News Archive

April 15, 2021. The final schedule for BEA 2021 is now availale! We look forward to se 20 {: .notice}

February 25, 2021. The decisions for BEA 2021 submissions have been emailed to the authors. Thanks everyone for for your hard work! See here for the list of accepted papers. Camera-ready versions are due March 4th!

January 18, 2021. Due to multiple requests, we have extended the BEA 2021 paper submission deadline to January 25th, 11:59 pm UTC-12.

November 27, 2020. The BEA 2021 workshop has been accepted and will be co-located with EACL. BEA 2021 will be held entirely online on Tuesday, April 20, 2021. The submission deadline is Monday, January 18, 2021. Looking forward to your submissions!

July 15, 2020. Thanks everyone for a great virtual BEA workshop! Slides for the workshop presentations are now linked from the schedule. If you don’t see your slides yet, make sure you email them to us.

July 9, 2020. We have posted some useful notes for the new virtual workshop format. Note that this is the first ever virtual BEA, so please bear with us if things don’t work as expected!

June 12, 2020. The schedule for the first ever virtual BEA 2020 is up! All authors should already have received instructions to pre-record their talks.

June 9, 2020. The 1st shared task on Automatic Prerequisite Learning (PRELEARN) will be held in Bologna, Italia (November 30th-December 3rd 2020). See this blog post for further information about PRELEARN call for participation!

May 11, 2020. The decisions for BEA 2020 submissions have been emailed to the authors. Thanks everyone for for your hard work! See here for the list of accepted papers. Camera-ready versions are due May 25th!

April 23, 2020. BEA reviewer assignments have been posted! Please log into your START accounts and submit your reviews by May 7. Authors will be notified of acceptance on May 11 and camera-ready versions are due on May 25.

April 2, 2020. Due to multiple requests and in view of the current situation, we have extended the BEA 2020 paper submission deadline to April 13th, 11:59 pm EST. For COVID-19 updates on ACL 2020, please refer to the conference website.

January 24, 2020. It’s final! The 15th BEA workshop will be held on Friday, July 10, 2020.

November 4, 2019. The proposal submission deadline for the 9th Writing Analytics Conference has been extended to November 15, 2019. Consider submitting! It’s a great opportunity to meet and interact with writing researchers!

November 1, 2019. The BEA 2020 workshop has been accepted and will be co-located with ACL 2020 in Seattle, Washington, USA! The submission deadline for BEA15 is Monday, April 6th, 2020 and the workshop will be on either Thursday, July 9 or Friday, July 10, 2020 (TBD). We hope to see you there!

August 9, 2019. The 8th ISCA Workshop on Speech and Language Technology in Education (SLaTE 2019) will be held in Graz, Austria, on September 20 - 21, co-located with Interspeech. See this blog post for further information about SLaTE 2019.

August 8, 2019. The Proceedings of the 14th Workshop on Innovative Use of NLP for Building Educational Application (bea2019) are now available online.

August 2, 2019. The slides for the opening remarks are now available online! Please don’t forget to vote for the BEA14 ambassador paper and please do sign up for the post-workshop dinner! The dinner will be at Trattoria Coco Lezzone.

July 27, 2019. BEA 2019 will take place in Hall 2. ACL instructions for presenters are now available!

May 30, 2019. BEA 2019 schedule is now available! Thanks to all the authors and reviewers for your hard work! We look forward to seeing you in Florence!

April 28, 2019. We have added an explicit double-submission policy to the call for papers for BEA.

April 24, 2019. The BEA 2019 deadline has been extended until Monday, April 29, 11:59pm EST. Get those papers in!

April 16, 2019. The latest edition of the SIGEDU/BEA newsletter has been posted!

January 14, 2019. A new edition of the SIGEDU/BEA newsletter has been posted!

December 7, 2018. BEA 2019 has been accepted and will be co-located with ACL 2019 in Florence, Italy. The submission deadline is Friday, April 26th, 2019 and the workshop date is Friday, August 2nd, 2019. We hope to see you there!