Olivier Bousquet is a Principal Engineer at Google AI Europe leading the Machine Learning research efforts. He is also driving the expansion of Google AI in Europe. Before joining the Research team he led the Search team that develops the natural language understanding technology behind Google’s Knowledge Graph. Prior to Google, Olivier was Director of Research at Pertinence (now part of Dassault Systèmes), working on data analysis algorithms that make manufacturing processes more efficient. He also was a researcher at the Max Planck Institute in Tuebingen and holds a PhD in Machine Learning from Ecole Polytechnique (France).