Sebastian is a research scientist at Cohere based in Berlin, Germany working on making large language models (LLMs) multilingual. Before that he was a research scientist at Google DeepMind. He completed his PhD in Natural Language Processing and Deep Learning at the Insight Research Centre for Data Analytics, while working as a research scientist at Dublin-based text analytics startup AYLIEN. Previously, he studied Computational Linguistics at the University of Heidelberg, Germany and at Trinity College, Dublin. During his studies, he worked with Microsoft, IBM's Extreme Blue, Google Summer of Code, and SAP, among others. He's interested in transfer learning for NLP and making ML and NLP more accessible.
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