Temporal Summarization Track

Welcome to the Temporal Summarization Track website.


November 21, 2014: Thanks for attending TREC! Stay tuned for more concrete information about the track changes. Also, the Google Group has changed name in order to be year-agnostic.

July 7, 2014: TS-specific corpus subset released. This uses the same gpg key (and access agreement) as the full corpus. You are welcome to submit runs using either the full corpus or this sample.

June 12, 2014: draft guidelines, metrics, and test topics released. All topics from 2013 may be used as training.

April 15, 2014: we are currently in topic development and will release guidelines for the 2014 track soon.


October 22, 2013: evaluation results have been released. Evaluation script available here. Also see the Match View Interface.

August 28, 2013: participants no longer are required to submit "internal only" runs.  guidelines updated.  more information here.

July 12, 2013: training event data published.  more information here.

July 5, 2013: draft metrics published.  more information here.

July 1, 2013: guidelines updated.  more information here.

June 22, 2013: test events and updated guidelines released.  more information here.

April 22, 2013: Draft guidelines updated with corpus information.

April 21, 2013: Draft guidelines updated with output format.

March 25, 2013: Draft guidelines posted.

November 2012: For now, enjoy some slides from our planning session. [pdf]

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