Growing Local Music
TEDxIthaca College
March 2014

Invited Talks

Supporting the Local Music Community
THATCamp Unconference at Ithaca COllege
March 2014

Google, Netflix, Pandora: How to Build Your Own Recommender System
Science Talks at Ithaca High School, Sept 2014
“Conversations with a Scientist” at Dryden High School, April 2013
slides :: audio

Constructive Music Information Retrieval
Invited talk that the 2013 NIPS workshop on Constructive Machine Learning
Decemeber 2013
www :: slides

Semantic Music Discovery Engine
Seminar Talk given at Cornell, Georgia Tech, McGill, and Ithaca Ignite (short version)
January 2010 through November 2010
Combining Audio Content and Social Context to Improve Music Discovery
Seminar Talk given at Yahoo! Research, Stanford CCRMA, Drexel, EchoNest, UPenn, Williams, and Columbia
May 2009 through December 2009

Discover the Music You Want: Building a Semantic Music Discovery Engine
Seminar talk given at UC San Diego (Thesis Defense), Google NYC, and Columbia
May 2008 through January 2008
video :: slides

Designing a Content-based Music Search Engine
Seminar talk given at CMU, IRCAM (France), University of Bath (UK), University of London – Queen Mary (UK), UC San Diego, Princeton, Drexel, Columbia, Microsoft Research, Indiana University, RIT, and Swarthmore
June 2007 through March 2008
video :: slides

Finding Music with Words
Southern California Computing in Music Symposium (SCCiM ’07)
University of Southern California
February 17, 2007