Machine Learning at TripAdvisor
TripAdvisor is the world’s largest travel site, with an average of 490 unique monthly visitors and 730 million reviews and opinions. We provide recommendations for travelers using search log, review text, votes collected from our users, machine vision, and other machine learning techniques. This talk will cover some interesting modeling issues that arise and insights we had when building large numbers of models using terabytes of data.
Anyi Wang is a Senior Machine Learning Engineer at TripAdvisor. She has a M.S. from Columbia University School of Engineering and Applied Science with a focus on Machine Learning. Anyi has lead multiple modeling projects across the company in search engine marketing, instant booking, photo identification and machine vision, revenue optimization, hotel sorting and recommendations.