Contact - Video Text Reading Competition for Dense and Small Text

Organizing Committee

Weijia Wu (, Zhejiang University, China.

Yuzhong Zhao, University of Chinese Academy of Sciences, China

Zhuang Li, Kuaishou Technology, China

Jiahong Li, Kuaishou Technology, China

Mike Zheng Shou, National University of Singapore, Singapore

Umapada Pal, Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition Unit, Indian Statistical Institute, India

Dimosthenis Karatzas(, Universitat Autónoma de Barcelona, Spain

Xiang Bai (, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China



Please contact, if there is any question about the dataset.


Challenge News

Important Dates

20st December to 30st December, 2022

i) Q&A period for the competition,

ii) The launching of the initial website

2st February 2023

i) Sample training videos available,

ii) Evaluation protocol, file formats etc. available.

15st February 2023

i) Competition kicks off officially,

ii) Release of training set videos and ground truth (50 videos).

15th March 2023:

i) Test set is available (50 videos)

ii) Website opens for results submission.

20th March 2023

I) Deadline of the competition and result submission closes(at PDT 23: 59)

31th March 2023

Submission deadline for 1 page competition report, and the final ranking will be released after results checking.

21th to 26th August , 2023

Announcement of competition results at ICDAR2023.