News - ICDAR 2023 Competition on Reading the Seal Title


Datasets are now available

Datasets for training and testing are now available for the new tasks for the 2015 edition of the competition:

T1.4 - End-to-End on Born digital images

T2.4 - End-to-End on Focused scene text images

T3.4 - End-to-End on Video sequences

T4.1 - Text Localisation in Incidental scene text images

T4.3 - Word Recognition in Incidental scene text images

T4.1 - End-to-End on Incidental scene text images

In addition, the datasets for the following task have been updated:

T3.1 - Text Localisation in Video sequences

Important Dates

Note: The time zone of all deadlines is UTC-12. The cut-off time for all dates is 11:59 PM.

December 23-30, 2022: Website ready

December 30, 2022: Training set images and ground truth available

March 5, 2023: Task 1&2 test set images available

March 6, 2023: Task 1&2 submission open

March 20, 2023: Task 1&2 submission deadline


Note on the registration for the ReST challenge:

There is no need to register explicitly for the ReST challenge. As long as you are registered to the RRC portal you will be able to submit your results when the submission is open.