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SVRD: Task 1&2 Training set Updated

Dear SVRD Participants,

The Task 1&2 training set annotations have been updated to correct several labeling issues. The downloading links has changed. Please download and use the updated datasets to train your models. Besides, the annotations format also has been updated. Please refer to Tasks for details. Thank you.

Apologize for the late updation. The Task 1&2 also extended the submission date. Please refer to Important Dates.

Hope you enjoy the competition!

SVRD Organizers

Challenge News

Important Dates

1 March 2019: Web site ready and Registration open

18 March 2019: Training set available

12 April 2019: The first part of test set available

20 April 2019: The second part of test set available, and Website opens for result submission

30 April 2019: Submission of results deadline

10 May 2019: Deadline for providing short descriptions of the participating methods

20-25 September 2019: Results presentation