5th RecSys London Meetup - hosted by Sky

This is a past event

60 people went

Sky, 3 Thomas More Square

E1W 1YZ · London

How to find us

You can find Sky on the 7th floor.

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DATE: Tuesday 19 June, starts at 6.30pm

PLACE: Sky, 3 Thomas More Square, E1W 1YZ · London



• Introduction word by Mitch Goldman (Product Lead, Recommendations at Sky)

• Talk by Dr. Jian Li (Principal Data Scientist at Sky) - 'Content Discovery with Moods'

An introduction to Sky’s content discovery system which helps customers to discover movies and TV shows using queries which naturally express human mood.

• Talk by Preriit Souda (Data Science Consultant and Marketeer) - 'How to use metadata to deliver improved customised advertising experiences'.

Preriit is a Data Science Consultant and has a sophisticated social media analytics toolkit. He and his team have analyzed around 20+ TB of post-processed social media data. Preriit's core belief is to think differently and thinking unique.

• Talk by Adam Rees (Senior Research Engineer at Sky) - 'Exploring Movie Posters with Neural Networks'

Lessons learned on a novice’s first machine learning project of sorting movie posters by similarity.

• Networking, food & drinks