Machine Learning and Data Mining for Sports Analytics: 5th International Workshop, MLSA 2018, colocated with ECML/PKDD 2018, Dublin, Ireland, September 10, 2018, Proceedings

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  • Ulf Brefeld (Editor)
  • Jesse Davis (Editor)
  • Jan Van Haaren (Editor)
  • Albrecht Zimmermann (Editor)
This book constitutes the refereed post-conference proceedings of the 5th International Workshop on Machine Learning and Data Mining for Sports Analytics, MLSA 2018, colocated with ECML/PKDD 2018, in Dublin, Ireland, in September 2018.
The 12 full papers presented together with 4 challenge papers were carefully reviewed and selected from 24 submissions. The papers present a variety of topics, covering the team sports American football, basketball, ice hockey, and soccer, as well as the individual sports cycling and martial arts. In addition, four challenge papers are included, reporting on how to predict pass receivers in soccer.
Original languageEnglish
PublisherSpringer Nature AG
Number of pages179
ISBN (Print)978-3-030-17273-2
ISBN (Electronic)978-3-030-17274-9
Publication statusPublished - 05.04.2019

Publication series

NameLecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics)
Volume11330 LNAI
ISSN (Print)0302-9743
ISSN (Electronic)1611-3349

    Research areas

  • Informatics - artificial intelligence, classification accuracy, classification algorithm, data mining, learning algorithms, machine learning, neural networks, pattern recognition, regression analysis, reinforcement learning, Support Vector Machines (SVM), tree structures
  • Business informatics