4th International Conference on Natural Language and Speech Processing


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Call For Papers::: ICNLSP 2021


4th International Conference on Natural Language and Speech Processing



When:                         Nov 12, 2021 - Nov 13, 2021

Where:                        Trento, Italy

Submission Deadline:          Jul 20, 2021

Notification Due:             Sep 30, 2021

Final Version Due:            Oct 15, 2021


Call For PapersICNLSP 2021, the fourth edition of the International Conference on Natural Language and Speech Processing, will be organized by the university of Trento. ICNLSP aims to attract contributions related to natural language and speech processing in basic theories and applications as well. Regular and posters sessions will be organized, in addition to keynotes presented by senior international researchers.


The second edition of NSURL workshop will be collocated with ICNLSP 2021.

Authors are invited to present their work relevant to the topics of the conference.



The following list includes the topics of ICNLSP 2021 but not limited to:


Signal processing, acoustic modeling

Architecture of speech recognition system

Deep learning for speech recognition

Analysis of speech

Paralinguistics in Speech and Language

Pathological speech and language

Speech coding

Speech comprehension


Speech Translation

Speech synthesis

Speaker and language identification

Phonetics, phonology and prosody

Cognition and natural language processing

Text categorization

Sentiment analysis and opinion mining

Computational Social Web

Arabic dialects processing

Under-resourced languages: tools and corpora

New language models

Arabic OCR

Lexical semantics and knowledge representation

Requirements engineering and NLP

NLP tools for software requirements and engineering

Knowledge fundamentals

Knowledge management systems

Information extraction

Data mining and information retrieval

Machine translation



All the accepted papers will be published in ACL Anthology, and indexed in DBLP.



PD Dr. Valia Kordoni, Humboldt University, Germany.

Dr. Ahmed Abdelali, QCRI, Qatar.

Dr. Kareem Darwish, QCRI, Qatar

Dr. Hussein Al-Natsheh, Beyond Limited.



It was planned to hold the 4th edition of the ICNLSP in Trento, however, the circumstances

 related to Covid-19 have not improved yet. The organizing committee decided to organize 

the conference online and discount the registration fees.

Standard authors:                        250 Euros       150 Euros

Students authors:                         150 Euros       100 Euros

Additional paper:                         60 Euros        50 Euros

Participants (attendees):              100 Euros       50 Euros


Participants are also allowed to access sessions and tasks of the NSURL workshop which is co-located 

with ICNLSP 2021.More detailed information about registration will be provided later.



Papers must be submitted via the online paper submission system Easychair.

Each submitted paper will be reviewed by three program committee members.

Authors can use the ACL format: Latex or Doc.

Authors have the choice to submit their papers as a full or short paper.




Mohamed Lichouri, Publicity Chair