An Evaluation of Technologies for Knowledge Base Population

  title={An Evaluation of Technologies for Knowledge Base Population},
  author={Paul McNamee and Hoa Trang Dang and Heather Simpson and Patrick Schone and Stephanie Strassel},
Previous content extraction evaluations have neglected to address problems which complicate the incorporation of extracted information into an existing knowledge base. Previous question answering evaluations have likewise avoided tasks such as explicit disambiguation of target entities and handling a fixed set of questions about entities without previous determination of possible answers. In 2009 NIST conducted a Knowledge Base Population track at its Text Analysis Conference to unite the… CONTINUE READING
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