Automatic Recognition of Product Mentions in Text Corpora

Kaggle Competition

Identify product mentions within a largely user-generated web-based corpus and disambiguate the mentions against a large product catalog.

Challenge

  • to automatically identify all mentions of consumer products in a largely user-generated collection of web content, and to correctly identify the product(s) that each product mention refers to from a large catalog of products.

Dataset

  • hundreds of thousands of text items, a product catalog with over fifteen million products, and hundreds of manually annotated product mentions supporting data-driven approaches.

Evaluation

 Winners:

1st Zhanpeng Fang

2nd: Olexandr Topchylo

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