Agnes van Belle works as a Data Science / Machine Learning Manager at HeyJobs in Berlin, focusing on algorithmic marketing (campaign budget optimization) as well as job board recommendations and search, all with the goal of matching the most qualified blue-collar jobseekers to their most desired jobs.
Before, she worked as a Data Scientist at OLX Group in Berlin for the Search and Experimentation teams, optimizing users' experience to successfully buy and sell via online classifieds by e.g. deal closure prediction, smart search expansions, and various A/B-testing improvements. Further back she worked as Search R&D team lead at Textkernel, an Amsterdam-based company that enables the HR industry to automatically match people with jobs by parsing and ranking CVs and vacancies.
Agnes got her M.Sc. in Artificial Intelligence at the University of Amsterdam, and has spoken or been a panel member at Berlin Buzzwords, ECIR, ECML-PKDD, Haystack Europe, Women Techmakers Berlin and DataTalks.Club.