Lasguido Nio

Researcher and Data Scientist
Rakuten Institute of Technology, Rakuten Inc.

Hi welcome to my personal website! I am Indonesian, born in Jakarta. I hold a Bachelor and Master in Computer Science from Universitas Indonesia, and Doctor degree from Nara Institute of Science and Technology (NAIST), Nara, Japan. My research themes includes dialog system, natural language processing, and machine learning.

Skills

I am proficient or familiar with a vast array of programming languages, concepts, and technologies, including:

  • Programming Language:
    Python, Java, C++, Matlab
  • Web Technologies and Frameworks:
    Django, PHP, HTML, AJAX, Javascript, CSS
  • Natural Language Processing,
    Dialog System and Management,
    Information Retrieval

Capabilites

  • Languages: Indonesian (native), English (active), Japanese (daily conversation, passive).
  • Strong deduction, analytical, and problem solving ability.
  • Capable on working independently or as a part of a team effort.

  Publications

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Peer-reviewed publications at international conferences and journals

Accurate Product Attribute Extraction on the Field

Laura Alonso Alemany, Lasguido Nio, Martin Rezk, Ted Zhang.
International Conference on Data Engineering (ICDE). Macau SAR, China. April 2019.
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Unsupervised Extractive Summarization for Product Description using Coverage Maximization with Attribute Concept

Vijay Daultani, Lasguido Nio, Young-Joo Chung.
International Conference on Semantic Computing (ICSC). Newport Beach, USA. January 2019.

Intelligence is Asking The Right Question: A Study on Japanese Question Generation

Lasguido Nio, Koji Murakami.
IEEE Spoken Language Technology Workshop (SLT). Athens, Greece. December 2018.
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Neural Network Approaches to Dialog Response Retrieval and Generation

Lasguido Nio, Sakriani Sakti, Graham Neubig, Koichiro Yoshino, Satoshi Nakamura.
IEICE Transactions on Information and Systems. 2016.
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Example Based Dialogue System Based on Satisfaction Prediction

Masahiro Mizukami, Lasguido Nio, Hideaki Kizuki, Toshio Nomura, Graham Neubig, Koichiro Yoshino, Sakriani Sakti, Tomoki Toda, Satoshi Nakamura.
Japanese Society for Artificial Intelligence Vol. 31(2016) No. 1. January 2016.

Recursive Neural Network Paraphrase Identification for Example-based Dialog Retrieval

Lasguido Nio, Sakriani Sakti, Graham Neubig, Tomoki Toda, Satoshi Nakamura.
Asia Pacific Signal and Information Processing Association (APSIPA). Siem Reap, Cambodia. December 2014.
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Improving the Robustness of Example-based Dialog Retrieval using Recursive Neural Network Paraphrase Identification

Lasguido Nio, Sakriani Sakti, Graham Neubig, Tomoki Toda, Satoshi Nakamura.
IEEE Spoken Language Technology Workshop (SLT). Lake Tahoe, USA. December 2014.
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Conversation Dialog Corpora from Drama Television and Movie Scripts

Lasguido Nio, Sakriani Sakti, Graham Neubig, Tomoki Toda, Satoshi Nakamura.
The 17th Oriental COCOSDA Conference. Phuket, Thailand. September 2014.
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Utilizing Human-to-Human Conversation Examples for a Multi Domain Chat-oriented Dialog System

Lasguido Nio, Sakriani Sakti, Graham Neubig, Tomoki Toda, Satoshi Nakamura.
IEICE Transactions on Information and Systems. June 2014.
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Combination of Example-based and SMT-based Approaches in a Chat-oriented Dialog System

Lasguido Nio, Sakriani Sakti, Graham Neubig, Tomoki Toda, Satoshi Nakamura.
International Conference on Electronics Technology and Industrial Development (ICE-ID), Bali, Indonesia. October 2013.

Developing Non-Goal Dialog System based on Examples of Drama Television

Lasguido Nio, Sakriani Sakti, Graham Neubig, Tomoki Toda, Mirna Adriani, Satoshi Nakamura.
The International Workshop on Spoken Dialog Systems (IWSDS). Paris, France. December 2012.
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Publications at domestic conferences and journals

Combination of Statistical and Neural Approaches in the Japanese Question Generation System

Lasguido Nio, Koji Murakami.
The 25th Annual Meeting of Natural Language Processing (NLP). Nagoya, Japan. March 2019.
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調理手順テキストと料理画像の特徴量の最近傍探索に基づく重複レシピの検出手法

小邦 将輝, Lasguido Nio, 平手 勇宇, 関 洋平.
信学技報, vol. 118, no. 278, HCS2018-44, pp. 19-24. Tsukuba, Japan. November 2018.

Japanese Sentiment Classification Using Bidirectional Long Short-Term Memory Recurrent Neural Network

Lasguido Nio, Koji Murakami.
The 24th Annual Meeting of Natural Language Processing (NLP). Okayama, Japan. March 2018.
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Robust Example-based Dialog Retrieval using Distributed Word Representations and Recursive Autoencoders

Lasguido Nio, Sakriani Sakti, Graham Neubig, Tomoki Toda, Satoshi Nakamura.
The 72nd Japanese Society for Artificial Intelligence Speech and Language Understanding (SIG-SLUD). Kanagawa, Japan. December 2014.

A Dialog System with Human-to-Human Conversation Example

Lasguido Nio, Sakriani Sakti, Graham Neubig, Tomoki Toda, Satoshi Nakamura.
Autumn Conference on Acoustical Society of Japan (ASJ). Sapporo, Japan. September 2014.

Transverse Maze with BFS Algorithm using Lego's Robot

Budianto, Lasguido, Fahry Fathurrahman.
(Journal of Indonesian Computer Science) Jurnal Ilmu Komputer Indonesia, Volume 4, February 2011.

Honors & Awards

Bronze Medal, 2011, Applicative Robot Division, International Robotic Olympiad, Jakarta.
Special Award, 2011, Applicative Robot Contest, INAICTA, Jakarta.
Rank 3, 2011, Indonesia Smart Robot Contest: Legged Division, National Championship; hosted by Directorate General of Higher Education and Gajah Mada University.
Rank 2, 2011, Indonesia Smart Robot Contest: Legged Division, Regional II; hosted by Directorate General of Higher Education and Bandung Telkom Institute.
Rank 3, 2010, Indonesia Smart Robot Contest: Legged Division, National Championship; hosted by Directorate General of Higher Education and Sepuluh November Institute of Technology.
Rank 2, 2010, Indonesia Smart Robot Contest: Legged Division, Regional II; hosted by Directorate General of Higher Education and Bandung State Polytechnic.
Rank 2, 2010, Programming Competition: ACM INC, hosted by Bina Nusantara University.
Rank 18, 2010, Programming Competition: ACM ICPC, Asia Regional Contest, Jakarta Site, hosted by Bina Nusantara University.
Rank 5, 2009, Programming Competition: ACM INC, hosted by Bina Nusantara University.