2021 Facebook Fellowship Summit

About this event

Welcome to the 2021 Facebook Fellowship Summit! 

We look forward to your participation in this year's virtual summit taking place Wednesday, September 8th - Friday, September 10th. This year's summit will feature a welcome session from the FB Research Operations and Academic Relations team, talks from the FB research teams, booths featuring video recordings of fellows sharing their current work, and networking sessions with 2020-2021 Fellows, Facebook researchers and recruiters. 

Please register to attend the virtual summit through this site, and join the 2021 Facebook Fellowship Summit group on Facebook to chat with attendees and organizers. We look forward to seeing you soon! 

Scroll down to see the agenda for the summit, and check back on this site for updates to the agenda and speaker list.

Speakers

Facilitators

Moderators

  • Akshitha Sriraman

    Akshitha Sriraman

    University of Michigan | Carnegie Mellon Uninversity

    PhD Candidate, Distributed Systems and Incoming Assistant Professor

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  • Alane Suhr

    Alane Suhr

    Cornell University

    PhD Student, Natural Language Processing

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  • Alireza Farhadi

    Alireza Farhadi

    University of Maryland

    PhD Student, Economics & Computation

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  • Anna Frühstück

    Anna Frühstück

    King Abdullah University of Science and Technology

    PhD Student, Computer Graphics

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  • Ashwin Rajadesingan

    Ashwin Rajadesingan

    University of Michigan

    PhD Student, Computational Social Science

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  • Briana Vecchione

    Briana Vecchione

    Cornell University

    PhD Student, Social & Economic Policy

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  • Cihang Xie

    Cihang Xie

    Johns Hopkins University

    PhD Student, Computer Vision

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  • David Pujol

    David Pujol

    Duke University

    PhD Student, Privacy & Data Use

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  • Devendra Singh Chaplot

    Devendra Singh Chaplot

    Carnegie Mellon University

    PhD Student, Computer Vision

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  • Diana Freed

    Diana Freed

    Cornell University

    PhD Candidate, Instagram/Facebook App Well-Being & Safety

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  • Dimitris Tsipras

    Dimitris Tsipras

    Massachusetts Institute of Technology

    PhD Student, Machine Learning

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  • Doris Jung-Lin Lee

    Doris Jung-Lin Lee

    University of California, Berkeley

    PhD Student, Systems for Machine Learning

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  • Elena Voita

    Elena Voita

    University of Amsterdam

    PhD Student, Natural Language Processing

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  • Gauthami Penakalapati

    Gauthami Penakalapati

    University of California, Berkeley

    PhD Student, Social & Economic Policy

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  • Heng Tseng Wen

    Heng Tseng Wen

    Queen Mary University of London

    PhD Student, Social & Economic Policy

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  • Huiying Li

    Huiying Li

    University of Chicago

    PhD Student, Security & Privacy

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  • Juncheng Yang

    Juncheng Yang

    Carnegie Mellon University

    PhD Student, Compute Storage & Efficiency

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  • Lucianna Kiffer

    Lucianna Kiffer

    Northeastern University

    PhD Candidate, Blockchain & Cryptoeconomics

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  • Lydia Zakynthinou

    Lydia Zakynthinou

    Northeastern University

    PhD Candidate, Applied Statistics

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  • Merlin Nimier-David

    Merlin Nimier-David

    École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne

    PhD Student, Computer Graphics

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  • Michelle Guo

    Michelle Guo

    Stanford University

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  • Min Chul Shin

    Min Chul Shin

    Colombia University

    PhD Student, AR/VR Photonics & Optics

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  • Nirvan Tyagi

    Nirvan Tyagi

    Cornell University

    PhD Student, Security & Privacy

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  • Nofel Yaseen

    Nofel Yaseen

    University of Pennsylvania

    PhD Student, Networking & Connectivity

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  • Panagiotis Sioulas

    Panagiotis Sioulas

    École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne

    PhD Student, Structured Data Stores

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  • Sai Krishna Rallabandi

    Sai Krishna Rallabandi

    Carnegie Mellon University

    PhD Student, Spoken Language Processing & Audio Classification

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  • Saikat Dutta

    Saikat Dutta

    University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign

    PhD Student, Programming Languages

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  • Samaneh Zamanifard

    Samaneh Zamanifard

    Clemson University

    PhD Student, AR/VR Privacy & Ethics

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  • Sharifa Sultana

    Sharifa Sultana

    Cornell University

    PhD Student, Instagram/Facebook App Well-Being & Safety

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  • William (Bill) Fritz

    William (Bill) Fritz

    University of Oxford

    PhD Candidate, AR/VR Privacy & Ethics

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  • Xinyun Chen

    Xinyun Chen

    University of California, Berkeley

    PhD Student, Machine Learning

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  • Yannis Chronis

    Yannis Chronis

    University of Wisconsin–Madison

    PhD Student, Structured Data Stores

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  • Yao-Hung Hubert Tsai

    Yao-Hung Hubert Tsai

    Carnegie Mellon University

    PhD Student, Spoken Language Processing & Audio Classification

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  • Yuanming Hu

    Yuanming Hu

    Massachusetts Institute of Technology

    PhD Student, Computer Graphics

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  • Zackary Misso

    Zackary Misso

    Darthmouth College

    PhD Student, Computer Graphics

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Hosts

  • Alessa Bell

    Alessa Bell

    Facebook

    Program Manager

  • Jessica Birch

    Jessica Birch

    Meta

    Research Events Producer

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