The 56th Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics will be held in Melbourne, Australia at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre from July 15th to 20th, 2018.


Key Dates

  • February 22nd: Submission Deadline
  • March 26th–28th: Author Response Period
  • April 20th: Notification of Acceptance
  • May 11th: Camera-ready Due
  • July 15th–20th: Main Conference

All deadlines are: 11:59pm UTC-12

Organising Committee

General Chair

Program Chairs

Workshop Chairs

Tutorial Chairs

Demo Chairs

Publications Chairs

  • Shay Cohen, University of Edinburgh
  • Kevin Gimpel, Toyota Technological Institute at Chicago
  • Wei Lu, Singapore University of Technology and Design (Advisory)

Exhibits Coordinator

Conference Handbook Chairs

Publicity Chair

Local Sponsorship Chair

Local Chairs