Daniel Tunkelang is an accomplished technology leader in the areas of information retrieval and data science. Previously, Daniel was a Data Scientist and Engineering Director at LinkedIn, where he established a query understanding team that significantly improved search quality and experience. Prior to LinkedIn, he led a small engineering team at Google applying machine learning to improve quality for local search. Daniel was a founding employee and Chief Scientist of Endeca, a pioneer of faceted search that was acquired by Oracle for $1.1 billion. He holds degrees in math and computer science from MIT and a PhD in computer science from CMU.
Areas of expertise
data science, machine intelligence, search