Here are the results.


The participants are highly encouraged to contact the organizers for preliminary discussions about their systems, problems encountered during the task, comments and suggestions etc.


We would like to thank you all for participating in this task. We hope you  had  fun, interesting discussions during the whole period and you like analyzing old documents as much as we do.


We are looking forward to further collaboration with each and every one of you.



Best Regards,

Octavian and Carlo




Contact Info


  • Octavian Popescu, IBM Research, US
  • Carlo Strapparava, FBK-irst, Italy


Other Info


  • 27/08/2014 - the 3,000 pieces of news between 1700-2010 training corpus is on-line
  • 30/05/2014 - the trial is on-line
  • 08/05/2014 - the task description is available
  • 05/06/2014 - the trial is on-line (again) - small changes
  • 05/06/2014 - first questions coming, google group created