Piero Molino

Piero Molino
Piero is a research scientist focusing on Natural Language Processing. He received a PhD in computer science from the University of Bari in Italy with a thesis on distributional semantics in question answering. He worked for Yahoo Labs in Barcelona on learning to rank on community question answering mixing language, user modeling and social network analysis techniques. He then joined IBM Watson in New York on and worked on question answering, query autocomplete, misspell correction using deep learning models. Before joining Uber he worked at Geometric Intelligence, where his main focus was on grounded language understanding mixing computer vision and language using deep learning approaches. He is now working on natural language understanding tasks and dialog systems.

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