Kaggle will be hosting the KDD Cup 2012, sponsored by Chinese internet giant Tencent. The KDD Cup is the annual Data Mining and Knowledge Discovery competition organized by ACM Special Interest Group on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining.
The data will be released March 1, and entries will be enabled around March 15.
The competition will have two tracks.
- Track 1: Predict which users (or information sources) one user might follow in Tencent Weibo.
- Track 2: Predict the click-through rate of ads given the query and user information.
For more information, visit https://www.kddcup2012.org/
The prizes will be presented at KDD-2012 conference is August 12-16, 2012 in Beijing, China.