Ben Lee
Software engineer, foursquare

Ben Lee works on foursquare’s recommendations engine. Prior to foursquare, he spent four years working on Web Search Features at Google. Ben has a Ph.D from UCSB where he worked on applied machine learning and a bachelor’s in computer engineering from Caltech.

Sessions

Workshop Yerba Buena Salon 4-6
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Akshay Patil (Foursquare), Andrew Hogue (Foursquare), Ben Lee (foursquare)
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Place is more than just a set of coordinates. It's the business, the park or the airport gate and it tells a lot about what is near a user. Figuring that out is not simple to do on your own. The folks at Foursquare have one of the most popular APIs and they are going to share how they do it so that you can do it too. Read more.
  • Esri
  • AT&T Interactive
  • Google
  • Nokia, Location & Commerce
  • Facebook
  • Bing
  • Control Group
  • Localeze
  • MyCityWay
  • Socrata
  • Urban Airship
  • MapQuest

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