We are happy to announce the first challenge on EM (machine-learning-based) automatic segmentation, as part of a contest-workshop previous to the ISBI 2012 conference, which will take place next May in Barcelona, Spain.
You can find all the information about the challenge here.
The challenge is open to everybody, the only requirement is to register in the server to obtain a user name and password to be able to download the training and test datasets, and upload your results.
Deadline for submitting results: February 1st, 2012
Notification of the evaluation: February 21st, 2012
Deadline for submitting abstracts: March 1st, 2012
Notification of acceptance/presentation type: March 15th, 2012
After the publication of the evaluation ranking, teams will be invited to submit an abstract. During the workshop, participants will have the opportunity to present their methods and the results will be discussed.
Please, feel free to spread the word to whoever you consider that may be interested on participating.