2018 The 4th Workshop on Noisy User-generated Text (W-NUT)

Oct 31 or Nov 1, 2018, Brussels, Belgium (at EMNLP 2018)

The WNUT workshop focuses on Natural Language Processing applied to noisy user-generated text, such as that found in social media, online reviews, crowdsourced data, web forums, clinical records and language learner essays. The workshop hashtag is #wnut.

We again have best paper award(s) sponsored by Microsoft Research this year.

Submission deadline: July 20, 2018 (research papers / one-page abstracts)

Workshop Organizers


Invited Speakers


Important Dates


Call for Papers

We seek submissions of regular papers on original and unpublished work (same page limit EMNLP main conference). 1-page abstracts on work-in-progress or work published elsewhere are also welcome and will *not* be included in the conference proceedings. All accepted submissions will be presented as posters. Additionally, selected submissions will be presented orally.

Topics of interest include but are not limited to:

All submissions should conform to EMNLP 2018 style guidelines. Long and short paper submissions must be anonymized. Abstract submissions should include author information (and where the work was published in a footnote on the front page, if applicable). Please submit your papers at the SoftConf link.

Program Committee