Balint is a tech lead and engineer on Google Assistant, leading a team of machine learning focused engineers to elevate the usefulness of Google Assistant using machine learning. Previously, Balint was leading for 8+ years a group in Gmail and G Suite to build magical user experiences using machine learning. Among others he lead the development of Smart Reply in Gmail, email classifiers to Promotional, Social, etc. and advised and mentored the leads of the projects Smart Compose and Spelling and Grammar suggestions in Gmail and Google Docs. Balint earned his PhD in computer science from ETH Zurich in 2010.