5th International Conference on Natural Language

and Speech Processing


The 5th International Conference on Natural Language and Speech Processing (ICNLSP 2022)  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 3rd edition of NSURL workshop will be colocated with ICNLSP 2022.

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

The following list includes the topics of ICNLSP 2022 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.

NLP for Arabic heritage documents.


Submission Calls

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.
Long papers consist of up to 8 pages of content + references.
Short papers, up to 4 pages of content + references.


Important dates

Submission deadline:          30 August 2022         07 September 2022 (Deadline extended)
Notification of acceptance: 31 October 2022
Camera-ready paper due: 20 November 2022
Conference dates: 16, 17 Decemberber 2022



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

2- Selected papers will be published in Signals and Communication Technology (Springer) (https://www.springer.com/series/4748), indexed in Scopus and zbMATH.



Workshop: NSURL 2022

The workshop on NLP Solutions for Under Resourced Languages NSURL will be held with ICNLSP 2022. The workshop aim to be a forum for solving NLP tasks concerning Arabic and its dialects and also under-resourced languages as African, Persian, etc.