Daniel Tunkelang

Daniel Tunkelang
Advisor, Various

Website | @dtunkelang

Daniel Tunkelang oversees the data science team at LinkedIn, which analyzes terabytes of data to produce products and insights that serve LinkedIn’s members. Prior to LinkedIn, Daniel led a local search quality team at Google. Daniel was a founding employee and Chief Scientist of Endeca, a leader in enterprise search and business intelligence that pioneered the use of guided navigation in search applications. He has authored eight patents, written a textbook on faceted search, created the annual workshop on human-computer interaction and information retrieval (HCIR), and participated in the premier research conferences on information retrieval, knowledge management, databases, and data mining (SIGIR, CIKM, SIGMOD, SIAM Data Mining). Daniel holds a PhD in Computer Science from CMU, as well as BS and MS degrees from MIT.


Data Science, Mission City B1
Daniel Tunkelang (Various), Claire Hunsaker (Samasource)
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In this talk, we will analyze various dimensions of microwork that characterize applications, tasks, and crowds. Drawing on our experience at companies that have pioneered the use of microwork (Samasource) and data science (LinkedIn), we will offer practical advice to help you design crowdsourcing workflows to meet your data product needs. Read more.


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