Speaker

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Maya Hristakeva

Machine Learning Engineering Manager
Spotify
Connect with Maya

Maya is a Machine Learning Engineering Manager in Spotify's Personalization Platform organization. This group provides foundational user and content understanding to the rest of Spotify so that users' experiences are more enjoyable, inspiring, and engaging. Prior to Spotify, Maya led personalization and recommendations teams at Elsevier and Mendeley helping researchers amplify their capabilities to keep up-to-date and connect with collaborators. Maya holds a M.S. in computer science and machine learning from UC Santa Cruz and lives in NYC.

Conference Sessions

TWIMLcon  2021
We typically hear conference presentations from the single perspective of an organization's data scientists, data engineers, platform engineers, or ML/AI leaders. "Team Teardown" turns this model on its head, speaking with several members of an organization's team. Today, we're diving into Driving Platform Adoption and Success at Spotify