I'm a Lead Research Scientist with Corporate Research & Development at Thomson Reuters working under Dr. Khalid Al-Kofahi, Thomson Reuters' Vice President of Research. My most recent research has focused on legal analytics and news event clustering. My earlier research included language modeling in the financial domain, question answering and e-discovery.
Through the summer of 2013, I was on loan for two years to the Catalyst Lab at Thomson Reuters Global Resources (TRGR) in Baar, Switzerland, working under Dr. Peter Pircher. The Catalyst Lab focuses on innovation, collaboration and the leveraging of corporate technology resources, in addition to performing a number of research functions for the company.At the Artificial Intelligence & Law conference in Rome, ICAIL 2013, I was elected president of the International Association for Artificial Intelligence and Law (IAAIL) and served on its Executive Committee for the following two-year term.
I'm a Computer Science graduate of the University of Massachusetts--Amherst. My advisor was Dr. W. Bruce Croft, Director of the Center for Intelligent Information Retrieval (CIIR) within the Department of Computer Science.
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News on Summer 2012 "Switzerland for Swaziland" ride through 6 European countries in 6 days (800km) to raise funds for the Young Heroes organization that assists AIDS orphans in Swaziland.
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