Erik Cambria

Associate Professor & AI's 10 to Watch 2018

Nanyang Technological University

Erik Cambria received his PhD in Computing Science and Mathematics in 2012 following the completion of an EPSRC project in collaboration with the MIT Media Lab, which was selected as impact case study by the University of Stirling for the UK Research Excellence Framework. After working at HP Labs India and Microsoft Research Asia, in 2014 he joined Nanyang Technological University as an assistant professor.

Dr Cambria is associate editor of several journals, e.g., NEUCOM, INFFUS, KBS, AIRE, IEEE CIM and IEEE Intelligent Systems, where he manages the Department of Affective Computing and Sentiment Analysis. He is founder of SenticNet, a spinoff offering B2B sentiment analysis services (, and is recipient of many awards, e.g., AI's 10 to Watch. Dr Cambria is involved in several international conferences as PC member, e.g., AAAI, IJCAI, UAI, ACL, and EMNLP, workshop organizer, e.g., ICDM SENTIRE, and invited speaker, e.g., IEEE SSCI 2017.