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Robust Reading Competition Challenge 2: Reading Text in Scene Images

This Challenge of the Robust Reading Competition is organized by DFKI. To visit Challenge 1 - Reading Text in Born-Digital Images (Web and Email) organized by CVC, please visit http://www.cvc.uab.es/icdar2011competition/.

Text Localization Task

* Images courtesy of ICDAR'03 Robust Reading Competition

Word Recognition Task

Word Recognition Task

* Images courtesy of ICDAR'03 Robust Reading Competition

Training Dataset

Training data is available now on following links:

Test Dataset

Test data is available now on following links:

Citation

If you use the competition dataset, please cite our competition paper:

  • Shahab, Asif; Shafait, Faisal; Dengel, Andreas; , "ICDAR 2011 Robust Reading Competition Challenge 2: Reading Text in Scene Images," International Conference on Document Analysis and Recognition (ICDAR), 2011 , pp.1491-1496, 18-21 Sept. 2011

Evaluation Software

We used DetEval evaluation software from Christian Wolf for evaluation of text localization. The software is available at http://liris.cnrs.fr/christian.wolf/software/deteval/index.html

Submission due by 03, June 2011, via email to Asif.Shahab@…

Schedule

  • Training Set Available: 30, March 2011
  • Test Set Available: 01, June 2011
  • Testing Period: 01-03, June 2011
  • Submission of Results: 03, June 2011
  • ICDAR Camera Ready Paper: 15, June 2011

Resources

Contact

Asif Shahab, Faisal Shafait, Andreas Dengel
German Research Centre for Artificial Intelligence DFKI Kaiserslautern, Germany

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