VOT2016 Benchmark

Welcome to the official homepage of the VOT2016 benchmark. This benchmark was used in the VOT2016 challenge which is now over. The results were presented at a VOT2016 workshop on October 10th, 2016 in Amsterdam, Netherlands in conjunction with ECCV 2016.

VOT2016 Workshop

VOT2016 highlights

  • In addition to the VOT Challenge we also organised the first VOT thermal imagery tracking sub-challenge VOT-TIR2016
  • A new improved version of the cross-platform evaluation kit
  • The VOT2015 dataset was re-annotated
  • All the participants who submitted results that exceeded a reasonable threshold on performance automatically became co-authors of the joint paper that was published in the workshop proceedings
  • Participants are encouraged to submit their own workshop papers
  • A prize was awarded to the best-performing tracking team on each challenge


The VOT2016 award and the VOT t-shirts were sponsored by the Faculty of Computer and Information Science, University of Ljubljana.