LINGUIST List 27.2387

Mon May 30 2016

Calls: Computational Ling, General Ling, Pragmatics, Semantics, Syntax/South Korea

Editor for this issue: Ashley Parker <>

Date: 29-May-2016
From: Dongsik Lim <>
Subject: 30th Pacific Asia Conference on Language, Information and Computation
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Full Title: 30th Pacific Asia Conference on Language, Information and Computation
Short Title: PACLIC 30

Date: 28-Oct-2016 - 30-Oct-2016
Location: Seoul, South Korea, Korea, South
Contact Person: Dongsik Lim
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site:

Linguistic Field(s): Computational Linguistics; General Linguistics; Pragmatics; Semantics; Syntax

Call Deadline: 12-Jun-2016

Meeting Description:

The 30th Pacific Asia Conference on Language, Information and Computation (PACLIC 30) will be held at Kyung Hee University at Seoul on (Friday) 28 October – (Sun) 30 October 2016. The conference is co-hosted by the Korea Society of Language and Information, Kyung Hee University Institute of Study of Language and Information, and KAIST. The PACLIC series of conferences emphasize the synergy of theoretical analysis and processing of language, and provide a forum for researchers in different fields of language study in the Pacific-Asia region to share their findings and interests in the formal and empirical study of languages. Organized under the auspices of the PACLIC Steering Committee, PACLIC 30 will be the latest installment of our long standing collaborative efforts among theoretical and computational linguists in the Pacific-Asia region.

Plenary Speakers:

Stefan Müller (Freie Universität Berlin)
Goran Nenadic (University of Manchester)
Anoop Sarkar (Simon Fraser University)

Final Call for Papers:

*** Deadline (EXTENDED): 12 June 2016 ***

Topics include but are not limited to (in alphabetical order):

- Language Studies:

Corpus linguistics
Discourse analysis
Language acquisition
Language learning
Language, mind, and culture
Language theory
Spoken language processing

- Information Processing and Computational Applications:

Cognitive modeling of language
Dialogue and interactive systems
Digital humanities
Information retrieval/extraction
Language resources
Machine learning/Data mining
Machine translation
Multi-linguality in NLP
NLP applications
Sentiment analysis and opinion mining
Social media
Text classification/summarization
Word segmentation

Submissions should describe substantial, original, and unpublished work written in readable and plain English and may not exceed 10 pages, including references. Accepted papers will be presented in either regular sessions or poster sessions as determined by the program committee. Papers in the proceedings of PACLIC have been indexed in Scopus since PACLIC 19 (2005). They are also listed at ACL Anthology.

Paper submission should be done via EasyChair (see below): e-mail submission will not be accepted.

Important Dates:

- Paper submission deadline: (EXTENDED): 12 June 2016
- Author notification: 15 July 2016
- Camera-ready PDF due: 30 August 2016
- Author registration: 15 September 2016
- Conference Dates: 28-30 October 2016

Contact email:
Submission page:

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