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  • researchexcellence

    Celebrating Research Excellence at LinkedIn

    May 16, 2017

    At LinkedIn, our data scientists and researchers have the opportunity to work with massive amounts of data, solve real problems for our members around the world, and publish at major conferences. They work to improve the relevance of our products, contribute to the open source community, and routinely produce outstanding research. If you’re a regular reader of...

  • ghcresearch1

    Workplace Bias and User Research at Grace Hopper Celebration 2016

    December 7, 2016

    Coauthors: Elysa Stein, Julie Norvaisas “Oh, I can tell you stories! Age and gender bias. Sexual harassment is still so common. We’ve come a long way but still have work to do.” – Senior female leader at a nonprofit Several weeks ago, a group of LinkedIn’s User Experience Design and Research team had the opportunity to attend the 2016 Grace Hopper Celebration of...

  • GHC1

    LinkedIn Women in Tech at GHC 2016

    November 7, 2016

    A few weeks ago, I had the opportunity to join my peers from LinkedIn’s Women in Tech team at this year’s Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing, sponsored by the Anita Borg Institute. This was my third time attending GHC, and I’ve been amazed by how each year the event increases in size—this year, there were nearly 20,000 attendees. I became aware of...

  • BayLearn1

    BayLearn 2016 Brings Machine Learning Researchers, Industry...

    October 3, 2016

    This Thursday, LinkedIn’s Sunnyvale office has the privilege of hosting BayLearn 2016, an annual gathering of machine learning...

  • WITbangalore3

    Recapping WomenConnect 2016 with WIT Bangalore

    August 26, 2016

    Our ongoing focus on improving the gender diversity of our employee base continues to have meaningful impact, with gains in women's...

  • Ember Meetup & Engines at LinkedIn

    July 7, 2016

    Once a month, the Silicon Valley Ember.js Meetup brings together software engineers who are passionate about building web apps using...