Reasoning and Interaction

Reasoning and Interaction (ReInAct) is a conference organized by the Centre for Linguistic Theory and Studies in Probability (CLASP), at the Department of Philosophy, Linguistics and Theory of Science (FLoV), University of Gothenburg, October 4th-6th. It is sponsored by SIGSEM, the ACL special interest group on semantics. The ReInAct conference proceedings will be published online in the ACL Anthology for 2021 as a SIGSEM workshop event. The conference will also include a shared task on Natural Language Inference in Dialogue, presented as a session in the conference.

ReInAct will bring together researchers interested in computationally relevant approaches to reasoning and interaction in natural language. ReInAct is open to Machine Learning, Symbolic and Experimental approaches, as well as combinations of these.

The conference will be hybrid. Participants can be either attend physically at room J330, Humanisten building, Renströmsgatan 6, Univeristy of Gothenburg, or attend virtually. Information for virtual attendance will be sent to all participants after they register for the conference. Registration is open and the link to register can be found here.

Registered participants should now have received the zoom link. If you have not done so, please e-mail


  • While online registration will be available right to the start of the conference, if you are planning to attend in person at Humanisten in J330, please register as soon as you can, but definitely Thursday 30 September noon. This is to allow us to plan for on-site arrangements.

  • September 20th - Program up and registration open

  • New notification of acceptance date: September 8th

  • Deadline extension: 17th of August

  • First CfP is out!