Alexis Conneau

Resident PhD Student - Paris

I joined Facebook AI Research Paris as a resident PhD student in 2015 after completing my master’s degree in vision and machine learning with the “MVA” between ENS Cachan and ENSAE. I received a BS and a Master of Applied Maths degree from École Polytechnique.


Natural language understanding, sequence to sequence learning, and neural machine translation

Latest Publications

ACL - July 9, 2020

Emerging Cross-lingual Structure in Pretrained Language Models

Shijie Wu, Alexis Conneau, Haoran Li, Luke Zettlemoyer, Veselin Stoyanov

EMNLP 2018 - October 31, 2018

Phrase-Based & Neural Unsupervised Machine Translation

Guillaume Lample, Myle Ott, Alexis Conneau, Ludovic Denoyer, Marc'Aurelio Ranzato

EMNLP 2018 - October 29, 2018

XNLI: Evaluating Cross-lingual Sentence Representations

Alexis Conneau, Ruty Rinott, Guillaume Lample, Adina Williams, Samuel R. Bowman, Holger Schwenk, Ves Stoyanov

ACL 2018 - July 18, 2018

What you can cram into a single $&!#* vector: Probing sentence embeddings for linguistic properties

Alexis Conneau, Germán Kruszewski, Guillaume Lample, LoÏc Barrault, Marco Baroni

ICLR 2018 - April 30, 2018

Unsupervised Machine Translation Using Monolingual Corpora Only

Guillaume Lample, Alexis Conneau, Ludovic Denoyer, Marc'Aurelio Ranzato

ICLR 2018 - April 30, 2018

Word Translation Without Parallel Data

Alexis Conneau, Guillaume Lample, Marc'Aurelio Ranzato, Ludovic Denoyer, Hervé Jégou

EMNLP 2017 - September 7, 2017

Supervised Learning of Universal Sentence Representations from Natural Language Inference Data

Alexis Conneau, Douwe Kiela, Holger Schwenk, LoÏc Barrault, Antoine Bordes