Artificial Intelligence

Jerry Hobbs receives ACL Lifetime Achievement Award

Jerry Hobbs has received the Association for Computational Linguistics Lifetime Achievement Award.

The award was presented at the conclusion of the 51st annual meeting of the ACL, which was held earlier this month in Sophia, Bulgaria.

You can watch a very brief video of the beginning of the ceremony here ( it mostly just shows people clapping, though.

This ACL award recognizes Jerry's many and great contributions to the field of computational linguistics. We're lucky to have him here at ISI.

You can get a sense of the work Jerry has done here (,5)

Take a moment to congratulate Jerry, when you see him in the hall.