Nicolas Torzec

Sr Manager Research - Knowledge Graph Science
Sunnyvale, California

Nicolas leads the science team in charge of developing models and systems for extracting, organizing, and combining information about entities into large knowledge bases to power knowledge-based services. His team is responsible for the Yahoo! Knowledge Graph—an organized collection of normalized information about entities that contains billions of facts about millions of interconnected entities—and powers products across Verizon Media. His interests are in the areas of information extraction, data integration, large-scale knowledge base management, semantic search, machine learning, data mining, and knowledge engineering. Previously, he also worked on Web Search, Shopping Comparison, and Natural Language Processing.

Content Understanding, Data Science, Information Retrieval, Machine Learning, Scalable Systems