Sashikumar Venkataraman

Director of Algorithms

Rovi Corporation

Dr. Sashikumar Venkataraman serves as the Director of Algorithms in Rovi Corporation and has worked on various algorithms in the area of Machine Learning for over a decade. As part of the core group in Veveo, he developed several innovative algorithms related to incremental search and recommendations, flexible user-interfaces, and frameworks for intelligent conversational systems.

Sashikumar secured his Bachelor of Science from Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Cambridge; and his PhD in Computer Science in the area of Geometric Algorithms. Sashikumar has several publications in ACM journals and conferences and holds patents in the area of Search, Recommendations and User-interfaces.


8:00AM - 9:00AM Wednesday, May 18, 2016