“Automated Algorithm Selection for AIOps” — Invited Talk at Huawei’s ‘Planet-Scale Intelligent Cloud Operations Summit’

On October 1, 2019, I will be giving an invited talk at Huawei’s ‘Planet-Scale Intelligent Cloud Operations Summit’ in The Gibson Hotel Dublin (11:30 o’clock). Abstract: Selecting and configuring the most effective algorithm for a computational problem is a non-trivial task — be it for machine learning, recommender systems, or Read more…

We welcome Avleen Malhi as a visiting postdoc for 1 month

Our lab is glad to welcome Dr. Avleen Malhi as a visiting postdoc researcher for September 2019 at Trinity College Dublin Ireland. During Avleen’s stay at Trinity College Dublin, her research will be focused on automated machine learning (AutoML) and exploring Siamese neural networks (SNN) for algorithm selection in our recommender-system as-a-service for digital libraries Mr. DLib.

Darwin & Goliath, Recommendations As a Service in our Blog

Darwin & Goliath: A White-Label Recommender-System As-a-Service with Automated Algorithm-Selection

This is the pre-print of our upcoming publication at the 13th ACM Conference on Recommender Systems (RecSys’19). Joeran Beel, Alan Griffin, and Conor O’Shea. 2019. Darwin & Goliath: A White-Label Recommender-System As-a-Service with Automated Algorithm-Selection. In Proceedings of the 13th ACM Conference on Recommender Systems (RecSys’19). ACM, New York, NY, Read more…

4 of our Submissions Got Accepted at the ACM Recommender Systems Conference (RecSys’19)

Four of our poster and demo submissions got accepted for presentation at the 13th ACM Recommender Systems Conference (RecSys 2019) in Copenhagen in September. The accepted submissions are as follows (pre-prints will follow soon): Darwin & Goliath: A White-Label Recommender-System As-a-Service with Automated Algorithm-Selection Joeran Beel, Alan Griffin, Conor O’Shea Read more…

I Join the Scientific Advisory Board of the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) for IFI Scholarships in Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning

Update 2019-08-14 DAAD published a new website for the IFI programme: www.daad.de/ifi I was invited to join the scientific advisory board for the new IFI programme of the German Academic Exchange Service (Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst – DAAD). The IFI programme (German: “Internationale Forschungsaufenthalte für Informatiker_Innen”) is the successor of the Read more…

New Publication: Choice Overload and Recommendation Effectiveness in Related-Article Recommendations

The International Journal on Digital Libraries (IJDL) published our manuscript “Choice Overload and Recommendation Effectiveness in Related-Article Recommendations: Analyzing the Sowiport Digital Library”. The paper is freely available as open access via Springer. The paper is an extended version of a previous paper published at the 5th International Workshop on Read more…