Tutorials : June 2
 Main Conference : June 3 – June 5
              Workshops : June 6 – June 7


December 4, 2018. Only numerical and typographical changes can be made to abstracts up to the full paper submission deadline (Dec. 10th). Substantial changes to the abstract and the title may be made for the camera-ready versions of accepted papers. Keywords, authors, and contributions cannot be changed post-abstract submission.

November 30, 2018. The list of workshops for NAACL 2019 workshops has been posted.

November 28, 2018. Remember that this year the main conference and industry track submissions follow a two-step process: abstracts first (on December 3) and then full papers (on December 10). Please read the entire call for papers carefully including the important dates. Submissions are already open for abstracts! Note: If you don’t see a submission link after you log into SoftConf, you may need to update your profile first.


The Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL) invites you to participate in the 2019 Annual Conference of the North American Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics: Human Language Technologies (NAACL-HLT) in Minneapolis, USA. NAACL-HLT 2019 will be held at the Hyatt Regency in Minneapolis from June 2nd through 7th, 2019. The social event will be held on Tuesday, June 4th at the Minneapolis Institute of Art. We will update this website with more information as it becomes available.

Important Dates

Abstract & keywords due
(long, short, & industry track)
Monday December 3, 2018
Final paper submissions due
(long, short, & industry track)
Monday December 10, 2018
Demo papers due (incl. video) Monday February 11, 2019
Student research workshop papers due Friday February 15, 2019
Notification of acceptance
(long, short, & industry track)
Friday February 22, 2019
Notification of acceptance
(student research workshop)
Saturday March 2, 2019
Notification of acceptance
Monday March 18, 2019
Camera-ready papers due
(long, short, industry track, demos & student research workshop)
Monday April 1, 2019
Tutorials Sunday June 2, 2019
Main conference Monday – Wednesday June 3 – 5, 2019
Workshops Thursday – Friday June 6 – 7, 2019
Last updated: November 29, 2018. All deadlines are 11.59 pm UTC -12h.

The SoftConf submission links for the each of the conference tracks are listed below.

NAACL-HLT 2019 Anti-Harassment Policy

NAACL-HLT 2019 adheres to the ACL Anti-Harassment Policy. Any participant who experiences harassment or hostile behavior may contact any current member of the ACL Executive Committee or contact Priscilla Rasmussen, who is usually available at the registration desk of the conference. Please be assured that if you approach us, your concerns will be kept in strict confidence, and we will consult with you on any actions taken.