About the ACL Print

The Association for Computational Linguistics is THE international scientific and professional society for people working on problems involving natural language and computation. Membership includes the ACL quarterly journal, Computational Linguistics, reduced registration at most ACL-sponsored conferences, discounts on ACL-sponsored publications, and participation in ACL Special Interest Groups.

ACL Exec 2014

The ACL journal, Computational Linguistics, continues to be the primary forum for research on computational linguistics and natural language processing. Since 1988, the journal has been published for the ACL by MIT Press to provide a broader distributional base. More about the journal (submission and review forms) .

An annual meeting is held each summer in locations where significant computational linguistics research is carried out.

Regional associations related to the ACL include:

  • EACL : The European Chapter of the ACL
  • NAACL : The North American Chapter of the ACL

 

Your Current Executive committee is:

Past President (2014)
Haifeng Wang
Baidu, Inc.
China

President (2014)
Gertjan van Noord 
University of Groningen
the Netherlands
 
Vice-president (2014)
Chris Manning
Stanford University
USA
 
Vice-President-elect (2014)
Pushpak Bhattacharyya
IIT Bombay
India


Treasurer (2013-2017)
Graeme Hirst
Computer Science
University of Toronto
Canada

Secretary (2011-2015)
Dragomir R. Radev
University of Michigan
USA
(unscramble me)

NAACL chair (ex officio)
Hal Daumé III
University of Maryland
USA

EACL chair (ex officio)
Stephen Clark
Computer Laboratory
University of Cambridge
United Kingdom
 
At-large (2012-2014)
Jian Su
Institute for Infocomm Research
Singapore

At-large (2013-2015)
Min Yen Kan
National University of Singapore
Singapore
 
At-large (2014-2016)
Hermann Ney
RWTH Aachen
Germany 

Journal editor (ex officio)
Paola Merlo
University of Geneva
Switzerland
 
Business Manager
Priscilla Rasmussen
Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL)
(unscramble me)
 
Nominating Committee

Kevin Knight (2012-2014)
Information Sciences Institute
University of Southern California
USA
 
Ken Church (2013-2015)
IBM
USA
 
Haifeng Wang (2014-2016)
Baidu
China 
 
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