Farrokh is an A.I scientist working in Silo.AI (https://silo.ai/). He is also a university researcher and for the last 8 years, he has been part of the TurkuNLP group (https://turkunlp.org/), at the Department of Future Technologies, University of Turku, Finland. With a strong track record in publication and achieving high ranks in several international text mining and machine learning competitions, Farrokh has been specializing on deep learning-based methods for Biomedical Natural Language Processing (BioNLP) and text mining. His research has focused on low-resource setups, where minimal training data is available. Farrokh will defend his PhD thesis on ‘Optimizing Text Mining Methods for Biomedical Natural Language Processing’ in early 2020.