Chloé Clavel

Senior Researcher (Directrice de recherche) INRIA Paris



Invited researcher at LIMSI and Telecom-Paris: Marylin Walker, Professor of Computer Science at UC Santa Cruz (July and December 2018)

Ongoing Thesis :

Lucie Chenain (2023 – ) Speech Emotion Recognition for Huntington’s Disease co-supervision with Anne-Catherine Bachoud Levy

Alisa Barkar (2022- ) – Social Signal Processing for Public speaking training – co-supervision with Mathieu Chollet (University of Glasgow) and Beatrice Biancardi (CESI)

Lorraine Vanel (2022 – )-  Generation of natural language utterances for socially competent agents CIFRE – co-supervision with Alya Yacoubi (Zaion)

Yanzhu Guo (2022 – ) co-supervision with M Vazirgiannis (école polytechnique)

Cyril Chhun – Automatic Story Generation (April 2021 – ) co-supervision with Fabian Suchanek

Chadi Helwé (January 2021- ) Combining neural and symbolic approaches for logical reasoning on natural language- co-supervision with Fabian Suchanek

Post-doc :

Aina Gari Soler (Telecom-Paris) : Building textual representations of the dynamics of social interactions – co-supervised with Matthieu Labeau (Telecom-Paris)

Beatrice Biancardi (Telecom-Paris, IMT Atlantique): Social signal processing for public speaking training- co-supervised with Mathieu Chollet (IMT Atlantique)

Gaël Guibon (Telecom-Paris, SNCF): Learning with a few examples for the automatic analysis of emotions in written conversations. co-supervised with Matthieu Labeau (Telecom-Paris) and Luce Lefeuvre (SNCF)

Defended Thesis :

Marc Hucelle (Telecom-Paris) (September 2020-December 2023 ) – co-supervision with Nicolas Rollet and Giovanna Varni

Alafate Abulmiti (June 2020- December 2023) – co-supervision (started from September 2021) with Justine Cassell

Emile Chapuis (Telecom-ParisTech) (October 2018 – December 2021 ) : sentiment analysis in interactions – co-supervision with Matthieu Labeau

Tanvi Dinkar (Telecom-ParisTech) (August 2018 – January 2022 ) : disfluencies in human-agent interaction – in collaboration with Ioana Vasilescu and Catherine Pelachaud

Pierre Colombo  (Telecom-ParisTech- IBM) (November 2018 – November 2021) : Learning to Represent and Generate Text using Information Measures – co-supervision with Giovanna Varni and Emmanuel Vignon (IBM)

Léo Hemanou (Telecom-ParisTech-LIMSI-Easyrecrue) (October 2017 – February 2021): Automatic analysis of social signals during Job interviews Co-supervision with Jean-Claude Martin and Grégory Wajntrob. Now permanent researcher at ICIMS

Hamid Jalalzai (Telecom-ParisTech-LIG)  : Weak signals detection for opinion analysis in twitter. Co-supervision with Anne Sabourin and Eric Gaussier (LIG) (defended in November 2020). Now postdoctoral researcher at INRIA Saclay

Alexandre Garcia (Telecom-ParisTech):  Semi-supervised prediction for opinion detection – Co-supervision with Florence d’Alché-Buc and Slim Essid. (defended in October 2020)

Valentin Barrière (Telecom-ParisTech): Feature Function Learning for Sentiment Analysis in speech interactions . Co-supervision with Slim Essid. (defended in April  2019)

Caroline Langlet (Telecom-ParisTech) : User’s sentiment analysis in human-agent interactions (defended in september 2018 ) Co-supervision with Catherine Pelachaud (Telecom-ParisTech)

Irina Malslowski (Telecom-ParisTech-EDF R&D) : Analysis of customers’ opinions in their interactions with Embodied Conversational Agents for customer relationship management (defended in June 2018). Co-supervision with Delphine Largarde (EDF R&D) and Catherine Pelachaud.

Thomas Janssoone (Telecom-ParisTech-ISIR) : Multimodal analysis and recognition of social signals: application to social stance generation in virtual agents (defended in february 2018 ). Co-supervision with Gaël Richard,  and K. Bailly (ISIR)

Camille Dutrey (EDF R&D) : Adaptation of information extraction methods to speech conversational data (december 2011 – defended in December 2014 ) Co-supervision with : Sophie Rosset (LIMSI-CNRS), Martine Adda (Université Sorbonne Nouvelle), Ioana Vasilescu (LIMSI-CNRS )

Rémi Lavalley (EDF R&D) : Automatic extraction of textual segments for the detection of speaker roles, topics, and polarities (defended in July 2012) Co-supervision with : Marc El-bèze (Université d’Avignon), Patrice Bellot (Université d’Aix Marseille)

Previous post-doc : 

Caroline Langlet (Telecom-Paris- ISIR) : Grammars for the verbal analysis of engagement and cohesion in interactions

Asma Atamna (Telecom-Paris) : Deep learning approaches for social computing in human-agent interactions

Mohamed Ben-Jannet (Telecom-ParisTech-EDF Lab) : Analysis of user emotional experience during human-human and human-agent interactions (started in November 2017). Co-supervision with Delphine Lagarde

Atef Ben Youssef (Telecom-ParisTech-Softbank robotics) : Multimodal analysis of user’s behavior in human-robot interaction (started in September 2016). Co-supervision with Slim Essid and Angelica Lim (Softbank robotics)

Brian Ravenet (Telecom-ParisTech): Automating the production of communicative gestures in embodied characters (started in February2017). Co-supervision with Catherine Pelachaud

Guillaume Dubuisson-Duplessis (Telecom-ParisTech-ISIR) : Measuring verbal alignment in human-agent interaction. Co-supervision with Frédéric Landragin

Varun Jain (Telecom-ParisTech-ISIR) : Models of intra-synchrony for ECA’s behavior generation : speech and gesture (Oct. 2016-Oct. 2017, Aria-valuspa project). Co-supervision with Catherine Pelachaud

Giovanna Varni (Telecom-ParisTech-ISIR) : Generalized computational models of interpersonal synchrony:  from human-human to human-machine interaction (started in October 2015, Labex Smart). Co-supervision with Mohamed Chetouani

Sabrina Campano (Telecom-Paristech) : Verbal alignment in human-agent interaction (July 2013 – May 2015)