HECKTOR 2021 challenge accepted at MICCAI

The second edition of the HECKTOR challenge was accepted at MICCAI 2021. This challenge is designed for researchers in medical imaging to compare their algorithms for automatic segmentation of tumor in Head and Neck Cancer. In addition to last year’s challenge, we will include more data for the segmentation task as well as a new task for the automatic prediction of patient outcome.


  • Release date of the training cases: June 1 2021
  • Release date of the test cases: Aug. 1 2021
  • Submission date(s): opens Sept. 1 2021 closes Sept. 10 2021
  • Release date of the results: Sept. 15 2021
  • Associated workshop days: Sept. 27 2021 or Oct. 1 2021

More information will come soon !