NoDaLiDa 2015 : 20th Nordic Conference on Computational Linguistics
Call For Papers
20th Nordic Conference on Computational Linguistics (NoDaLiDa)
Monday, May 11, to Wednesday, May 13, 2015
Institute of the Lithuanian Language, Vilnius, Lithuania
CALL FOR PAPERS
The Northern European Association for Language Technology (NEALT)
invites submissions to its bi-annual conference on human language and
speech technologies. NoDaLiDa 2015 will be held between May 11 and May
13, 2015 on the campus of the University of Vilnius, Lithuania. Please
mark your calendars.
NoDaLiDa addresses all aspects of speech recognition and synthesis,
natural language processing, and computational linguistics—including
work in closely related neighbouring disciplines (such as, for example,
linguistics or psychology) that is sufficiently formalized or applied
to bear relevance to speech and language technologies.
We invite paper submissions in three distinct tracks:
+ regular papers on substantial, original, and unpublished research,
including empirical evaluation results, where appropriate;
+ short papers on smaller, focused contributions, work in progress,
negative results, surveys, or opinion pieces; and
+ student papers on completed or ongoing work, where at least the first
author is a Master or PhD student.
There will be a fourth track for system demonstrations, with a separate
call for papers and submission deadline in the spring of 2015.
Papers accepted for presentation at the conference will be included in
the NoDaLiDa 2015 proceedings, which is published as part of the NEALT
Proceedings Series by Linköping University Electronic Press.
Negotiations are underway to include the proceedings in the
ACL Anthology: http://aclweb.org/anthology-new/ as well.
+ Monday, January 19, 2015: Submission of Papers
+ Monday, March 16, 2015: Notification of Acceptance
+ Monday, March 30, 2015: Camera-Ready Manuscripts
+ Monday, May 11, 2015: Pre-Conference Workshops
+ Tuesday & Wednesday, May 12 & 13, 2015: Main Conference
All submissions must follow the NoDaLiDa 2015 style files, which are
available for LaTeX (preferred) and MS Word and can be
retrieved from the following address:
Submissions must be anonymous, i.e. not reveal author(s) on the title
page or through self-references. Papers must be submitted digitally,
in PDF, and uploaded through the on-line conference system.
Paper submissions that violate either of these
requirements will be returned without review.
The page limits for submissions are: up to eight pages for regular
papers, up to four pages for short papers, and up to six pages for
student papers. For all three submission types, these page limits do
/not/ include additional pages with bibliographic references.
Submissions to the conference must be uploaded electronically, obeying
the above requirements and no later than (end of day, world-wide):
Monday, January 19, 2015
NoDaLiDa 2015 utilizes the EasyChair conference management system for
submission, reviewing, and preparation of proceedings. Submission for
the conference will open December 1, 2014 at:
Reviewing of submissions and selection of the conference programme will
be managed by the NoDaLiDa 2015 Programme Committee. All submissions
will receive three double-blind reviews by experts in the field.
+ Beáta Megyesi (program chair), Uppsala University, Sweden
+ Filip Ginter, University of Turku, Finland
+ Kristiina Jokinen, University of Helsinki, Finland
+ Arne Jönsson, Linköping University, Sweden
+ Violeta MeiliÜnaitė, Institute of the Lithuanian Language, Lithuania
+ Costanza Navarretta, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
+ Stephan Oepen, University of Oslo, Norway
+ Oscar Täckström, Google Inc.
To inquire about the submission and reviewing process or generally the
scientific programme of the conference, please email
The NoDaLiDa 2015 Organizing Committee is comprised of staff from the
Institute of the Lithuanian Language, Vilnius, Lithuania:
+ Jolanta Zabarskaite
+ Violeta MeiliÜnaitė
For all practical inquiries, please email ‘firstname.lastname@example.org’.