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ML for Question and Answer Understanding @Quora
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| by Nikhil Dandekar Follow 0 Followers on Jan 12, 2018 | NOTICE: The next QCon is in New York Jun 25 - 29, 2018. Join us!

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Summary
Nikhil Dandekar discusses how Quora extracts intelligence from questions using machine learning, including question-topic labeling, removing duplicate questions, ranking questions & answers, and more. He highlights lessons he has learned from applying state-of-the-art machine learning techniques to consumer products at scale.

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Nikhil Dandekar is a Senior Engineering Manager at Quora, where he leads the NLP team. He joined Quora from Foursquare, where he led the search ranking team. Prior to that, he worked as an engineer and manager on several teams working on web search (Bing) at Microsoft. His expertise is in applying machine learning to internet-scale products.

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