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Samir Chainani
Senior Software Engineer at Twitter


Samir is a Senior Software Engineer at Twitter on the Event Detection team, which is focused on algorithmically detecting events in realtime on the Twitter platform and surfacing these events across a variety of product surface areas, such as Trends, Explore, Onboarding, and the Home Timeline. He is passionate about distributed systems, realtime computing, and consumer product. Prior to Twitter, he worked at Foursquare and received his Bachelor’s degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering and Computer Science from Carnegie Mellon University.

Agenda Sessions

  • Real Time Event Detection on Social Media Streams


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