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Spell Correction At EBay


Spell correction is an important feature in any information retrieval system to ensure good user experience. In this talk, we will talk about eBay’s spell correction mechanism. We will delve into details such as building language models, error models, data sources and evaluation process.


Roberto is a member of the technical staff at eBay with expertise in Algorithms, Data Structures and Information Retrieval. His research interest are efficient implementation of large scale IR systems and machine learning techniques.