CORIA 2015

Vendredi – P. Mika – Semantic search: from document retrieval to virtual assistants


To be announced later…


Peter Mika is a Senior Research Scientist at Yahoo!, based in Barcelona, Spain. Peter is working on the applications of semantic technology to Web search. He received his MSc and PhD in mmmputer science (summa cum laude) from Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam. He is the author of the book ‘Social Networks and the Semantic Web’ (Springer, 2007).  In 2008 he has been selected as one of « AI’s Ten to Watch » by the editorial board of the IEEE Intelligent Systems journal. Peter is a regular speaker at both academic and technology conferences and serves on the advisory board of a number of public and private initiatives. He represents Yahoo! in the leadership of the collaboration with Google, Bing and Yandex.

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