The 32nd Pacific Asia Conference on
Language, Information and Computation
December 1-3, 2018
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong
Following the long tradition of PACLIC conferences, PACLIC 32 emphasizes the synergy of
theoretical frameworks and processing of natural language, providing a forum for researchers from
different fields to share and discuss progress in scientific studies, development and application of
the topics related to the study of languages.
Topics include but are not limited to (in alphabetical order):
Language Studies Information Processing and Computational Applications
Corpus linguistics Cognitive modeling of language
Discourse analysis Dialogue and interactive systems
Language acquisition Digital humanities
Language learning Information retrieval/extraction
Language, mind, and culture Language resources
Language theory Machine learning/Data mining
Morphology Machine translation
Phonology Multilingualism in NLP
Pragmatics/Sociolinguistics NLP applications
Semantics Sentiment analysis and opinion mining
Spoken language processing Social media
Syntax Text classification/summarization
Typology Word segmentation
Papers may consist of up to eight (8) pages of content, including references and appendices.
Submissions will be judged based on relevance, technical strength, significance and opportunities,
and interest to the attendees. As the reviewing will be blind, authors must not indicate their names
and affiliations in the papers. Each author may only have one accepted paper as the first author.
Papers must be submitted through the Easy Chair Conference System.
Accepted papers will be presented orally or as posters as determined by the PACLIC 32 program
committee. Papers in the proceedings of PACLIC have been indexed in Scopus since PACLIC 19
(2005). They are also listed at ACL Anthology.
Deadline of paper submission July 2, 2018
Notification August 31, 2018
Camera-ready due September 30, 2018
Early-bird registration deadline September 30, 2018
PACLIC 32 December 1-3, 2018
Paper templates can be downloaded from the conference website
Min ZHANG (Honorary Chair)
Chu-Ren HUANG (Honorary Chair)
Yu-Yiu HSU (Co-chair)
Guohong FU (Co-chair)