Welcome to ACL 2016!

For the first time, the annual meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL) takes place in Germany. ACL 2016 will be held at the Humboldt University, in the heart of Berlin, August 7-12, 2016.

As in previous years, the program of the conference includes poster sessions, tutorials, workshops, and demonstrations in addition to the main conference. ACL is the premier conference of the field of computational linguistics, covering a broad spectrum of diverse research areas that are concerned with computational approaches to natural language.

Conference Dates

7 August: Tutorials
8-10 August: Main Conference
11-12 August: Workshops and co-located events


Latest News

28.07. Important: All plenary sessions, invited talks, and the ACL business meeting will be held in Audimax and Kinosaal simultaneously. The speakers will be located in Audimax and there will be a live audiovisual feed to the Kinosaal. People attending the sessions in the Kinosaal will have the opportunity to place questions to the speakers.

19.07. The conference program is now online!
19.07. The Social Event has now exceeded maximum boat capacities so we regret that it is closed.
21.06. Registration is now open!

Early Registration: Through 11:59PM EDT July 15, 2016
Late Registration: July 16, 2016 to 11:59PM EDT July 31, 2016
Onsite Registration: Begins August 7, 2016