At LinkedIn, we're always looking for ways to improve our platform for members and customers and believe collaborating with academia can advance these efforts. That is why we are excited to announce the first group of grant recipients from our partnership with the Cornell Ann S. Bowers College of Computing and Information Science (Cornell Bowers CIS). These...
Posts by Ya Xu
Today is an exciting day for female engineers! June 23 marks the ninth anniversary of International Women in Engineering Day (INWED). Developed by the Women’s Engineering Society (WES), this annual day of recognition plays a vital role in encouraging more young women to explore the benefits of an engineering career and showing the progress made in the field....
- Women in Tech
Introducing the LinkedIn Scholars Program: Partnering with academia to solve real-world business challenges
Ya Xu 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...
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,...
Ya Xu September 30, 2020
Last week, the global LinkedIn Data Science team joined together for our third-annual Data Science Week. This virtual event included...