Arabic writer identification is a very active research field. However, no standard benchmark is available for researchers in this field. The aim of this competition is to gather researchers and compare recent advances in Arabic writer identification. This competition was hosted by Kaggle, it has attracted thirty participants from both academia and industry. This paper gives details on this competition, including the evaluation procedure, description of participating methods and their performances.
|Publication status||Published - Sept 2011|
|Event||2011 International Conference on Document Analysis and Recognition (ICDAR) - Beijing, China|
Duration: 1 Sept 2011 → …
|Conference||2011 International Conference on Document Analysis and Recognition (ICDAR)|
|Period||1/09/11 → …|