Eventbrite's Search-based Approach to Recommendations
Eventbrite is building an Elasticsearch-powered, content- and behavior-based recommendation system to match users with events they are sure to enjoy. Come learn about their approach, successes, failures, and future work at the intersection of recommendation and search.
Coming from a background in Aerospace Engineering, John Berryman soon realized that his greatest interests lie in math and software development. John now works as a Senior Software Engineer on Eventbrite's Discovery team where he implements algorithms to provide users with personalized search and recommendations. John is also the author of an upcoming book, Relevant Search.