Vasudeva Varma

I am a Professor and a former Dean (Research) at IIIT Hyderabad. My research interests are in the broad areas of Information Retrieval, Extraction and Access, more specifically: natural language processing, social media analysis, cross language information access, summarization and semantic search. I also work in the areas of Cloud Computing and Reuse in Software Engineering. I am also the CEO of IIIT Hyderabad Foundation, which runs one of the largest technology incubators in India. The Foundation manages IIIT-H’s IP and technology transfers.

News

2019

Work on Style Transfer accepted at AAAI '20.

2019

Serving as General Chair at CODS-COMAD 2020, India's largest AI conference.

2019

Project Angel featured in online media.

2019

Team Goldfish gets the top position at the Clickbait Challenge.

2018

Runners-up in the shared task for semantic discernment of happy moments posted online - @ AffConn, AAAI '19.

2017

Work on extractive summarization accepted at AAAI '18.