Kostas joined Argos in 2017 as a Lead Machine Learning engineer. Prior to Argos, he worked at Royal Mail, Mailonline, Pearson and in research; he was involved in a broad range of projects from European FP6 research programs to EdTech, Analytics, Search, Predictive Modelling using Machine Learning and AI. He is interested in Deep Learning, Distributed Computing, Optimisation, Search, Predictive Analytics and Natural Language Processing.
New Product Demand Forecasting – A Machine Learning Approach
Demand forecasting for new products is not an easy task. The challenge is how to forecast sales for a product in case of lack of data. Given a database of several hundreds of thousand products and their demand history, we developed an Information Retrieval / Machine Learning approach to solve this problem.