Catch My Drift? - Building bridges with Word Embeddings

Peter Dixon-Moses • Back to Haystack 2018

Word Embeddings have been providing the semantic glue in major search engines for the past several years (word2vec, GloVe, fastText, and Gensim have received a lot of press). This talk will provide concrete resources and examples to help you bootstrap distributional semantics into your search solutions and start improving recall for your long-tail queries.

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Peter Dixon-Moses

Peter Dixon-Moses designs and develops discovery and matching products for marketplace businesses with a diversity of audience information needs. Building upon a career as a full-stack engineer, Peter has spent the past seven years crafting search-centric solutions that advance organizational goals via increased customer satisfaction.