Save-the-Date for NBME’s Natural Language Processing (NLP) in Assessment Conference

Posted July 16, 2021

Complimentary registration is now open. Register here by Oct. 1, 2021.

To bring together researchers from educational measurement and natural language processing (NLP) and find new ways to improve assessment using NLP capabilities, NBME is hosting a virtual conference from Nov. 1 to Nov. 2, 2021.

Attendees can look forward to hearing from the conference’s Keynote Speaker, Jill Burstein,  Duolingo, as well as listening to presentations from the following internationally renowned experts:  

  • Abeed Sarker, Emory University  

  • Alina von Davier, Duolingo    

  • Bijan Parsia, University of Manchester, UK  

  • Danielle McNamara, Arizona State University  

  • Fritz Drasgow, University of Illinois  

  • Graciela Gonzalez, University of Pennsylvania   

  • Joel Tetreault, Dataminr  

  • Jared Bernstein, Analytic Measures  

  • Le An Ha, University of Wolverhampton, UK  

  • Matthias von Davier, Boston College  

  • Nitin Madnani, ETS   

  • Peter Baldwin, NBME  

  • Polina Harik, NBME   

  • Ruslan Mitkov, University of Wolverhampton, UK  

  • Ryan Baker, University of Pennsylvania   

  • Saad Khan, Finetune  

  • Susan Lottridge, Cambium Assessment  

  • Victoria Yaneva, NBME  

  • And others!  


Applications for poster presentations will also be accepted. If you are interested in submitting a poster, let us know at  We hope you will join us this upcoming fall.  

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