• ​Industry Talk on "Lessons from Building a Large Scale Commercial IR-based Chatbot for an Emerging Market" in SIGIR 2018 Industry Day, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
  • ​Industrial Keynote lecture on "The Neural Revolution: How Deep Learning in changing the landscape of Search and Relevance" in "NVidia Developer Connect" event on 20th Dec, 2017 at Hotel Lalit Ashok, Bengaluru.
  • Invited Talk on "Leveraging Parallel and Multilingual Corpora for Multilingual NLP" in CUPRAL workshop of IJCNLP 2017 held in Taipei, Taiwan on 27th Nov, 2017.
  • Talk on "The Neural Revolution in IR: From Search Engines to Conversational Agents" in TiE Hyderabad event at International School of Engineering (INSOFE), Hyderabad on 5th October, 2017.
  • Talk on “Did you know?: Mining Interesting Trivia for Entities from Wikipedia”, Machine Learning, Analytics and Data Science Conference (MLADS) 2015, Redmond, USA, Dec, 2015
  • Workshop on “Machine Learning for Information Retrieval”, IIT Kanpur, India, April, 2015
  • Workshop on “Predictive Modeling using Machine Learning”, IIT Roorkee, India, October, 2015
  • Invited Talk on “Machine Learning for Query-Document Matching in Web Search”, ACM Hyderabad Chapter, Hyderabad, India, May 2012.
  • Invited Talk on “Multilingual Pseudo-Relevance Feedback”, Xerox Research Centre, Bangalore, India, Jan 2012
  • Invited Talk on “Multilingual Information Access”, IBM Research, Bangalore, India, Sep 2011


Blog Posts/Media Articles

Manoj Chinnakotla

Researcher in Information Retrieval (IR), Natural Language Processing (NLP) and Machine Learning (ML)


  • Manoj K. Chinnakotla and Parth Gupta, “Deep Learning for Information Retrieval”, FIRE 2016, Kolkata, India.
  • ​Manoj K. Chinnakotla, Manish Shrivastava and Radhika Mamidi, “Question Answering Techniques for Structured, Semi-Structured and Unstructured Information Sources” (Full Day), ICON 2014, Goa, India.