Evaluating Recommender Systems

by Guy Shani

Guy Shani is a professor at the Information Systems Engineering department at the Ben-Gurion University, Israel. Previously, he was working at Microsoft Research, in the Machine Learning and Applied Statistics group. He is interested in recommender system applications, and has participated in a number of commercial implementations of such systems. He is also interested in automated decision making under uncertainty, and in the application of decision making techniques to recommender system problems.