16th International Conference on Document Analysis and Recognition ICDAR 2021

5 – 10 September 2021, Lausanne, Switzerland


ICDAR is a major international event for professional contractors for analysis and documentation that extends to the digital age of the digital transition. In 2021, at the 16th edition of this emblematic conference, it was realized that will be the first one, which will take place in Switzerland.

All events organized within ICDAR 2021 are safe and protected from the global crisis of COVID-19. If necessary, ICDAR 2021 with “virtual” remote participation capabilities will be implemented. All accepted papers will be published in the ICDAR 2021 Proceedings, whether the conference is held physically or not.


Located in the center of the city of Lausanne, with views of the lake and mountain, the Beaulieu Convention Center offers a wide range of installations for conferences with garden. The Center is easily accessible for public transport.

Social activities

The conference dinner will be held at Casino Montreux. Before the dinner, the participants will have the opportunity to visit Chillon Castle or the Charlie Chaplin Museum. Lausanne in its arteries also has a lot to offer to visitors, it is an Olympic museum and Lavaux Vineyard Terraces, classified by UNESCO, or gardens near the lake.

Main Conference

  • February 8, 2021: Paper submission deadline
  • April 26, 2021: Notification of acceptance
  • May 17, 2021: Camera-ready version submission deadline
  • September 5-7, 2021: Workshops, tutorials, and doctoral consortium
  • September 8-10, 2021: Main conference dates

Topics of Interest

  • Document image processing
  • Analysis of physical and logical arrangement
  • Reconstruction of texts and symbols
  • Reconstruction of calligraphy
  • Document analysis systems
  • Document classification
  • Indexing of document recovery
  • Document synthesis
  • Documentary extraction
  • NLP for document compilers
  • Summary and translation of documents
  • Office automation
  • Human document interaction
  • Analysis of multimedia documents
  • Reconstruction of mobile text
  • Document analysis with canvas base
  • Detection of the text
  • Graphic reconciliation
  • Reconstruction of tables and molds
  • Analysis of historical documents
  • Authentication verification
  • Forensic documentation and origin analysis
  • Analysis of medical documents
  • Analysis of documents for a very good
  • Analysis of documents for bibliographic research
  • Gold-standard benchmarks and data sets
convention center

Presentation of the review

ICDAR 2021 will be followed by a double blind revision process. The authors do not include their names and affiliations in the same place. The authors must also guarantee that his identity will be revealed indirectly, citing their previous works on the third person and omitting the acknowledgements to the version ready for the camera.

The documents are added to the conference in 15 pages and are in the LNCS format.

As for the previous edition of the ICDAR, there were a three-day special diary of the IJDAR that relates to the latest advances in analysis and reconstitution of documents in complex documents using advanced techniques.

Author Instructions

Springer Lecture Notes in Computer Science is or ICDAR 2021 editor

The recent ICDAR procedures are published in public using the IEEE Computer Society Press. Based on our collaborations between IAPR and Springer, the ICDAR Consultative Council will publish the ICDAR 2021 procedures in the Springer Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS) series.

It provides excellent online accessibility for conferences and seminars, including free access to SpringerLink, links from the conference website and free access to all other SpringerLink.

The work contracts for the congress are up to 15 pages, including references. If present, there are between 12 and 15 pages.

No show

Documents to compare a large amount of data from an online conference and a new index. Documents on the non-comparison of not foram retirados before anúncio do programa técnico serão, marked as “not comparcimento”, no conference page.

Double entry

To provide a review of ICDAR 2021, the authors reconcile that it has not been published or accepted for publication in the form of substantial review in any local review, including periodicals, conferences and workshops. However, the authors agree that the document is not substantially substantiated in the content or will be presented to a periodical, or other conference or workshop during the review period (February 8, 20-26 April 2021). Note that this restriction does not apply to documents they issue as relative documents, nor to public administrations, nor to car repair shops. No entrant, such as the automatic detection system of the beach under working conditions. self-archiving self-archiving online and relating to false correspondence, the authors do not make any copies of their articles in a self-archiving archive before 8 March