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

PACLIC 35 (2021)

Venue: Shanghai International Studies University

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Submissions should describe substantial, original, and unpublished work written in readable and plain English and may not exceed 10 pages, including references.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


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Kaibao Hu

Organizing Chair, PACLIC 35 (2021)