The 3rd CIPS-SIGHAN Joint Conference on

Chinese Language Processing (CLP-2014)

Oct. 20-21, 2014

Wuhan, China

CLP-2014 is the third conference jointly organized by the Chinese Language Processing Society of China (CIPS) and the ACL Special Interest Group on Chinese Language Processing (SIGHAN). The first conference, CLP-2010, was held on Aug 28-29, 2010 in Beijing, China, in conjunction with COLING 2010. The second conference, CLP2012, hosted by Tianjin Univeristy, was held on December 20-21, 2012 in Tianjin, China. CLP2014, hosted by the Central China Normal University, will be held on Oct 20-21, 2014.

The goal of the conference is to provide a platform for researchers around the world to present their research, share ideas, explore new research directions, and advance the state-of-the-art in Chinese language processing. The conference will also feature an international bakeoff on four tracks: Chinese word segmentation, Chinese Spelling Check, Simplified Chinese parsing, and Personal Attributes Extraction in Chinese Text. More detail of the bakeoff can be found at http://www.cipsc.org.cn/clp2014/bakeoff.html .