News, upcoming deadlines and updates

Watch this page regularly for updated information about new released data, word segmentation guidelines, the evaluation process, and most importantly, how to upload test data results for evaluation.

(Oct 20)  Programmers and people interested in Thai word segmentation excessively convened in InterBEST2009 Thai Word Segmentation : an International Episode which was organised as a session in the 8th International Symposium on Natural Language Processing (SNLP2009) on October 20, 2009 at Dhurakij Pundit University. >> More Info... <<

(July 2) Thai word segmentation guidelines (English version) is now available for downloading.

(March 27) The evaluation protocol is now updated. Thai word segmentation guidelines (Thai version) is also available for downloading.

(March 18) Workshop registration is now open.
  • Registration is required to download training/testing data and upload test results for evaluation.
  • For the participants of the previous BEST event, you also have to register for a new account if you would like to participate in the InterBEST 2009 workshop. Nevertheless, you can still use your previous account to access the previous BEST website through the "Previous BEST Events " link.