LINGUIST List 22.5149

Thu Dec 22 2011

Media: Conclusion of the First MITRE Challenge

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        1.     Karina Wright , Conclusion of the First MITRE Challenge


Message 1: Conclusion of the First MITRE Challenge
Date: 20-Dec-2011
From: Karina Wright <khwmitre.org>
Subject: Conclusion of the First MITRE Challenge
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The first competition of The MITRE Challengeā„¢ has concluded! Aseries of open competitions, the Challenge was developed toencourage innovation in technologies of interest to the federalgovernment. Challenge #1, titled Multicultural Person Name Matching,launched early this year. For more information on the top performingteams, the competition itself, and The MITRE Corporation, please viewthe press release at:

http://www.mitre.org/news/releases/11/challenge_12_14_2011.html

The MITRE Challenge was announced previously on LINGUIST List atthe following URL:

http://linguistlist.org/issues/22/22-1935.html

Linguistic Field(s): Computational Linguistics

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