In this talk Max De Marzi from the Neo4j Field Team will give you an introduction. Learn about content based, collaborative filtering, and hybrid recommendation engines. See how easy it is to build one in just a few lines of Cypher. Go beyond “Search” and give your users a truly valuable experience with what you already know about them. Find out how to get past the cold start problem quickly by leveraging existing relationships in large well curated datasets.
Do you need to build a recommendation engine and have no idea where to start?
Max De Marzi, is a seasoned web developer. He started building websites in 1996 and has worked with Ruby on Rails since 2006. The web forced Max to wear many hats and master a wide range of technologies. He can be a system admin, database developer, graphic designer, back-end engineer and data scientist in the course of one afternoon. Max is a graph database enthusiast. He built the Neography Ruby Gem, a rest api wrapper to the Neo4j Graph Database. He is addicted to learning new things, loves a challenge and finding pragmatic solutions. Max is very easy to work with, focuses under pressure and has the patience of a rock.