ICFHR2016 Competition on Handwritten Text Recognition on the READ Dataset


Track 2 - Unrestricted track

In this track the participants can use any data of their choice. To test the system a tar file including a PAGE file per test page must be upload.

News

The competition is open in scriptnet

Important Dates

1 March 2016 Competition opens, start of registration period, training data available, baseline system available.

31 May 2016 Registration deadline (no more participants will be admitted after this date).

12 June 2016 Test data available.

24 June 2016 Deadline for systems results.

26 June 2016 Deadline for sending short description of the submitted systems.

Oct 23-26, 2016 Winners and final ranking of all teams will be made public at the ICFHR 2016 conference.

Dec, 2016 The competition is open in the scriptnet platform





Organizers







Verónica Romero

[Universitat Politècnica de València] 

Member of the Pattern Recognition and Human Language Technology Research Center of the Universitat Politècnica de València.

Enrique Vidal

[Universitat Politècnica de València] 

PhD in Physics from the Universitat de València (Spain), 1985. Full professor of Computer Science in the Universitat Politècnica de València. Member of the IEEE and a fellow of the IAPR.

Joan Andreu Sanchez

[Universitat Politècnica de València] 

Joan Andreu Sanchez is professor at Universitat Politècnica de Valencia and researcher in the Pattern Recognition and Human Language Technologies (PRHLT) research center.