Menlo Park, United States
Alexis Conneau is a research scientist at Facebook AI in Menlo Park, who completed his PhD at FAIR Paris in 2019. He previously graduated from École Polytechnique in Mathematics. His research revolves around unsupervised representation learning, transfer learning for NLU and cross-lingual understanding. His past work in these areas includes InferSent, MUSE, XNLI, XLM and XLM-R. Alexis published articles in the main NLP and machine learning conferences including ACL, EMNLP, ICLR and NeurIPS. He received an Outstanding Paper Award at EMNLP 2017, and was a co-author of the EMNLP 2018 Best Paper Award.