DSAA 2017 Invited Industry Talks

Speaker: Dr. Yanjun Ma (Baidu, China)
Title: Building content quality models for News Feed – Baidu’s practice

Speaker: Mr. Wenyuan Dai (The 4th Paradigm Data & Technology Co.,Ltd., China)
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Yanjun Ma Dr. Yanjun Ma
Senior Research Scientist, Baidu
Title: Building content quality models for News Feed – Baidu’s practice

Content quality has been a longstanding problem for information access. With the rapid progress of news feed in recent years, the importance of hight quality content cannot be overstated. In this talk, I will share Baidu’s practice in developing a leading news feed product, with a special focus on building content quality models with AI technology.

Bio for Dr. Yanjun Ma:

Dr. Yanjun Ma is a scientist at Baidu, with research mainly focusing on Natural Language Processing and Machine Translation. His research is widely used in a range of products including Baidu web search, news feed and Duer. He has authored and co-authored over 20 research publications, and served on the editorial board of Machine Translation Journal, as well as area co-chairs for a number of international conferences including ACL, IJCAI etc. Dr. Yanjun Ma obtained his PhD in Computer Science from Dublin City University in 2009. He also holds MA and BA in Computational Linguistics from Tsinghua University and Shandong University. In 2015, Dr. Yanjun Ma received 2015 China Science and Technology Progress Award for his research on Machine Translation.



Wenyuan Dai Mr. Wenyuan Dai
CEO, The 4th Paradigm Data & Technology Co.,Ltd.
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