A Short History of the RecSys Challenge

  • Alan Said University of Skövde


The RecSys Challenge is a yearly recurring competition focusing on creating the best performing recommendation approach for a specific scenario. Over the years, the competition has drawn many participants from industry and academia, and has become an key part of the ACM Conference on Recommender Systems series. This article presents a brief historical overview of the RecSys Challenge from its inception in 2010 until the seventh iteration in 2016.
How to Cite
Said, A. (2017). A Short History of the RecSys Challenge. AI Magazine, 37(4), 102-104. https://doi.org/10.1609/aimag.v37i4.2693
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