Kraken/eScriptorium in IIIF Week

We will be giving a brief presentation of Kraken and eScriptorium as part of IIIF week, in the session on ‘IIIF and Manuscript Use Cases’. The presentation will be online at 6pm Paris time,...

Complex layout analysis

Advancing well on complex layout analysis. Here is what we showed for the trainable baseline detection for complex Arabic documents at the last HIP@ICDAR in September 2019 (see publications). It is very successful on...

Présentation de kraken : ADEMEC

Jean-Baptiste Camps de l’École Nationale des Chartes présentera un atelier hands on kraken lors de la journée d’études IA et institutions patrimoniales : enjeux, défis et opportunités de l’ADEMEC à la Bibliothèque national de...

‘Deep Learning for Word Spotting’ Workshop

Almanach and the eScripta team are very happy to welcome Gernot Fink, professor of pattern recognition at the Technical University of Dortmund, and Eugen Rusakov for a workshop on “deep learning for word spotting”....

eScripta at ICDAR2019

The eScripta team has recently returned from the International Conference of Document Analysis and Recognition (ICDAR) which was held this year in Sydney. As well as the main conference, there were also very interesting...

Reminder: eScripta at DH2019

As mentioned in a previous post, eScripta is represented at Digital Humanities 2019 in several different sessions. We now have the full details: What: A workshop on Archetype took place yesterday, in which participants...

Presentation at ISAW, New York

Our platform for automatic manuscript transcription will be presented in the talk “eScripta: An Open Source Platform for Artificial Intelligence and Deep Annotation Applied to Written Objects” by Daniel Stökl Ben Ezra at the...

Workshop di Paleografia Digitale

Although not strictly related to eScripta, readers of this blog may still be interested to learn of a series of practical and theoretical workshops I will be giving in April 2019 on paleografia digitale at...

eScriptorium @manuSciences 19

Our upcoming open source infrastructure eScriptorium for automatic manuscript transcription and deep annotation has been presented in the framework of the daily kraken workshops by Benjamin Kiessling and Robin Tissot with the support of...