Leslie Barrett

Senior Software Engineer
Bloomberg, LP

Leslie Barrett is a Senior Software Engineer at Bloomberg LP specializing in NLP and Machine Learning. Before Bloomberg she was Director of Search Technology at The Ladders Inc, an online resource for executive jobseekers and recruiters. Previously, she was Director of Language Technology at the Financial Times. Leslie holds Ph.D. in Computational Linguistics from New York University and has over 20 published papers in the fields of Natural Language Processing and Information Retrieval. She serves on the Program Committees for the International Conference on Computational Linguistics and Intelligent Text Processing and the 2nd International Workshop on Big Data for Financial News. 

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