Dawei Yin
 is a Director of Research at JD.com, leading personalization science team and working on recommender system. Prior to joining JD.com, he was a Senior Research Manager at Yahoo Labs, leading relevance science team and in charge of Core Search Relevance of Yahoo Search. He obtained Ph.D. (2013), M.S. (2010) from Lehigh University and B.S. (2006) from Shandong University. From 2007 to 2008, he was an M.Phil. student in The University of Hong Kong. His research interests include data mining, applied machine learning, information retrieval and recommender system. He published more than 30 research papers in premium conferences, journals, and won WSDM2016 best paper award and KDD2016 best paper award.

His main work at Yahoo Labs was summarized in


2016-08-06 JD.com’s recommendation science team is hiring! please drop me a message at [yindawei at acm.org], if interested.

2016-08-04 Dawei was invited to the program committee of AAAI 2017.

2016-07-29 Dawei was invited to serve as a Sponsorship Chair at WSDM 2018.

2016-07-29 One paper entitled “Ranking Relevance in Yahoo Search” won Best Paper Award at KDD 2016.




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