Ya Xu

Posts by Ya Xu

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    Introducing the LinkedIn Scholars Program: Partnering with academia to solve real-world business challenges

    May 12, 2022

    At LinkedIn, our engineering teams are constantly working to keep the company at the cutting edge of innovation to deliver value for our members and customers. We recognize that many innovations are happening within academia and partnering more closely with them will strengthen our ability to research, ideate and accelerate the value we are able to deliver to...

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    Supporting innovation in AI research: Partnering with the Cornell Ann S. Bowers College of Computing and Information Science (Bowers CIS)

    March 23, 2022

    One of my favorite proverbs is 'if you want to go fast, go alone; if you want to go far, go together'. This couldn't be more true, especially in the field of engineering where when we bring together our collective minds and research, we can achieve greater technological advancements to help people and organizations around the globe reach their goals. That’s why...

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    Celebrating Innovation, Success, and the Future at Data Science Week 2020

    September 30, 2020

    Last week, the global LinkedIn Data Science team joined together for our third-annual Data Science Week. This virtual event included workshops, conference talks, networking events, an awards ceremony, and a fireside chat with Mohak Shroff, LinkedIn’s Senior Vice President of Engineering. It was a celebration of our team and our successes over the past year, a...

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    Open Sourcing Our WomenConnect Event Framework

    November 21, 2017

    Co-authors: Ya Xu, Liz Morgan, and Thogori Karago Relationships matter, but to build them, you need to first make the right...

  • Top Five Lessons from Running A/B Tests on the World's...

    November 10, 2015

    We run thousands of experiments each year at LinkedIn. Thousands of features, big and small, have been launched, refined, or discarded...

  • Getting to Know Weitao Duan

    September 8, 2015

    Talent is LinkedIn’s number one operating priority and we have no shortage of talented individuals in technical roles across the...