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Personal Photo Retrieval (pilot task)


This is a pilot task that aims to provide a test bed for QBE-based retrieval scenarios in the scope of personal information retrieval based on a collection of 5,555 personal images plus rich metadata. All information about the task can be found here.


This schedule is preliminary and might be adjusted slightly.

  • 15.03.2012: Release of the data set
  • 15.04.2012: Release of all topics
  • 15.05.2012: Registration closes for all ImageCLEF tasks
  • 01.06.2011: Submission of runs
  • 15.07.2011: Release of results


  • David Zellhöfer, Brandenburg University of Technology, Germany, david.zellhoefer[at]
  • Workgroup of Database and Information Systems, Brandenburg University of Technology, Website