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Igor Perisic

Igor Perisic is currently VP of Engineering, Data and Analytics, at LinkedIn where he built and manages a team of engineers working in the areas of Search, Real Time Social Graph Engine, Relevance and Relevance Infrastructure. His team is involved in all areas of LinkedIn where Personalization and ML technologies can better the user experience, including products such as People You May Know and the recently deployed Sponsored Updates. A firm believer in Open Source technology, he scaled his services leveraging OS components such as Lucene and Hadoop, and also contributed significantly back to the community with Apache Kafka, Voldemort or DataFu amongst others. He has spent years researching and developing Search Engines, Recommendation Engines. and Big Data. Before joining LinkedIn, he spent time with Microsoft and various startups in the area of Search and Knowledge Management.