University of West Bohemia in Pilsen

Data annotation

Anotation of TV news

Anotation of TV news is carried out to serve for audio-visual speech recognition, i.e. recognition of a speech including its visual component. The annotation then has to include besides recording segmentation, transcription of pronounced text and non-speech events also information about speakers and their visibility. At present, annotation of main evening TV news broadcasted by the Czech Television are annotated.

Guide for annotation and sample data are available in the Czech language only.