Aasish Pappu is a Research Scientist at Yahoo! Labs, New York. He works on Discourse and Dialogue problems at Yahoo. Prior to Yahoo, he obtained his PhD in 2014 from the School of Computer Science at Carnegie Mellon University. His research interests are Semantic Knowledge Bases, and Multilingual Discourse Processing. He has previously worked on problems related to Spoken Language Processing, Spoken Dialog Systems, Learning Semantic Knowledge Bases for Dialog Agents, and Multiparty Conversational Agents.