CIKM 2018 AnalytiCup is an open competition involving an exciting data challenge aimed at members of the industry and academia interested in information and knowledge management. The data challenge will be rolled out progressively, by lasting several months, leading up to the solution presentations at the CIKM 2018 AnalytiCup to be held in conjunction with the CIKM conference in Turin during October 2018.

This year's CIKM features a data challenge related to the topic "Cross-Lingual Short-Text Matching of Question Pairs", supported by Alibaba.

Short-text matching is one of the most common and important tasks when designing and developing chatbots. However, with the process of globalization, we need to provide service with foreign languages, such as English, Spanish, etc. In this challenge, we focus on the language adaptation problem in short-text matching task.

Perspective research groups can access the competition via CIKM AnalytiCup 2018 - Cross-Lingual Short-Text Matching of Question Pairs.

Monday, 22 October 2018, 01:30PM-03:00PM - Room: Copenhagen