Part of the EU Network of Excellence PASCAL Challenge Program. Participation is open to all.

The challenge has ended! We wish to thank all participants for an interesting and high quality competition. The winners are:

Competition 1: IGI_ML
Inst. for Theoretical Computer Science, TU Graz
Competition 2: Tuomas Lepola
University of Helsinki

For more detailed results, see page Results. The organizers wish to congratulate the winners for their expectional job, and hope to see their papers in NIPS 2005 Workshop, along with other contestants.

Jarkko Salojärvi, Kai Puolamäki, Lauri Kovanen, Jaana Simola, Ilpo Kojo, Samuel Kaski

The organizers (contact information and affiliations)

References and citing the Challenge/data

Please see the technical report for information of eye movements, experimental setup, baseline methods, and references:

Jarkko Salojärvi, Kai Puolamäki, Jaana Simola, Lauri Kovanen, Ilpo Kojo, Samuel Kaski. Inferring Relevance from Eye Movements: Feature Extraction. Helsinki University of Technology, Publications in Computer and Information Science, Report A82. 3 March 2005. [PDF]

You can cite the Challenge or data set by citing the above mentioned technical report.

The Challenge Poster [PDF, text]