General Chair

  • Martha Palmer (University of Colorado Boulder)

Program Co-Chairs

  • Gemma Boleda (Universitat Pompeu Fabra)
  • Paolo Rosso (Universitat Politècnica de València)

Publication Co-Chairs

  • Enrique Flores (Universitat Politècnica de València)
  • Marc Franco-Salvador (Universitat Politècnica de València)

Area Chairs

  • Distributional semantics: Edward Grefenstette (Google DeepMind)
  • Lexical semantics, lexical acquisition, WSD: Hwee Tou Ng (National University of Singapore)
  • Lexical resources, linked data, ontologies: Paul Buitelaar (National University of Ireland, Galway)
  • Formal and linguistic semantics: Aurelie Herbelot (University of Cambridge)
  • Discourse semantics: Graeme Hirst (University of Toronto)
  • Semantics for applications (Textual Entailment, IE, QA, Summarization, Social media): Alessandro Moschitti (Qatar Computing Research Institute)
  • Extra-propositional semantics (sentiment, metaphor, irony, figurative meanings, etc.): Tony Veale (University College Dublin)