Principle Software Engineer at Verizon Media (previously Yahoo) on the Vespa platform, the open big data serving engine (vespa.ai). Focus areas are machine learning engineering with emphasis on serving and search system ranking. Previously pursued a PhD within Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning. Main research topics were neural networks, exploratory data analysis and self-organizing systems.
From text search and recommendation to ads and online dating; approximate nearest neighbors in real world applications15.06.2021 20:40 – 21:10Palais AtelierIntermediate
Anything can be represented by a vector. Text can be represented by vectors describing the text's meaning. Images can be represented by the objects it contains. Users of a system can be represented by their interests and preferences. Even time-based entities such as video, sound, or…