Dan Jurafsky

Professor and Chair of Linguistics, Professor of Computer Science
Stanford University
Participates in 1 Session

Dan Jurafsky is Professor and Chair of Linguistics and Professor of Computer Science, at Stanford University. His research has focused on the extraction of meaning, intention, and affect from text and speech, on the processing of Chinese, and on applying natural language processing to the cognitive and social sciences.

Dan is very interested in NLP education, and he co-wrote the widely-used textbook "Speech and Language Processing"  (whose 3rd edition is in (slow) progress) and co-taught the first massive open online class on natural language processing. 

The recipient of a 2002 MacArthur Fellowship, Dan is also a  2015 James Beard Award Nominee for his book, "The Language of Food: A Linguist Reads the Menu”. 

Sessions in which Dan Jurafsky participates

Friday December 8, 2017

2:30 PM
2:30 PM