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Identity resolution systems indicate if two individuals really are the same person. Identity retrieval systems help you find the individual you’re after. These systems appear anywhere from analysts’ desks to border crossings. But how do can you tell if a system's any good before it's deployed? You need to understand the problems it should tackle and how to measure how well it’s doing.
This talk considers metrics and data for evaluating identity resolution and retrieval systems. It also explores the linguistic challenges these systems face.