PACLIC 35 (2021): The 35th Pacific Asia Conference on Language, Information and Computation


Staff member
PACLIC 35 (2021): The 35th Pacific Asia Conference on Language, Information and Computation

PACLIC 35 (2021)
: Shanghai International Studies University
: November 5 - 7, 2021

The 35th Pacific Asia Conference on Language, Information and Computation (PACLIC 35) will be held both online and offline on November 5 - 7, 2021, organized by the Institute of Corpus Studies and Applications, Shanghai International Studies University. Since 1982, 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 35 (2021) will be the latest installment of our long standing collaborative efforts among theoretical and computational linguists in the Pacific-Asia region.

Conference proceedings will be published in open-access digital formats. Past PACLIC proceeding papers have been indexed in Scopus (since PACLIC 19 in 2005) and listed in ACL Anthology. According to Google Scholar, PACLIC currently has an h5-index of 13 and the h5-median is 19.

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Submissions should describe substantial, original, and unpublished work written in readable and plain English and may not exceed 10 pages, including references.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).

For more information about previous PACLICs, please kindly visit the website at

Kaibao Hu
Organizing Chair, PACLIC 35 (2021)