Contact - ICDAR2019 Robust Reading Challenge on Arbitrary-Shaped Text
Yipeng Sun, Baidu Inc, Beijing, China.
Chee Kheng, Chng, University of Malaya, Malaysia.
Chun Chet, Ng, University of Malaya, Malaysia.
Yuliang Liu, South China University of Technology, Guangdong, China.
Canjie Luo, South China University of Technology, Guangdong, China.
Zihan Ni, Baidu Inc, Beijing, China.
Shuaitao Zhang, South China University of Technology, Guangdong, China.
Dimosthenis Karatzas, Universitat Autónoma de Barcelona, Spain.
Junyu Han, Baidu Inc, Beijing, China.
Errui Ding, Baidu Inc, Beijing, China.
Chee Seng, Chan, University of Malaya, Malaysia.
Lianwen Jin, South China University of Technology, Guangdong, China.
Downtime due to revisions between 29 and 31 December 2019
ArT: The final part of test set available
ArT: The first part of test set available
Extended: Special Issue on Scene Text Reading and its Applications
ArT: Training set available
New Challenges for 2019 Announced
Special Issue on Scene Text Reading and its Applications
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Downtime due to scheduled revisions on 26 and 27 March 2018
Downtime due to scheduled revision on 11 and 12 April 2017
1st January to 1st March
i) Q&A period for the competition,
ii) The launching of initial website
15th Feb to 1st March
i) Competition formal announcement,
iii) Sample training images available,
iv) Evaluation protocol, file formats etc. available.
i) Evaluation tools ready,
ii) Full website ready.
i) Competition kicks off officially,
ii) Release of training set images and ground truth.
Release of the first part of test set images (2271 images),
i) Release of the second part of test set images (2292 images).
ii) Website opens for results submission
i) Deadline of the competition and result submission closes(at PDT 23: 59)
ii) Release of the evaluation results.
i) Submission deadline for 1 page competition report, and the final ranking will be released after results checking.
20th to 25th September
i) Announcement of competition results at ICDAR2019.