July 09, 2008
Podcast 50: Career Enhancement Series (Silicon Valley): Usama Fayyad (video version)Former Chief Data Officer and Executive VP Yahoo! Inc. In scarcely a decade, Web search has gone from simply scaling traditional information retrieval, to a plethora of new opportunities that are changing marketing as we know it. At this Career Enhancement Series Event, Usama M. Fayyad, '84, MSE'86, MS'89, PhD'91, will review this progress, pointing out that Web search is no longer a purely computer science problem. Fayyad will also discuss the role of other disciplines in this ongoing revolution and the challenges ahead of us.
Posted by jmcrae at July 9, 2008 08:56 AM