Oren Somekh received his BSc, MSc, and PhD in Electrical Engineering from the Technion in 1989, 1991, and 2005, respectively. During 1991-1996 he served in the IDF Signals Corps. During 1998-2002 he was the VP R&D of Surf Communication Solutions Ltd. During 2005-2008 he has been a visiting research fellow at the EE Departments of NJIT and Princeton University. Dr. Somekh Joined Yahoo! Labs in 2009 and serves there as a senior Research Scientist since. He was a recipient of the European Community Marie-Curie Outgoing International Fellowship, a co-recipient of the first IEEE Information Theory Society ISIT best student paper award, a co-recipient of Yahoo! 2015 Master Inventor award, and holds patents in the fields of Communications and Internet technologies. His current main research interests are scientific aspects of Internet technologies, such as Recommendation and Computational Advertising.