Miloš Jakubíček

Sketch Engine

Miloš Jakubíček

Sketch Engine

Short bio

Miloš Jakubíček is the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Lexical Computing, a research company working in the area of language technologies, primarily at the intersection of corpus and computational linguistics and computer lexicography. By profession, he is an NLP researcher and software engineer. His research interests are devoted mainly to two fields: effective processing of very large text corpora and the parsing of morphologically rich languages. Since 2008, Miloš has been involved in the development of Lexical Computing’s flagship product, the Sketch Engine corpus management suite. Since 2011, he has been Director of the Czech branch of Lexical Computing leading the local development team of Sketch Engine and he became CEO of Lexical Computing in 2014. Miloš is also a fellow of the NLP Centre at Masaryk University, where his interests lie mainly in morphosyntactic analysis and its practical applications.