Updates from the Industry Track

Authors: Srinivas Bangalore (Interactions Labs) Jennifer Chu-Carroll (Elemental Cognition) Yunyao Li (IBM Research - Almaden)   First off, a reminder that the paper submission deadline for the Industry Track is February 20, less than a month away! Please see the call for papers for more information. Now for the exciting news: we will have two … Continue reading Updates from the Industry Track


Workshop review process for ACL, COLING, EMNLP, and NAACL 2018

Authors: Jason Williams (Microsoft Research) Brendan O’Connor (University of Massachusetts Amherst) Eva Maria Vecchi (University of Cambridge) Tim Baldwin (University of Melbourne) Yoav Goldberg (Bar Ilan University) Jing Jiang (Singapore Management University) Marie Meteer (Brandeis University) Marieke van Erp (KNAW Humanities Cluster) Vincent Ng (University of Texas at Dallas)   For approximately the last 10 … Continue reading Workshop review process for ACL, COLING, EMNLP, and NAACL 2018

Reviewing Advice by Gemma Boleda

Author: Gemma Boleda (Universitat Pompeu Fabra)   PC Chair Note: Gemma was an outstanding reviewer in 2016. We are very grateful for her nice advice! One thing I do, when needed, is to give feedback about the write-up of the article. This ranges from the very basic "please help the reader follow your work by … Continue reading Reviewing Advice by Gemma Boleda


Greetings from the Industry Track

As Lyn mentioned in the first blog post, an industry track, which focuses on disseminating results from applying NLP technology to real world applications, will debut at NAACL 2018. We are very excited to co-chair this new track and look forward to putting together an interesting program with your contribution and participation! Why an Industry … Continue reading Greetings from the Industry Track


PSA: Toronto Paper Matching System

This year we are using the Toronto Paper Matching System (TPMS) as a precursor to bidding. So, a reviewer will see papers sorted by match to them. The goal is to reduce the work load for reviewers. If you don’t want to use this feature you don’t have to but we urge you to consider … Continue reading PSA: Toronto Paper Matching System


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


Area Chairs

We thank our phenomenal group of Area Chairs for their willingness to serve in this role! As your submissions come in, they will be assigned to an area chair using a combination of factors: the area(s) you specify in the submission form, any conflicts of interest with the corresponding area chairs, the match between your … Continue reading Area Chairs