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ASAPP—Ryan McDonald

How task-oriented dialog helps empower agents

Task-oriented dialog elevates AI for the contact center, providing a much richer view of what’s happening so agents can more efficiently serve customers’ needs. Watch now

Ryan McDonald
Ryan McDonald, PhD

Chief Scientist at ASAPP

ASAPP—Ryan McDonald
ASAPP—Utilizing Pre-trained Language Model for Speech Sentiment Analysis

Utilizing Pre-trained Language Model for Speech Sentiment Analysis

On the path to real-time speech sentiment analysis, new ASAPP research achieves training efficiency gains with transfer learning between spoken and written language domains. Read more

Suwon Shon
Suwon Shon, PhD

Senior Speech Scientist at ASAPP

ASAPP—Utilizing Pre-trained Language Model for Speech Sentiment Analysis
ASAPP—Multi-mode ASR: Increasing Robustness with Dynamic Future Contexts

Multi-mode ASR: Increasing Robustness with Dynamic Future Contexts

Rather than maintaining multiple ASR models that work under varying time constraints or conditions, new ASAPP research introduces a single multi-mode model that can dynamically adjust to different scenarios. Read more

Kwangyoun Kim
Kwangyoun Kim

Senior Speech Scientist at ASAPP

ASAPP—Multi-mode ASR: Increasing Robustness with Dynamic Future Contexts
ASAPP—Introducing CLIP: A Dataset to Improve Continuity of Patient Care with Unsupervised NLP

Introducing CLIP: A Dataset to Improve Continuity of Patient Care with Unsupervised NLP

In pursuit of our mission to enhance human performance and automate the world’s workflows, ASAPP is releasing one of the largest annotated datasets for clinical NLP. Read more

James Mullenbach
James Mullenbach

Research Engineer at ASAPP

ASAPP—Introducing CLIP: A Dataset to Improve Continuity of Patient Care with Unsupervised NLP
ASAPP—Task-oriented dialogue systems could be better. Here’s a new dataset to help.

Task-oriented dialogue systems could be better. Here’s a new dataset to help.

Dialogue State Tracking has run its course. That’s why we’re establishing a new Action-Based Conversations Dataset. Read more

Derek Chen
Derek Chen

Research Scientist at ASAPP

ASAPP—Task-oriented dialogue systems could be better. Here’s a new dataset to help.
ASAPP—Addressing Instabilities For Few-sample BERT Fine-tuning

Addressing instabilities for few-sample BERT fine-tuning

Building on recent advances in natural language processing, new research from Felix Wu identifies ways to significantly stabilize BERT fine-tuning on small datasets. Read more

Felix Wu
Felix Wu, PhD

Research Scientist at ASAPP

ASAPP—Addressing Instabilities For Few-sample BERT Fine-tuning
ASAPP—Filling in the missing pieces for automation

Filling in the missing pieces for automation

Natural language input can be hard to classify. ASAPP research goes beyond conventional methods, building better systems to inform more accurate automation. Read more

Yoav Artzi
Yoav Artzi

Research Fellow at ASAPP

ASAPP—Filling in the missing pieces for automation
ASAPP—From Network Compression to DenseNets

From network compression to DenseNets

Neural Network Compression. What is it, and why does it matter? Here’s a look at what led to the development of DenseNets for parameter-efficient networks with significantly more accurate predictions. Read more

Kilian Weinberger
Kilian Weinberger, PhD

Principal Scientist and Head of ASAPP Ithaca Research Lab

ASAPP—From Network Compression to DenseNets
Why I joined ASAPP: This holistic approach takes AI to new levels

Why I joined ASAPP: Taking AI to new levels in enterprise solutions

Ryan McDonald, PhD shares his excitement about joining ASAPP, and the opportunity to build revolutionary products that are AI-centric from concept. Read more

Ryan McDonald
Ryan McDonald, PhD

Chief Scientist at ASAPP

Why I joined ASAPP: This holistic approach takes AI to new levels
ASAPP—Reducing the High Cost and Carbon Footprint of Training NLP Models With SRU ++

Reducing the high cost of training NLP models with SRU++

Highly expressive and efficient neural models can be designed using SRU++ with little attention computation needed. Read more

Tao Lei
Tao Lei, PhD

Research Leader and Scientist at ASAPP

ASAPP—Reducing the High Cost and Carbon Footprint of Training NLP Models With SRU ++