Call for Papers

ROCLING 2012 invites submissions of original and unpublished research papers on all areas of computational linguistics, natural language processing, and speech processing, including, but not limited to, the following topic areas.

Topics of Interest:

cognitive/psychological linguistics semantic web
discourse/dialogue modeling semantics/pragmatics
information extraction/text mining speech analysis/synthesis
information retrieval speech recognition/understanding
language understanding/generation spoken dialog systems
lexicon/morphology spoken language processing
machine translation/multilingual processing syntax/parsing
named entity recognition text/speech summarization
NLP applications/tools/resources web knowledge discovery
phonetics/phonology word segmentation/POS tagging
question answering others   

Paper Publications:

Submissions will be reviewed by at least two experts on the basis of originality, significance, technical soundness, and relevance to the conference. Accepted papers will be presented orally or as poster presentations. Both oral and poster presentations will be published in the ROCLING 2012 conference proceedings and included in the ACL Anthology. A number of papers will be selected as Journal versions and invited for extension and publication in a special issue of the International Journal of Computational Linguistics and Chinese Language Processing (IJCLCLP).