Kavita Ganesan is currently a Senior Data Scientist at Github. She has spent over a decade building scalable Natural Language Processing, Machine Learning and Search systems. She is highly passionate about helping companies leverage their unstructured data to improve their products and services with AI driven models and insights. She also actively writes articles related to Natural Language Processing and Text Mining and speaks at different industry conferences. Kavita holds a Ph.D in Text Mining, Analytics and Search from the University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign.