Stacey Svetlichnaya

Stacey Svetlichnaya is a software engineer on the Yahoo Vision & Machine Learning team. Her recent deep learning research includes object recognition, image aesthetic quality and style classification, image caption generation, and modeling emoji usage. She has worked extensively on Flickr image search and training data pipelines, as well as automating content discovery and recommendation. Prior to Flickr, she helped develop a visual similarity search engine with LookFlow, which Yahoo acquired in 2013. Stacey holds a BS and MS in Symbolic Systems from Stanford University.

Computer Vision, Metrics and User Engagement, Natural Language Processing, Search