2020 European Conference on Natural Language Processing and Information Retrieval (ECNLPIR 2020) will be held online on September 16-18, 2020.

ECNLPIR 2020 aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results in the field of Natural Language Processing and Information Retrieval.

We look forward to welcoming you!

ECNLPIR 2020 is organized by IASED.


Prospective authors are welcome to submit your research paper to ECNLPIR 2020 through the ONLINE SUBMISSION SYSTEM. If you are a new user, you need to sign up firstly, for presenters, please submit the abstract via this system as well.

Please Download the Full paper template here: PAPER TEMPLATE.

Abstract Submission (Presenters): the submitted abstract should contain a sufficient summary of the paper and outline of goals, results and conclusion, including conveying sufficient understanding when reading in isolation from the paper. ABSTRACT TEMPLATE


All accepted papers will be published in the digital conference proceedings which will send to be indexed by all major citation databases such as Ei Compendex, Scopus, CPCI, Google Scholar, Cambridge Scientific Abstracts (CSA), Inspec, SCImago Journal & Country Rank (SJR), EBSCO, CrossRef, Thomson Reuters (WoS), etc. 

A selection of papers after significant extension will be recommended to be published in journals.

Key Dates

Abstract Submission: June 15, 2020

Full Submission: July 20, 2020

Author Notification: before August 5, 2020

Final Version: before August 25, 2020

Registration: before August 25, 2020

Main Conference: Sept. 16-18, 2020


The health and safety of our participants is always our first concern, the global spread of pandemic COVID-19 is affecting everyone, so the ECNLPIR committee has been monitoring the official travel advice related to COVID-19 closely, and taking some necessary measures to against the constant situations. After evaluating the current worldwide situations, the ECNLPIR committee is forced to change the physical conference into the virtual (online)conference. The conference date and paper publication will remain the same.

The online conference will be conducted via Webex Meeting, and please download the IASED Guidelines for Online Meeting.pdf for your reference.

If any special requests for your presentation or participation, please feel free to email us ecnlpir@iased.org.



Prof. Poonam Tanwar


Dr. Mohit Dua


Dr. Amando P. Singun


Prof.Ljiljana Trajkovic


Prof. EL MURABET Amina


Dr. Ankur Singh Bist


Dr.Hamza Aldabbas


Dr.Kiattichai Saitakham


Dr.Issa Atoum


Dr. Abbas Javadtalab

Call for Papers

Adversarial and cross language information retrieval  

  Aspects of high performance text analysis     Author identification and plagiarism detection   

Automated knowledge acquisition and representation 

Collaborative information filteringData mining

Data science

Information and knowledge extractionInteractive systems

Knowledge graph learning

Learning Analytics KnowledgeLexical semantics for the Semantic Web


Keynote Speakers


Prof. Paolo Rosso

Universitat Politècnica de Valencia, Spain

Prof. Dr. rer. nat. habil.Thomas Villmann

University of Applied Sciences Mittweida Technikumplatz 17 09648 Mittweida, Germany

Prof. Jan Treur

Artificial Intelligence in the Social AI Group of the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Organizer Statements

On the principal of participants' safety 1st, the organizer reserves the right to change the conference date and venue against force majeure. The participants are obliged to comply and cooperate with the organizer's decision