EMNLP 2008: conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing — October 25-27, 2008 — Waikiki, Honolulu, Hawaii.

Welcome to EMNLP 2008

SIGDAT, the Association for Computational Linguistics' special interest group on linguistic data and corpus-based approaches to NLP, invites participation in EMNLP 2008, Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing.

The conference will be held on October 25-27 (Sat-Mon) in Waikiki, Honolulu, Hawaii, immediately following AMTA 2008 and the International Workshop on Spoken Language Translation.

See the call for papers for details.

Information for Authors

Important Dates

  1. Paper submission deadline:

    Thursday, July 3, 2008 [400 submissions received]
  2. Author Response Period:

    begins Friday, August 8, 2008 — ends Monday, August 11, 2008
  3. Notification of acceptance:

    Thursday, August 21, 2008
  4. Camera-ready copy due:

    Monday, September 15, 2008
  5. Conference meeting:

    Saturday, October 25 - Monday, October 27, 2008


Program Co-Chairs:

Area Chairs:

Publications Chair:

Past EMNLP Conferences

EMNLP has been held annually since 1996. Recent conferences included:


Please send questions to: emnlp08-chairs at inf.ed.ac.uk