New Award: Test-of-Time Paper

Award: Test-of-Time Paper on Computational Linguistics Goal and Criteria: We aim to select 1-3 influential and inspiring Computational Linguistics (CL) papers which were published between 2002-2012 at the Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL) conferences (including ACL, NAACL, EACL, EMNLP and CONLL), workshops and journals (including TACL and CL journal), to recognize research that has had … Continue reading New Award: Test-of-Time Paper


ACL Submission Policies – Whence and Whither?

As NAACL 2018 is the first conference to apply the new ACL policies for submission, review and citation, there are naturally many questions about how and why these policies were put in place. The NAACL Program Chairs have therefore asked me, as President of the ACL, to give a little background on the new policies. In … Continue reading ACL Submission Policies – Whence and Whither?

PSA to Potential Program Committee Members

We have sent out invitations to potential program committee members. In about 10% of cases, our invitation emails bounced because the individual’s email in START was not up to date. We estimate that an additional 10% of invitations have been unread due to the same issue. If you would like to be considered for the … Continue reading PSA to Potential Program Committee Members

Introduction from the Program Co-Chairs

We would like to introduce ourselves and our goals for NAACL HLT 2018. Who are we? Heng Ji is Edward P. Hamilton Development Chair Professor of Computer Science at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. Her research expertise is on Information Extraction and Knowledge Base Population. She was selected as "Young Scientist" and a member of the Global Future … Continue reading Introduction from the Program Co-Chairs