Marialena Kyriakidi

Department of Informatics & Telecommunications, University of Athens

About me

"I'm a mathematical optimist: I deal only with positive integers."

Hi! My name is Marialena Kyriakidi and I currently work at Google Research, London, UK. I received my Ph.D at the Department of Informatics & Telecommunications of University of Athens under the supervision of Professor Yannis Ioannidis. I was also a member of MaDgIK (Management of Data, Information & Knowledge) Group. I received my B.Sc. and my M.Sc. in Advanced Information Systems from the same department.
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Research Interests

Currently my research interests lie in the areas of Recommender Systems, Machine Learning, Graph Databases & Conversational Systems.

News and Upcoming travels

  • September 2020
    Check out our paper presentation "Recommendations as Graph Explorations" at RecSys 2020.

  • December 2019
    I'll be with a recommendations team in Google Research, based in London, UK. If you wanna catch up with me before I go, you'd better hurry up :).

  • June 2018 - September 2018
    Looking forward to seeing you in New York City! I will be on another summer internship in Google ! :)

  • June 2018
    Attended Sigmod 2018 in Houston, Texas ^^ !

  • July 2017 - October 2017
    Looking forward to seeing you in Mountain View, California! I will be a summer intern in Google ! ^^

  • March 2017 - July 2017
    I'll be seeing you from Tokyo, Japan! I will be interning with Prof. Yi Yu at NII dealing with Deep Learning for Venue Recommendations!

  • July 2016
    Attended Umap 2016 in Halifax, Canada.

  • June 2016
    Attended Sigmod 2016 in San Francisco, California ^^ !

  • October 2015
    Just started re-building this page, so please forgive any dead links or errors. It will be ready soon!

  • May 2015
    Attended the WWW 2015 Conference in Florence, Italy.

  • October 2014
    Attended the RecSys 2014 Conference in Foster City, Silicon Valley.



mariloudi [dot] uoa [dot] gr


Department of Informatics & Telecommunications
University Of Athens(UOA)
Panepistimiopolis, Informatics Buildings
157-84 Ilisia, Athens
Hellas (Greece)

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