NIST TAC Knowledge Base Population (KBP2014) Entity Linking Track

Timeline

  • February 21: Release Abstract Meaning Representation (AMR) Entity Linking Corpus
  • March 28: New Entity Discovery and Entity scorer available
  • April 1: Release Track specification
  • April 15: Release source collection
  • May 23: Release English Entity Discovery and Linking training data
  • May 23: Release Chinese EL Training Data
  • May 23: Release Spanish EL Training Data
  • June 15: Deadline for registration for track participation
  • September 15-September 30 7am EDT: Cross-lingual Chinese-English Entity Linking Evaluation window
  • September 15-September 30 7am EDT: Cross-lingual Spanish-English Entity Linking Evaluation window
  • September 22 9am EDT-September 30 7am EDT: Mono-lingual English Entity Discovery and Linking evaluation window
  • September 30 9am EDT - October 3 9am EDT: Mono-lingual English EDL Diagnostic Evaluation Window (Perfect Entity Mentions are given)
  • Oct 6: Release Mono-lingual English EDL evaluation results
  • October 7: Participants short system description due at NIST (for coordinators' overview paper)
  • October 7: Presentation proposals due for all tracks. Teams are strongly encouraged to submit initial proposals based on system approaches and results on DEV data (proposals may be revised or withdrawn after NIST returns evaluation results) 
  • October 22: Notification of acceptance of presentation proposals
  • November 1:  Coordinator's overview paper & Participants' full workshop papers due at NIST
  • November 17-18: TAC KBP 2014 Workshop
  • February 15, 2015: System description paper camera ready