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Map dictionaries to subtypes and provide evaluation stats for subtypes

Currently, only being able to map dictionaries to entity types makes bootstrapping projects with subtypes very difficult. It also eliminates a major way to improve recall. Additionally, not being able to see stats at the subtype level makes it almost impossible to manage projects with subtypes.

  • Avatar32.5fb70cce7410889e661286fd7f1897de Deleted user
  • Sep 8 2017
  • Planned for future release
Why is it useful?

Improves the value and applicability of dictionary-based pre-annotators.

Who would benefit from this IDEA? As a Watson Developer specializing in WKS I would like a way to map dictionaires to subtypes and see their stats
How should it work?

Entity sub-types should allow association with dictionaries, the same way as top-level entity types do.

Entity-subtypes should be included in the model statistics (model evaluation) the same way as top-level entity types do.

Idea Priority High
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  • Avatar40.8f183f721a2c86cd98fddbbe6dc46ec9
    Guest commented
    16 Mar, 2018 12:40am

    Have just been on a project using WKS and found that the automatic annotation based on a dictionary was very efective, but it still meant that the users had to click on every pre-annotated entity and select the appropriate subtype.

     

    I'd be wanting each dictionary entry to have an optional entity subtype be able to be recorded against it.

  • Avatar40.8f183f721a2c86cd98fddbbe6dc46ec9
    Guest commented
    16 Nov, 2017 06:56pm

    +100! 

  • Avatar40.8f183f721a2c86cd98fddbbe6dc46ec9
    Guest commented
    4 Oct, 2017 06:41pm

    I think that "see stats at the subtype level" is an important idea by itself. I will open it if you don't mind.


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