Hands-on scientist/leader with 15+ years of experience in research, product development, management, and leadership focused on machine learning, AI, deep learning, statistics, data mining, text mining, information retrieval, and computational advertising. Created innovative & state-of-the-art solutions for and led teams in Advertising, Search, Personalization and Recommendation.

Built and lead teams of high-caliber machine learning PhDs embedded within engineering organizations to build scalable, realtime systems that demonstrate significant product impact. Interface with C-level executives to help drive machine learning based strategy and vision across the organization.

Hands-on experience in applied machine learning research with 20+ publications and 10+ patents. Regularly invited to present keynotes & invited talks at machine learning conferences.

2020 KDD Applied Data Science Track PC Chairs