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Challenge results to be presented at WASPAA2017

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DCASE2017 Challenge results will be presented at WASPAA 2017 in a special demo session with two posters. From the DCASE2017 organizers, Tuomas Virtanen and Aleksandr Diment will be presenting the results.

If you are attending WASPAA, come and discuss challenge tasks and results, as well as the future directions of ...

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Accepted papers for Workshop

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Altogether 27 papers were accepted to be presented in the workshop. The list of accepted papers can be accessed here.

Full proceedings will be available shortly before the Workshop.

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Preliminary schedule for Workshop

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Thursday 16.11.2017

9:00 - 18:00

Lunch and coffee breaks included

Highlights:

  • Invited talk: Daniel P. W. Ellis, Google
  • Technical sessions
  • DCASE Challenge results analysis

Friday 17.11.2017

9:00 - 12:30

Morning coffee break included

Highlights:

  • Invited talk: Josh McDermott, MIT
  • Technical sessions
  • DCASE Challenge special ...
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Challenge received 74 entries this year

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DCASE2017 Challenge collected a nice amount of participants this year, totalling 74 submitted entries. We have started evaluating the submissions, and the challenge results will be released on the website on 15 of September 2017.

After publication of results, authors will have the possibility to update their technical report to ...

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DCASE 2017 deadline extension

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Due to numerous requests, the deadline for submitting contributions to DCASE 2017 Workshop and DCASE 2017 Challenge is extended with one week. The new deadline is 7 Aug 2017 AOE.

Looking forward to receiving your contributions!

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Paper about the DCASE2017 Challenge

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A paper about the DCASE2017 Challenge tasks will be published in the upcoming DCASE2017 Workshop. Please cite this paper when referring to the DCASE2017 Challenge in your publications about DCASE2017:

Publication

A. Mesaros, T. Heittola, A. Diment, B. Elizalde, A. Shah, E. Vincent, B. Raj, and T. Virtanen. DCASE 2017 ...

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Task 4 - Important Update - Action Required

challenge Ankit Shah,

DCASE Forum post

There are two important updates on Task 4's data.

1. Verifying downloaded data

Thanks to the inquiry sent by Justin Salamon, we are providing two methods for participants to check that their development set was downloaded properly, not only in terms of the number of files ...

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New version of development datasets for Task3 released

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It has been brought to our attention that the Task 3 reference annotations do not always correspond to audible sound events. To address this issue, we implemented a verification of the data as follows.

The selected sound classes for the task are: brakes squeaking, car, children, large vehicle, people speaking ...

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Challenge datasets and Baseline system published

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Development datasets for DCASE2017 Challenge tasks 1,2, and 3 have been published. In addition to this, the baseline system for these tasks has been published. Baseline system can be access from Github:


The baseline system will download the needed datasets automatically.

You can access development datasets ...

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DCASE2017 Opened

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The DCASE2017 website now public. This website collects all the information about the DCASE2017 Challenge and DCASE2017 Workshop.

Challenge

Development datasets and the baseline system for the Challenge will be released on 15th of March. Until then, there might still be minor modifications to the task definitions.

Workshop

This year ...

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