What we're about
Bay Area Search Engineering Monthly Meetup Monthly presentation on topics of interest to search software engineers.
Query Recall & Expansion (synonyms, spelling, autocomplete, related search)
Machine Learning for Ranking (decision trees)
Factor development for ranking (page factors, ecommerce factors)
Search metrics (DCG, NDCG, RPref, etc.)
Hadoop & Data Mining for Search (bipartite graphs, session analysis).