German I. Parisi

Research Scientist - Apprente, Inc. , Mountain View, CA, USA

Research Associate - Department of Computer Science, University of Hamburg, Germany

Co-founder of ContinualAI

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Research Interests


. Lifelong and Continual Machine Learning
. Multisensory Learning, Integration, and Conflict Resolution
. Neural Network Self-Organization, Unsupervised learning, Growing Neural Nets
. Neuroscience-based AI, Autonomous Agents and Robots (Developmental / Curriculum / Transfer Learning)

Selected Publications


Parisi, G.I., Kemker, R., Part, J.L., Kanan, C., Wermter, S. (2019)Continual Lifelong Learning with Neural Networks: A Review. Neural Networks 133:54-71 [arXiv:1802.07569]
Parisi, G.I., Tani, J., Weber, C., Wermter, S. (2018)Lifelong Learning of Spatiotemporal Representations with Dual-Memory Recurrent Self-Organization. Frontiers in Neurorobotics 12:78 [arXiv:1805.10966]
Parisi, G.I., Barros, P., Fu, D., Magg., S. Wu, H., Liu, X., Wermter, S. (2018)A Neurorobotic Experiment for Crossmodal Conflict Resolution in Complex Environments. IEEE/RSJ IROS'18, Madrid, Spain [arXiv:1802.10408]
Barros, P., Parisi, G.I., Weber, C., Wermter, S. (2017)Emotion-modulated Attention Improves Expression Recognition: A Deep Learning Model. Neurocomputing 253:104-114.
Parisi, G.I., Tani, J., Weber, C., Wermter, S. (2016)Emergence of Multimodal Action Representations from Neural Network Self-Organization. Cognitive Systems Research 43:208-221.
Parisi, G.I., Weber, C., Wermter, S. (2015)Self-Organizing Neural Integration of Pose-Motion Features for Human Action Recognition. Frontiers in Neurorobotics 9(3).

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Organized Events & Special Issues


2019 - [CFP] Research Topic: "Closing the Loop: From Human Behavior to Multisensory Robots"Frontiers in Robotics and AI, Psychology, and Neuroscience
2018-10-05 - Workshop on Crossmodal Learning for Intelligent Robotics @ IEEE/RSJ International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems (IROS)'18, Madrid, Spain
2018-09-08 - Workshop on Intelligent Assistive Systems @ IEEE World Congress on Computational Intelligence (WCCI-IJCNN) '18, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
2018 - [CFP] Special Issue on Crossmodal Learning Cognitive Systems Research journal (Elsevier)
2017-09-18 - Workshop on Computational Models for Crossmodal Learning @ Joint IEEE International Conference on Development and Learning and on Epigenetic Robotics (ICDL-EPIROB) '17, Lisbon, Portugal