2021-06-30 HEAR 2021 Updates

Dear colleagues,

Thank you for your interest in the HEAR 2021 NeurIPS challenge! We are excited to share the following news and updates with you:

  • All three open tasks have now been announced.
  • The submission API has been simplified. Please see the main site for all the latest rules, or click this link to see the changelog.
  • Google Cloud Platform has generously donated compute resources for our leaderboard. Low resource participants, please reach out for GPU sponsorship!
  • The first leaderboard is ready for submission! Please submit here.

If you have any questions or comments, we’d love to hear from you!

Looking forward to seeing you on the leaderboard,

Your HEAR 2021 Competition Committee

Joseph Turian and Jordie Shier and Bhiksha Raj and Björn W. Schuller and Christian James Steinmetz and Colin Malloy and George Tzanetakis and Gissel Velarde and Kirk McNally and Max Henry and Nicolas Pinto and Yonatan Bisk and Gyanendra Das and Humair Raj Khan and Camille Noufi and Dorien Herremans and Jesse Engel and Justin Salamon and Philippe Esling and Pranay Manocha and Shinji Watanabe and Zeyu Jin