When referring to TRECVID 2017 in general, please cite the following paper which will be on the TRECVID website by 1. March 2018 but not before:

    author= {George Awad and Asad Butt and Jonathan Fiscus and David Joy and Andrew Delgado and Martial Michel and Alan F. Smeaton and Yvette Graham and Wessel Kraaij and Georges Quénot and Maria Eskevich and Roeland Ordelman and Gareth J. F. Jones and Benoit Huet},
    title = {TRECVID 2017: Evaluating Ad-hoc and Instance Video Search, Events Detection, Video Captioning and Hyperlinking},
    booktitle = {Proceedings of TRECVID 2017},
    keywords={TRECVid, Video Retrieval, Multimedia Retrieval, IR Evaluation},
    year = 2017,
    organization = {NIST, USA},

In papers referring to TRECVID's work in video semantic indexing please cite the following publication:

  title={TRECVid Semantic Indexing of Video: A 6-Year Retrospective},
  author={George Awad and Cees G. M. Snoek and Alan F. Smeaton and Georges Quénot},
  journal={ITE Transactions on Media Technology and Applications},
  note={Invited paper},

In papers referring to TRECVID's work in Instance Search please cite the following publication:

  title={Instance search retrospective with focus on TRECVID},
  author={Awad, George and Kraaij, Wessel and Over, Paul and Satoh, Shin’ichi},
  journal={International Journal of Multimedia Information Retrieval},

When using BBB EastEnders video or images snapshots, remember the following section of the data permission agreement:

   2.2 Small video excerpts of the Programming or small numbers of
   derived still images may be displayed to third-parties or published 
   in a scientific or technical context, solely for the purpose of
   describing the research and development of the Project. No other
   public display of the Programming shall be made by the Licensee
   without the prior written permission of the BBC. Any use of the
   Programming within the context of this Clause 2.2 shall include 
   the following acknowledgement: "Programme material copyrighted by BBC"

When acknowledging the common annotation efforts coordinated by Georges Quenot and team, please cite the following publication:

    Stéphane Ayache and Georges Quénot, "Video Corpus Annotation using
    Active Learning", 30th European Conference on Information Retrieval
    (ECIR'08), Glasgow, Scotland, 30th March - 3rd April, 2008
    URL: http://mrim.imag.fr/georges.quenot/articles/ecir08.pdf

When acknowledging the ASR output provided by LIMSI please cite the following:

 J.-L. Gauvain. The Quaero Program: Multilingual and Multimedia
 Technologies IWSLT 2010, Paris, Dec. 2010.

 L. Lamel. Multilingual Speech Processing Activities in Quaero:
 Application to Multimedia Search in Unstructured Data The Fifth
 International Conference Human Language Technologies - The Baltic
 Perspective Tartu, Estonia, October 4-5, 2012

When referring to the TREC Video Retrieval Evaluation's (TRECVID's) general goals, guidelines, general results, etc. please cite tbe following publication:

    author = {Alan F. Smeaton and Paul Over and Wessel Kraaij},
    title = {Evaluation campaigns and TRECVid},
    booktitle = {{MIR} '06: {P}roceedings of the 8th {ACM} {I}nternational {W}orkshop on {M}ultimedia {I}nformation {R}etrieval},
    year = {2006},
    isbn = {1-59593-495-2},
    pages = {321--330},
    location = {Santa Barbara, California, USA},
    doi = {http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1178677.1178722},
    publisher = {ACM Press},
    address = {New York, NY, USA},
    Smeaton, A. F., Over, P., and Kraaij, W. 2006. Evaluation campaigns
    and TRECVid. In Proceedings of the 8th ACM International Workshop on
    Multimedia Information Retrieval (Santa Barbara, California, USA,
    October 26 - 27, 2006). MIR '06. ACM Press, New York, NY,
    321-330. DOI= http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1178677.1178722 

In papers referring to TRECVID's work in high-level feature extraction please cite the following publication:

    author = {Alan F. Smeaton and Paul Over and Wessel Kraaij},
    title = {High-{L}evel {F}eature {D}etection from {V}ideo in {TRECV}id: 
    a 5-{Y}ear {R}etrospective of {A}chievements},
    booktitle = {Multimedia Content Analysis, Theory and Applications},
    pages = {151--174},
    editor = {Ajay Divakaran},
    year = {2009},
    isbn = {978-0-387-76567-9},
    publisher = {Springer Verlag},
    address = {Berlin}

When referring to TRECVID's Content-Based Copy Detection task and associated research, please cite the following publication:

 author = {Awad, George and Over, Paul and Kraaij, Wessel},
 title = {Content-Based Video Copy Detection Benchmarking at TRECVID},
 journal = {ACM Trans. Inf. Syst.},
 issue_date = {June 2014},
 volume = {32},
 number = {3},
 month = jul,
 year = {2014},
 issn = {1046-8188},
 pages = {14:1--14:40},
 articleno = {14},
 numpages = {40},
 url = {http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/2629531},
 doi = {10.1145/2629531},
 acmid = {2629531},
 publisher = {ACM},
 address = {New York, NY, USA},
 keywords = {TRECVID, Video copy detection, evaluation, multimedia},

When referring to the HAVIC collection, please cite the following publication:

  author = {Stephanie Strassel and Amanda Morris and Jonathan Fiscus and Christopher Caruso and Haejoong Lee and Paul Over and James Fiumara and Barbara Shaw and Brian Antonishek and Martial Michel},
  title = {Creating HAVIC: Heterogeneous Audio Visual Internet Collection},
  booktitle = {Proceedings of the Eight International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC'12)},
  year = {2012},
  month = {may},
  date = {23-25},
  address = {Istanbul, Turkey},
  editor = {Nicoletta Calzolari (Conference Chair) and Khalid Choukri and Thierry Declerck and Mehmet Uğur Doğan and Bente Maegaard and Joseph Mariani and Jan Odijk and Stelios Piperidis},
  publisher = {European Language Resources Association (ELRA)},
  isbn = {978-2-9517408-7-7},
  language = {english}