Challenge tasks for DCASE2024

, Annamaria Mesaros and Romain Serizel

The DCASE Steering Group has reviewed the task proposals for DCASE 2024 Challenge and selected the following tasks:

Task 1

Data-Efficient Low-Complexity Acoustic Scene Classification

Task 2

First-Shot Unsupervised Anomalous Sound Detection for Machine Condition Monitoring

Task 3

Audio and audiovisual sound event localization and detection with source distance estimation

Task 4

Sound event detection with heterogeneous training dataset and potentially missing labels

Task 5

Few-shot Bioacoustic Event Detection

Task 6

Automated Audio Captioning

Task 7

Sound Scene Synthesis

Task 8

Language-Based Audio Retrieval

Task 9

Language-Queried Audio Source Separation

Task 10

Acoustic-based traffic monitoring

More details will be available by mid-January on the website.