Goal: The goal is to select/design a classifier (and any pre-processing systems, including a feature extractor) that correctly classifies a pair of an employee and a resource (a resource can be a computer, a data base, or a data portal etc) into one of two classes: access or non-access. The winner will be the submission that minimize the number of manual access grant/removal operations in the future testing data.
Eligibility: Members of the 2012 MLSP Competition Committee (and everyone belonging to any of the labs of the 2012 MLSP Competition Committee) and employees of Amazon are not eligible for this award.
Registration: Registration is not required. However, if you wish to receive important updates on the competition by email then please send a request to the address provided on the web page.
Deadline: Submissions must be emailed to the email address provided at the web page no later than one week after the main conference paper submission deadline, i.e. by May 14, 2012.
Awards: Up to three newest Kindle Fire tablet computers from Amazon will be awarded as prizes. Amazon will support and invite the winners to present their results at Amazon's new SLU headquarter in Seattle, USA.
Data and more details: Available on the competition page.