News - ICDAR 2024 Competition on Handwriting Recognition of Historical Ciphers


Rumsey (General) Data Update 2

Some annotations were revised to correct errors in grouping; additionally, annotations using non-Roman (e.g., Cyrillic) characters have been marked as "illegible" so that they are treated as "don't care" values during evaluation.

Challenge News

Important Dates

10 January 2024: Competition Announced

20 January 2024: Training data released

18 February 2024: Test data released

10 May 2024: Submission of results (extended deadline)