Important Research Challenges in Recommenders

by John Riedl (University of Minnesota), John Sanders (Netflix) and Todd Beaupre (Yahoo!)

John Riedl will host a panel of successful recommender systems practitioners from industry, who will share their perspectives on the most important open research challenges. They will focus on research challenges that have greatest impact on recommender systems in practice, but that need the sort of break-through solutions that are best achieved in the research lab. The panelists will have detailed prepared remarks, and there will be time for discussion with members from the audience.