Jack Urbanek

New York City, United States

Jack is a Research Engineer focused on dialogue systems and crowdsourcing tooling. His current primary project is LIGHT, a cross between a dialogue research environment and a playable crowdwork-powered game. Before Facebook, Jack studied both computer science and electrical and computer engineering as an undergraduate at Carnegie Mellon University.

Jack's Publications

November 01, 2019

RESEARCH

COMPUTER VISION

Learning to Speak and Act in a Fantasy Text Adventure Game

Jack Urbanek, Angela Fan, Siddharth Karamcheti, Saachi Jain, Samuel Humeau, Emily Dinan, Tim Rocktäschel, Douwe Kiela, Arthur Szlam, Jason Weston,

November 01, 2019

July 15, 2018

RESEARCH

NLP

Personalizing Dialogue Agents: I have a dog, do you have pets too?

Saizheng Zhang, Emily Dinan, Jack Urbanek, Arthur Szlam, Douwe Kiela, Jason Weston,

July 15, 2018

April 30, 2018

RESEARCH

COMPUTER VISION

Mastering the Dungeon: Grounded Language Learning by Mechanical Turker Descent

Zhilin Yang, Saizheng Zhang, Jack Urbanek, Will Feng, Alexander H. Miller, Arthur Szlam, Douwe Kiela, Jason Weston,

April 30, 2018