March 15, 2018
5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
1 Front Street, San Francisco, CA 94111
Food will be served.
5:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Registration / Networking
6:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Info Session: Application of Machine Learning in Search by Ricardo Baeza-Yates
6:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Q&A / Closing
Our Program Director, Ricardo Baeza-Yates, will be leading an exciting short talk on the Application of Machine Learning in Search.
We will review how machine learning is used in modern web search engine by looking at all its subsystems. In order of importance, the impact of Machine Learning starts in knowing how to rank but it also can be used as a prediction tool to improve answer caching, query processing and intent prediction; as well as to improve the user experience though query auto-completion and spelling correction.
About Ricardo Baeza-Yates
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