Fabio Petroni, PhD
Researcher in Computer Science
London, United Kingdom


I'm an AI & Deep Learning Enthusiast. My broad areas of interest include natural language processing and machine learning in general. Currently, I am studying natural language processing models in the Facebook Artificial Intelligence Research (FAIR) lab in London. Before That, I was with the R&D department at Thomson Reuters. I hold a Ph.D. in Engineering in Computer Science from Sapienza University of Rome. I also have a Master's in computer engineering summa cum laude and a Bachelor's degree from Sapienza University in Rome. I have been a Visiting Researcher at the University of Mannheim, and I have spent some time at Rijksuniversiteit Groningen during an Erasmus exchange. I'm an HDP Certified Apache Spark Developer. In am passionate about blockchain technologies.



Google Best Paper Award at AKBC 2020  for How Context Affects Language Models' Factual Predictions  


Short Bio:
Research Engineer 
at Facebook Artificial Intelligence Research, 1 Rathbone Square, London, since September 2018.
Research Scientist 
at Thomson ReutersResearch & Development, 30 S Colonnade, London, January 2017 - September 2018.
Data Engineer
 at KPMGData Science & Engineering, 15 Canada Square, Canary Wharf, London, April - December 2016.
Ph.D. in Engineering in Computer Science (Dottorato di Ingegneria Informatica) at the Department of Computer, Control, and Management Engineering (Dipartimento di Ingegneria Informatica, Automatica, e Gestionale) at Sapienza University of Rome, under the supervision of Prof. Leonardo Querzoni, February 2016. [thesis]
Visiting Researcher
at University of Mannheim, Data and Web Science Group, under the supervision of Prof. Rainer Gemulla, December 2014 - May 2015.
Master's degree
 in Ingegneria Informatica (Engineering of Computer Science), 110/110 summa cum laude (first class honours), Sapienza University of Rome, November 2012.
Bachelor's degree in Ingegneria Informatica (Engineering of Computer Science), Sapienza University of Rome, October 2010.
Erasmus program at Rijksuniversiteit Groningen, February - September 2008.
Diploma Liceo Scientifico "G. Peano", Monterotondo (Rome), June 2006.
Birth year 1986. 

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