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TRECVID is hosted by the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST). The workshop's goal is to encourage research in content-based video retrieval by providing a large test collection, uniform scoring procedures, and a forum for organizations interested in comparing their results. This year, TRECVID tracks included: Ad-hoc Video Search, Instance Search, Video Summarization, Video-to-Text, Disaster Scene Description & Indexing, and Activity Detection in Extended Videos.

Due to COVID-19, the 2021 TREC Video Retrieval (TRECVID) workshop will be virtual, running December 7-10, from 7:00 AM to 11:00 AM EST time to accommodate most time zones. Workshop participants include researchers those who took part in TRECVID2021 evaluation benchmark. Researchers from academia and/or industry are encouraged to attend but must contact the workshop's Technical Contact, george.awad [at] (George Awad), prior to registering.


This year's TRECVID workshop will be hosted in conjunction with the OpenMFC (Open Media Forensics Challenge) workshop. Please refer to the OpenMFC 2021 workshop agenda for detailed information.

Created October 19, 2021, Updated December 6, 2021