Keynote 2: Kaare Danielsen

Title: What are we optimizing?

Abstract: Recommender systems are basically optimization problems. But what exactly are we optimizing, and what should we be optimizing? The simplest solution is not always the best.

Speaker: Kaare Danielsen is the CEO and founder of JobIndex, Scandinavia’s largest job portal. Before founding JobPortal in 1996, Kaare earned his PhD at the Computer Science department at the University of Copenhagen in 1989 and worked as an expert system developer for Inference from 1993 to 1996.