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Yossi Matias


Yossi Matias is Vice President, Engineering, at Google, and is the Head of the Google R&D Center in Israel which he established. He is leading efforts in AI and Search, including Conversational AI (Google Duplex, Call Screen, Listening to the web), Search technologies and experience (Google Autocomplete, Search Live Results, Google Trends, Search Console), Crisis Response (SOS Alerts, Public Alerts, Flood Forecasting) and Research initiatives ranging from foundations to applications in Health. Yossi authored numerous papers, is a recipient of the 2005 ACM-EATCS Gödel prize "for the profound impact on the theory and practice of the analysis of data streams", and was elected in 2009 an ACM Fellow.

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