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Mar 25 Meetup: Recommender Systems at the Social Network

Topic: Recommender Systems at the Social Network
Speaker: Milen Chechev – Senior Data Scientist at AdCash, PhD at FMI: http://bg.linkedin.com/pub/milen-chechev/1b/275/95a

Time: Wednesday, Mar 25, 19:00
Place: Faculty of Mathematics and Informatics, Hall 101

Milen is currently leading a team of data scientists and big data developers at an online advertising company. He has 10+ years of experience from different software companies (AdCash, Amazon.com, Ontotext, etc.) and 7 years of experience as assistant professor at FMI, Sofia University.

Recommender systems and social networks are two of the fastest growing areas in the information society. Milen will describe the main challenges at the integration of recommender systems at a social network and will present the current solutions for this. Then the lecture will focus on collaborative and trust-based filtering.

After the presentation we will head to a nearby bar for informal networking and beer.

Seating is limited and you need to register and take your FREE ticket here:

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/2503-recommender-systems-at-the-social-network-tickets-16234264121 

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