ROBIN Competition

Datasets, Ground Truths and Metrics
For the evaluation of
object recognition and image categorisation

Welcome to the web site dedicated to the ROBIN Competition. Please refer to the Overview of the project for any informations.


February 28, 2006 : The datasets for the Final Evaluation are now available ! Log in, and you will be able to choose tu download either the Validation or Final Evaluation set for each of the competitions. You can also upload your result files for the evaluation session, but you should wait to have optimize your algorithms on the Validation sets, as the number of submissions for the Finale Evaluation sets will count in the final ranking ! The dead line for submission on the final evaluation sets is june the 8.

January 16, 2006 : A Beta version of the evaluation platform is now online ! Log in, and you will be able to upload your result files and evaluate them. Feel free to test the evaluation platform and report bugs to . The ranking system is also online, but anonymously during the validation time of the evaluation platform.

December 06, 2006 :If your research center has already signed and sent 2 specimens of the ROBIN's participation contract, you can now easily create your own account (login and password) to access the datasets and evaluation plateform on this page.

December 01, 2006 : A Visualization web tool is now available for the participants ! It allows them to visualize all the various learning set without having to dowload the datasets.
To get a login and password, see the Getting the datasets section.

November 27, 2006 : The ROBIN datasets are now available ! The first step if you wish to participate is to register to the ROBIN COMPETITION as a participant.See the Getting the datasets section for more informations.

November 24, 2006 : New Tests' Definitions available ! See more details with images for each test in the Tests' Definitions section for more informations.

March 21, 2006 : Techno-Vision workshop (Arcueil)

March 13, 2006 : ROBIN Competition's full session in the French Ministry of Research

October 24, 2005 : Techno-Langue and Techno-Vision day (Colloque ASTI 2005, Clermont Ferrand)

August 22, 2005 : The definitions of each dataset's challenges have been released, refer the Tests' Definitions section for more details.

March 18, 2005 : Techno-Vision Meeting in the French Ministry of Research. The purpose of this meeting is the presentations of the various Techno-Vision Projects.

March 04, 2005 : Kick off Meeting of the ROBIN Competition in the French Ministry of Research.

January 18, 2005 : The ROBIN Competition is accepted by the French Ministry of Research as a Techno-Vision project.