News - ICDAR 2024 Competition on Historical Map Text Detection, Recognition, and Linking


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.

Important Dates

2 January 2024: Competition Announced

1 February 2024: Training and validation data released

1 March 2024: Competition test data released

6 May 2024 [Extended] Final results submission deadline (AoE time zone)