Google NLP PhD Summit

Google invites PhD Students and Post Docs from European and Middle Eastern universities to participate in our exclusive NLP PhD Summit. At this summit, Google researchers and engineers will discuss where, what and how we work on NLP. This is the first PhD summit of its kind and we are excited to build relationships with top NLP PhD students & Post Docs.

The program will be highly interactive and technologically rewarding as we will explore complex and large-scale computing challenges. This summit is designed to create an intimate environment and facilitate an exchange of ideas amongst PhD students, Post Docs, and Google researchers and engineers.

When: 23 - 26 September 2015  (Travel days: 23 & 26 September 2015)
Where: Google Zurich, Switzerland

The following Google researchers and engineers confirmed talks, or their involvement in round tables and poster shows:
Enrique Alfonseca, Research Scientist, Google Zurich
Ryan Mcdonald, Research Scientist, Google London
Srini Narayanan, Research Scientist, Google Zurich
Slav Petrov, Research Scientist, Google New York
David Talbot, Research Scientist, Google London
... and more to join

We will continue to make regular updates to this site as information become available.

If you would like to be considered for this summit, please apply with your CV. We will invite about 50 PhD students & Post Docs to participate. Please note that spaces are limited, so we may not be able to accommodate everyone. Application deadline is 30 July 2015, but we recommend to apply earlier.

We will inform you by 7 August 2015 if you can participate in this summit. This is an all-expense-paid event, so Google will cover your entire trip. If you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Srini Narayanan & Beate List
PhD Summit Committee
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