ICDAR 2015 Robust Reading Competition

@inproceedings{Karatzas2015ICDAR2R,
  title={ICDAR 2015 Robust Reading Competition},
  author={Dimosthenis Karatzas and Lluis Gomez-Bigorda and Anguelos Nicolaou and Suman Ghosh and Andrew Bagdanov and Masakazu Iwamura and Jiri Matas and Lukas Neumann and Vijay Ramaseshan Chandrasekhar and Shijian Lu and Faisal Shafait and Seiichi Uchida and Ernest Valveny},
  year={2015}
}
Results of the ICDAR 2015 Robust Reading Competition are presented. A new Challenge 4 on Incidental Scene Text has been added to the Challenges on Born-Digital Images, Focused Scene Images and Video Text. Challenge 4 is run on a newly acquired dataset of 1,670 images evaluating Text Localisation, Word Recognition and End-to-End pipelines. In addition, the dataset for Challenge 3 on Video Text has been substantially updated with more video sequences and higher quality ground truth data. Finally… CONTINUE READING