NL SEMINAR -An introduction to transfer learning in NLP and HuggingFace
Thu, Dec 10, 2020 @ 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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Speaker: Thomas Wolf, Hugging Face
Talk Title: An introduction to transfer learning in NLP and HuggingFace
Series: NL Seminar
Abstract: In this talk I'll start by introducing the recent breakthroughs in NLP that resulted from the combination of Transfer Learning schemes and Transformer architectures. The second part of the talk will be dedicated to an introduction of the open-source tools released by HuggingFace, in particular our Transformers, Tokenizers and Datasets libraries and our models.
Biography: Thomas Wolf is co founder and Chief Science Officer of HuggingFace. His team is on a mission to catalyze and democratize NLP research. Prior to HuggingFace, Thomas gained a Ph.D. in physics, and later a law degree. He worked as a physics researcher and a European Patent Attorney.
Host: Jon May and Mozhdeh Gheini
More Info: https://nlg.isi.edu/nl-seminar/
Location: Information Science Institute (ISI) - Virtual Only
WebCast Link: https://youtu.be/sKfRlPD8DhU
Audiences: NL Seminar
Contact: Petet Zamar
Event Link: https://nlg.isi.edu/nl-seminar/