RecSys FR meetup 6th edition: Videos and slides available

The 6th edition of the RecSysFR meetup has been held on the 27th of June 2017 at Criteo. For those who missed the presentations or would like to see them again, please find below the links to the slides and videos recorded during the meetup.

Romain Lerallut, Criteo, Introduction speech

Simon Lefebvre, Antvoice, Injecting semantic links into a graph-based recommender system

Olivier Grisel, Inria, Neural Networks for Recommender Systems
Slides: http://ogrisel.github.io/decks/2017_dotai_neural_recsys/#1

Robbert Van Der Pluijm, Bibblio Labs, How we built a ‘local popularity’ recommender

Next meetup should be held in September. If you wish to host it or be a speaker, do not hesitate to volunteer. Do not forget the RecSys conference in Como, Italy at the end of August! Also, if you are not afraid to cross the channel for more RecSys, here is the link to the Recsys London meetups organized by Robbert Van Der Pluijm: https://www.meetup.com/RecSys-London/

June 27th meetup: Registration is opened

Save the date.

We’ll have another RecsysFR session on June 27th at 19:00.

The meetup will be hosted by Criteo.

We’ll start with an introduction word by Criteo.

We’ll then continue with three talks:

• Simon Lefebvre, Antvoice: “Injecting semantic links into a graph-based recommender system”

• Olivier Grisel, Inria: “Neural Networks for Recommender Systems”

• Robbert Van Der Pluijm, Bibblio Labs: “How we built a ‘local popularity’ recommender”

The talks will be followed by a casual networking time over food and drinks.

Please register here on meetup.com

February 1st meetup: the slides.

The slides of the 5th RecsysFR meetup are now available online.

Recommendation @ Meetic by Wilfried Logerais, Meetic

Sequential Learning in the Position-Based Model by Claire Vernade, Télécom ParisTech

Pulpix – Video Recommendation at Scale by Thomas Belhalfaoui & Lucas Charrier, Pulpix

February 1st Meetup: Registrations are open

We’ll have another RecsysFR session on February 1st at 19:00 in Meetic office.

The meetup is free, you only have to register on: https://www.meetup.com/fr-FR/RecSysFR/events/237066566/

We’ll start with an introduction word by Wilfried Logerais from Meetic.

We’ll then continue with three talks:

• Claire Vernade, Télécom ParisTech: “Sequential Learning in the Position-Based Model”

• Thomas Belhalfaoui & Lucas Charrier, Pulpix: “Video recommendation at scale”

• Thomas Nedelec, Criteo: “Content2Vec: a Joint Architecture to use Product Images and Text for the task of Product Recommendation”

The talks will be followed by a casual networking time over food and drinks.

October 6th meetup: the videos

October 6th meetup: registrations are open

We will have a new RecsysFR meetup on October 6th at 19:00. It will take place in Criteo office: 32 rue Blanche, 75009 Paris.

The meetup is free, you only have to register on: http://www.meetup.com/fr-FR/RecSysFR/events/233735523/

After an introduction speech by Etienne Sanson, Senior R&D Engineering Manager at Criteo, we will have three talks:

–  Arthur Mensch, Inria Parietal. “Online Dictionary Learning for Massive Matrix factorization.”

– Flavian Vasile, Criteo. “Meta-Prod2Vec: Simple Product Embeddings with Side-Information.”

– Raphaëlle Lapôtre, BnF. “What kind of value can library metadata bring to the web ? Trust, links and love.”

The talks will be followed by a casual networking time over food and drinks.