Experience

 
 
 
 
 
September 2019 – Present
Seattle, WA

Predoctoral Young Investigator

Allen Institute for Artificial Intelligence

Advisor

 
 
 
 
 
June 2019 – July 2019
Seoul, Korea

Visiting Scholar

SNU Music & Audio Research Group

Worked on

  • Human Pose Estimation
  • Music / Dance Understanding

Advisor

 
 
 
 
 
July 2018 – March 2019
Seongnam, Korea

AI Residency

NAVER Clova

Published 1 paper

Worked on

  • Generative Model
  • Question Answering / Generation
  • Summarization

Advisor

 
 
 
 
 
March 2017 – May 2018
Seoul, Korea

Research Internship

SNU Vision & Learning Lab

Published 1 paper

Worked on

  • Conversation Modeling
  • Image Captioning
  • Generative Model
  • Uncertainty Estimation

Advisor

 
 
 
 
 
January 2017 – February 2017
Hong Kong

Research Internship

HKUST

Worked on

  • AST-based Python-Pseudocode Translation

Advisor

 
 
 
 
 
August 2016 – December 2016
Seoul, Korea

NLP Researcher

DataNada

Developed

  • ADA, Chatbot for 8Percent, the first Chatbot in the FinTech industry in Korea
  • Korean Dependency Parser

Advisor

 
 
 
 
 
January 2015 – May 2015
Montreal, Canada

Research Internship

Polytechnique Montréal

Worked on

  • Mixed Integer Programming
  • Patient Classification
  • Nursing Assignment

Advisor

Publications

Proposes VHCR: a hierarchical latent variable model which mitigates posterior collapse problem of Seq2Seq-VAE
NAACL-HLT (Oral), 2018