Shaghayegh Agah is a machine learning scientist at Comcast with a focus in recommendation and personalization systems. Driven by a passion for translating cutting-edge research into practical applications, she has successfully collaborated with cross-functional teams to develop and validate novel AI application from ideation to budling proof of concepts. Prior to joining Comcast, Shaghayegh was in fintech, where she developed ML-based recommendations to drive both business growth and exceptional service delivery.She also worked closely with business partners where she conducted research that facilitated decision making and strategy planning. She holds a PhD from Rice University, with a research emphasis on statistical physics.