NLP Consultant, Language Technology Group
Robert has been building NLP applications for over 35 years. As a practitioner, he has delivered solutions for companies like Nuance and Microsoft, and has built SaaS products as the CTO for an NLP startup. For 10 years, he was editor-in-chief of Computational Linguistics, the field’s most prestigious journal. As an academic, he has authored around 200 peer-reviewed papers and several books, including a comprehensive Handbook of Natural Language Processing, and the de facto textbook on Building Natural Language Generation Systems.