Sergei Nirenburg

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Sergei Nirenburg

2023 2023 Speaker | Circle Speaker Format Falling Walls Circle Category Social Sciences & Humanities

Sergei Nirenburg is Professor of Cognitive Science and Computer Science and Co-Director of the Language-Endowed Intelligent Agents (LEIA) Lab at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy, New York, USA. He was born in Kharkiv, Ukraine and earned his PhD at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel. He has led R&D teams of up to 80 in various areas of AI, computational linguistics and cognitive robotics. Dr. Nirenburg has co-written four and edited six books, and published over 250 refereed papers. His next book, Agents in the Long Game of AI, co-authored with Marjorie McShane and Jesse English, will be published next year by MIT Press. He served as editor for two professional journals and has organized over a dozen international conferences and summer schools. Since 1984 he has given over 125 keynote lectures, tutorials and invited presentations in 30 countries.

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Events with Sergei Nirenburg

Wed | Nov 08, 2023 | 09.00 AM - 06.00 PM Berlin Time

Volkswagen Foundation Symposium for Breakthroughs in Social Sciences & Humanities

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