Chinese Classic Text OCR Challenge 2022

Date: 
01/03/2022 to 14/04/2022

Chinese Classic Text OCR Challenge 2022

Digital Initiatives Team of The Library has organized the first “2021 Chinese Classic Text OCR Challenge” last year to promote the development and exchange of the OCR technology for Chinese classics text.  23 teams from different areas worldwide have joined the Challenge.  This year we will organize the “Chinese Classic Text OCR Challenge 2022” jointly with Academia Sinica Center for Digital Cultures, Taiwan (ASCDC), the Champion of our first Challenge to continue the exchange and promotion on the development and discovery of Chinese materials in academia for digital scholarship research.  Welcome individuals and teams who are studying and researching on the advancement of the technology to join this worldwide Challenge.

This year participants can join as Student Team or Open Team.  Please refer to Challenge website for details.  Registration will begin on 14 February 2022 (Mon) and end on 28 February 2022 (Mon).  Deadline of registration has been extended to 14 April 2022 (Thu) and the Challenge will be held in May.

Please email to dslab@lib.cuhk.edu.hk for enquiries.