3rd RecSys NYC Meetup




3rd RecSys NYC Meetup

29 November 2018

New York

Added 01-Jan-1970

Bibblio is proud to announce it's organizing its third RecSys NYC Meetup hosted by Meetup on Thursday, November 29, 2018.

PLACE: Meetup HQ, 632 Broadway, 9th floor, New York


*You'd like to bring guests? Have them become member of the group too!

THEME: Recommender Systems


• Networking, food and drinks

• Intro by Meetup

• Talk by Kalman Chapman (Machine Learning Engineer at WeWork) - 'Building and Evaluating Multi-Arm Bandits for Recommendations' + Q&A

Kalman is an ML engineer on the Recommendation Systems team at WeWork. He and his team work on building platforms and products that learn how to better connect WeWork members with one another. When he's not doing that, he enjoys using machine inference to generate audiovisual experiences.

• Networking and drinks

• Talk by Daniel Namdar (Senior Software Engineer at Meetup) - 'Sparking More Meetups With ML: How Meetup Recently Used ML to Make It Easier for Organizers and Members to Connect Around Shared Interests' + Q&A

Daniel is a machine learning engineer at Meetup. Since joining Meetup in 2016, he developed multiple backend systems to support new notification and search experiences. In 2018 he joined the machine learning team where he worked on recommendation systems to provide our users with more relevant results. Daniel is passionate about distributed systems and machine learning.

• Networking and drinks