CoNLL 2019

November 3-4, 2019
Hong Kong

CoNLL is a top-tier conference, yearly organized by SIGNLL (ACL's Special Interest Group on Natural Language Learning). This year, CoNLL will be colocated with EMNLP 2019 in Hong Kong. 

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The list of accepted papers is now available (the program link will come up here soon). The call for papers and the softconf link for CoNLL 2019 are still accessible.

Best Paper Award

As in recent CoNLL conferences, a Best Paper Award will be given to the authors of the highest quality paper. The most important aspects in judging the quality of a paper will be: originality, innovativeness, relevance, and impact of the presented research.

Best Paper Award for Research Inspired by Human Language Learning and Processing

We will also continue giving a special award for the Best Paper Award for Research Inspired by Human Language Learning and Processing.

Invited Speakers

   Christopher Manning (Thomas M. Siebel Professor in Machine Learning)

       Department of Linguists and Computer Science, Stanford University


   Gabriella Vigliocco (Professor of the Psychology of Language)

       Department of Experimental Psychology, University College London



Important Dates

Anonymity Period: May 1st, 2019
Paper submission: May 31, 2019
Notification of acceptance: August 28, 2019
Camera-ready due: September 18, 2019
Conference: November 3-4, 2019 (before EMNLP 2019)

Note: All deadlines are calculated at 11:59pm UTC-12h.


In order to attend or present at CoNLL 2019, you must register through EMNLP 2019, selecting one of the options allowing your participation to workshops.

Shared Task

Cross-Framework Meaning Representation Parsing (MRP 2019)
    Task Chairs: Omri Abend, Jan Hajič, Daniel Hershcovich, Marco Kuhlmann, Stephan Oepen, Tim O'Gorman, Nianwen Xue


CoNLL 2019 Chairs

  • Mohit Bansal (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA)
  • Aline Villavicencio (University of Essex, UK and Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil)

Area Chairs

Publication Chairs

Administration Chair

Supervision Chair

Publicity/Sponsorship Chair

Website Chairs

Visa Information

If you require an invitation letter for your visa application, please send an email to the EMNLP 2019 organization with the following information:

  • Conference name
  • Your full name as it appears in your passport
  • Your work address
  • The name(s) of any accepted papers
  • The email address of the embassy that will handle your request

Further information

The conference will take place immediately before EMNLP 2019 (November 3 – November 7, 2019). CoNLL 2019 website will continue to be updated with information.

CoNLL 2019 Sponsors