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Tutorial on "Effective Online Evaluation for Web Search" at SIGIR 2019
We invite software engineers, designers, analysts, service or product managers — beginners, advanced specialists, and researchers — to join us at SIGIR 2019, which will take place in Paris from 21 to 25 of July, to attend our tutorial on "Effective Online Evaluation for Web Search"
May 7, 2019
Yandex.Toloka Open Datasets
Yandex.Toloka, our public crowdsourcing platform, has published five open datasets in order to support research in the areas of dialogue systems, crowdsourcing, and NLP.
April 15, 2019
CatBoost: paper at NeurIPS 2018
On December, 6, on NeurIPS conference in Montreal, Yandex team presented the paper “CatBoost: unbiased boosting with categorical features”. This work introduces and studies two key algorithmic techniques of CatBoost, an open-source machine learning library developed by Yandex and used in its numerous services.
January 30, 2019
Papers are accepted to NeurIPS 2018
Yandex research team got two papers accepted to NeurIPS 2018: "CatBoost: unbiased boosting with categorical features" and "Non-metric Similarity Graphs for Maximum Inner Product Search".
October 16, 2018
Tutorial on "Online Evaluation for Effective Web Service Development" at KDD 2018
We invite software engineers, designers, analysts, service or product managers — beginners, advanced specialists, and researchers — to join us at KDD 2018, which will take place in London from 19 to 23 of August, to attend our tutorial on "Online Evaluation for Effective Web Service Development"
August 5, 2018