Parisa Kordjamshidi
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Parisa Kordjamshidi

Professional Activities


Member of editorial board of Journal of Artificial Intelligence Research (JAIR), July 2016-present.

Editorial Board of Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence, part of the journal Frontiers in Artificial Intelligence and Frontiers in Big Data, Review Editor, Oct-2018-present.

Organizing venues and workshops

Organizing CLeaR-2022, the First International Workshop on Combining Learning and Reasoning: Programming Languages, Formalisms, and Representations; In conjunction with the 36th AAAI conference on artificial intelligence (AAAI-2022), February 28, 2022, virtual.

Academic inclusion co-chair at 2022 Annual conference of North American chapter of computational linguistics (NAACL-2022).

Organizing Committee of EMNLP-2021 conference, workshops chair.

Organizing Committee of Databases and AI workshop (DBAI-2021), co-located with NeurIPS-2021.

Organizing committee of International Combined Workshop on Spatial Language Understanding and Grounded Communication for Robotics (SPLU-RoboNLP-2021). Co-located with ACL-2021. August 6th.

Third International Workshop on Spatial Language Understanding, in conjunction with The Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing 2020 (EMNLP 2020). here.

Fourth International Workshop on Declarative Learning Based Programming (DeLBP-19), co-located with IJCAI-2019, here.

ACS-2019 Workshop on Cognitive vision and AI for embodied perception and interaction, here.

Combined Workshop on Spatial Language Understanding (SpLU) & Grounded Communication for Robotics (RoboNLP) in conjunction with NAACL-2019, June 6, Minnesota, USA. (Chair)

First workshop on Cognitive Vision: Integrated vision and AI for embodied perception and Interaction. In conjunction with IJCAI-ECAI 2018, July 14, STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN. (co-organizer)

First workshop on Spatial Language Understanding (SpLU-2018) in conjunction with NAACL-2018, June 1-6, New Orleans, USA.

The 16th Annual Conference of the North American Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics: Human Language Technologies, New Orleans, Louisiana, June 1-6, 2018, (Local Sponsorships and Exhibits Chair).

The 3rd International workshop on Declarative Learning based Programming (DeLBP-2018), AAAI-2018, Feb 3rd, 2018, New Orleans, USA. (main organizer)

The 2nd International workshop on Declarative Learning based Programming (DeLBP-2017), IJCAI-17, August 19-20, 2017, Melbourne, Australia. (main organizer)

CLEF-2017 Lab/Workshop on multi-modal Spatial Role Labeling (mSpRL) in Dublin, 11-14 September 2017. (main organizer)

Declarative Learning Based Programming (DeLBP), (AAAI-16), 2016. February 12-17, Phoenix, Arizona, USA. (Chair)

International workshop on Semantic Evaluation, SpaceEval shared task, SemEval 2015, Denver, Colorado, 2015. (co-organizer)

International workshop on Semantic Evaluation, Spatial role labeling shared task, SemEval 2013, Atlanta, Georgia, USA, 2013. (co-organizer)

International workshop on Semantic Evaluation, Spatial role labeling shared task, SemEval 2012, Montreal, Canada, 2012. (main organizer)

(Senior) Program Committee member/ Area Chair
  • Senior PC of AAAI-2022. Senior Area chair for NAACL-2022, track of Language Grounding to Vision, Robotics and Beyond. Action Editor for ACL-2022 rolling review (ARR). Program committee IJCAI-2022. Doctoral program mentoring at IJCAI-2022. Area chair COLING-2022, vision and language track. Area chair of ECML-PKDD-2022. Program committee of Structured Prediction NLP (SPNLP) workshop at ACL-2022.
  • Area chair of ACL-2021; Senior program committee of IJCAI-2021; PC: AAAI-2021, CoNLL-2021, EACL-2021, SPNLP workshop at ACL-2021.
  • Area Chair for ACL-2020 (Language Grounding to Vision, Robotics and Beyond track), AAAI-2020 (PC), IJCAI-2020 (PC), ACL-2020 SRW workshop (PC), Women+Data Science at MSU (PC), CoNLL-2020 (PC), CoLING-2020 (PC), LANTERN workshop at CoLING (PC), EMNLP-2020 (PC), SPNLP workshop at EMNLP-2020 (PC).
  • SPC: AAAI-2019, PC: CoNLL-2019, EMNLP-2019, NAACL-2019, IJCAI-2019, *SEM-2019, ACL-2019, WS on Structured Prediction for NLP(SPNLP) @ACL-2019, WS on Geographic Information Retrieval (GIR-19), WS on Speaking of Location 2019: Communicating about Space, @COSIT-2019, WS Beyond Vision and LANguage: inTEgrating Real-World kNowledge (LANTERN) @EMNLP-2019, 13th Workshop on Geographic Information Retrieval GIR'19 in cooperation with ACM SIGSPATIAL.
  • PC: IJCAI-2018, AAAI-2018, LREC-2018, ACL-2018, COLING-2018, EMNLP-2018
  • PC: EACL-2017, AAAI-2017, EMNLP-2017, IJCNLP-2017, COSIT-2017-workshop on Speaking of Location
  • PC: COLING-2016, IJCAI-2016, AAAI-2016
  • PC: ACL-IJCNLP 2015
  • PC: 21st European Conference on Artificial Intelligence (ECAI 2014)
  • PC: ECML/PKDD 2014, workshop on Multi-target prediction
  • The 18th ACM SIGKDD International Conference on Knowledge Discovery and DataMining (KDD12)
  • Workshop: @ECML/PKDD 2014, workshop on Multi-target prediction}
  • International Workshop on Semantic Evaluation (2015, 2013, 2012)
  • Reviewer: AAAI-2010
    External reviewer

    NSF review panels, 2022, 2021, 2020, 2019.

    Swiss National Science Foundation (SNF) grant proposal, 2017/2018

    Graduate and under graduate program of department of computer science Texas A&M-Commerce, 2018

    Tenure review for Colorado College, 2017

    Mentoring and Reach out

    IJCAI-2022 doctoral program mentoring

    Mentoring for Girls who code program, East Lansing, Michigan, Fall 2021.

    Mentoring for ACL-2021 student research workshop, Mentoring for NAACL-2021 student research workshop.

    Mentoring for ACL Student Research Workshop (SRW) 2020

    Reviewer mentoring at ACL-2020 conference

    Mentoring Committee for the Student Research Workshop (SRW) at ACL 2019, Florence, Italy.

    Mentoring at AAAI-2018 Doctoral Consortium.

    Mentoring at COLING-2018.

    Peer Review Journals
  • Frontiers in Artificial Intelligence.
  • Journal of Artificial Intelligence Research (JAIR) (2017, 2018, 2019)
  • International Journal of Approximate Reasoning
  • Language Resources and Evaluation
  • IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence
  • Expert Systems With Applications (Journal), 2018
  • Natural Language Engineering (Journal), 2017, 2018, 2019
  • Journal of Experimental and Theoretical Artificial Intelligence (2015,2019)
  • Journal of AI Communications
  • Computational and Mathematical Methods in Medicine (2015)
  • Book: Chapter review for Handbook of Linguistic annotation (2014)
  • Intelligent Data Analysis, Special Issue on Business Analytics in Finance and Industry, 2014
  • Iranian Journal of Electrical and Computer Engineering (IJECE)
  • Journal of the Association for Information Science and Technology.