Final Submissions FAQ

Here are the answers to some frequently asked questions about final submissions. I. What paper size? A4 (source: NAACL HLT 2018 template instructions, page 1, column 1) II. Are acknowledgements to be included in the 9 (long)/5 (short) pages of content? Yes. III. Should appendices be included in the paper PDF, or go with supplemental … Continue reading Final Submissions FAQ


Outstanding Papers

The selection of outstanding papers and best paper includes four steps: Step 1: Area chairs nominated 19 submissions. Step 2: PC chairs selected 9 submissions as candidate outstanding papers. Step 3: We composed an outstanding and best paper award committee that consists of five area chairs who are experts in various areas and don't have conflict-of-interest … Continue reading Outstanding Papers

Preliminary Schedule

This schedule is subject to addition or modification (especially June 4th); more detail will be provided following the final paper submission deadlines. Time June 2 June 3 June 4 08:45-09:00 Opening Remarks Announcements Announcements 09:00-10:00 Research Track Keynote: Charles Yang Research Track Keynote: Kevin Knight Research Track Keynote: Dilek Hakkani-Tür 10:00-10:30 Coffee 10:30-11:30 Parallel Oral … Continue reading Preliminary Schedule

Test-of-Time Award Papers

We formed two award committees to select the Test-of-Time awards from 19 papers nominated by area chairs. Expert award committee: consisted of all ACL and NAACL conferences’ general chairs, program chairs and NAACL board chairs between 2013-2018. Community award committee: consisted of all the top 1000 authors ranked by the ACL Anthology Network, based on … Continue reading Test-of-Time Award Papers

NAACL Paper Titles Over Time

Inspired by Kristina Gulordava's NAACL18 word cloud (Thanks!), here are some fun word clouds from NAACL2007, NAACL2013 and NAACL2018 paper titles. Topics like Translation and Extraction have been consistently popular over years, and topics like Neural Networks, Generation and Representations have become trendy. Happy to see 'Language' is always one of the top ranked words. … Continue reading NAACL Paper Titles Over Time