Natural Language Processing Workshop for MILA Sponsors and Partners



Until August 4 only invited participants (i.e., members and partners of MILA or RALI) are allowed to register for this workshop. From August 5 onwards members and partners of IVADO and the CRM will be allowed to register.

MILA, a laboratory of the Centre de recherches mathématiques, invites you to participate in the workshop on Natural Language Processing. This event will take place on August 31, 2018, in Room P-310 of the Pavillon Roger-Gaudry on the Université de Montréal campus. The address of this building (no. 14 on the campus map) is 2900, boulevard Édouard-Montpetit, Campus de l'Université de Montréal.

Organizer: Alain Tapp (MILA, Université de Montréal)

Institutions: MILA and CRM

Number of participants: 200

This event is FREE.


This one-day workshop on Natural Language Processing is a great opportunity for the partners of MILA, IVADO, and the CRM to interact with MILA's academic members. The number of participants cannot exceeed 200 so registration is required.

Please use the following link to register for the workshop.


Schedule (tentative)

8:30 Registration

9:15 Welcome by MILA executives

9:30 Yoshua Bengio (Université de Montréal)

10:00 Jackie Cheung (McGill University)

10:45 Coffee break

11:00 Jian Tang (HEC Montréal)

11:30 Jessica Mastronardi (Maluuba Microsoft Research)

12:00 Lunch

13:30 George Foster (Google)

14:00 Sarath Chandar (Université de Montréal)

14:30 Andre Cianflone (McGill University)

15:00 Coffee break

15:15 Massimo Caccia (HEC Montréal)

15:45 Jad Kabbara (McGill University)

16:15 Mehdi Rezagholizadeh (Huawei)

16:45 The workshop ends.