Robust ReadingCompetition


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Useful Links

The 2013 edition of this competition can be found at ICDAR 2013 Robust Reading Competition.

The 2011 edition of this competition can be found at ICDAR 2011 Robust Reading Competition.


The Web site of ICDAR 2017 can be found here.

If you are looking for more training data, have a look at the past Robust Reading competitions organised by Simon Lucas, and also at the Datasets section of the IAPR-TC11 Web.

Important Dates

  • 15 January: Web site online
  • 15 January until 31 March: Registration of interest
  • 5 March: Datasets available
  • 2 April: Submission of results deadline
  • 23-26 August: Results presentation