFT Distinguished Paper Award (2019), an Area Chair Favorite honor at COLING (2018), and a Best Paper Award nomination at SIGDIAL (2016).

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Event Sponsored by St. David’s CHPR  | Co-sponsored by HER

Date and Time
Nov. 10, 2023, noon to 1 p.m.
NUR 4.180
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