This schedule is tentative and subject to change. Keep informed by subscribing to our Google group.

Quantitative Challenge 

May 15th, 2016: Beginning of the quantitative competition, release of development (with labels) and validation data (without labels).

June 30th, 2016: Release of encrypted final evaluation data (without labels) and validation labels. Participants can start training their methods with the whole data set..

July 3rd, 2016: Release of final evaluation data decryption key. Participants start predicting the results on the final evaluation data..

July 13th, 2016: End of the quantitative competition. Deadline for submitting the predictions over the final evaluation data. Deadline for code submission. The organizers start the code verification by running it on the final evaluation data.

July 15th, 2016: Deadline for submitting the fact sheets. 

July 15th, 2016: Release of the verification results to the participants for review. Top ranked participants are invited to follow the workshop submission guide for inclusion at ECCV 2016 ChaLearn Looking at People workshop proceedings.

Workshop deadlines (Extended deadlines) 

Dear colleague, due to many requests and to give more time to challenge participants to prepare their papers, we have extended the deadline for paper submission as follow. Please note that  we are organizing a challenge and workshop at ICPR16 (December 4), therefore, authors of rejected papers still can send their corrected-improved papers to be considered for publication in ICPR16 companion proceedings (papers will undergo the  standard revision process).

The new deadlines are as follows: (for clarity we also include the deadlines for the ICPR Workshop and Contest)

July 25th, 2016:     
Workshop paper submission deadline.

August 8th, 2016:   Notification of workshop paper acceptance.

August 10th, 2016: Submission deadline ICPRW (no participants of ICPR competition).

August 16th, 2016: End of ICPR competition.

August 24th, 2016: Submission deadline ICPRW (contest participants & ECCV revised-rejected papers

August 24th, 2016: Notification of acceptance ICPRW (no participants).

September 2nd, 2016: Notification of acceptance ICPRW (contest participants & ECCV revised-rejected papers) 

September 2nd, 2016: Camera ready submission ECCV

September 5th, 2016: Camera ready submission ICPRW


October 9th, 2016: workshop and awards session at ECCV2016, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.