News - ICDAR 2023 Competition on Reading the Seal Title


Competition Results Announced

Competition results have been released. From the ICDAR'24 report:

"The winners of the MapText competition are MapTest, MapText Strong Pipeline, and DINO MAP. MapTest and MapText Strong Pipeline participated in all tasks on both data sets and had the best overall performance among all performers. DINO MAP participated in task 1 and ranked place 1 and 2 for the French Land Registers and Rumsey data set, respectively. Also, we highlight DS-LP for its strong second-place rankings for task 2, task 3, and task 4 on the French Land Registers data set."

Congratulations to the participants.

The benchmark remains open indefinitely for new and ongoing submissions.

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.