Key Dates

The 23rd Annual Meeting of the Special Interest Group on Discourse and Dialogue (SIGDIAL 2022) will be held as a hybrid conference at Heriot-Watt University in Edinburgh and online September 7-9, 2022.


  • Special Session proposal deadline: March 12, 2022
  • Special Session notification: March 26, 2022
  • ACL Rolling Review (ARR) Paper submission deadline: April 15, 2022
  • Regular Paper submission deadline (submit via  via START): 
    • May 11, 2022 (anywhere on Earth) –  initial submission deadline (title, abstract. authors, draft pdf)
    • May 19, 2022 (anywhere on Earth) – final submission deadline (final pdf) [the title, authors, and abstract cannot be changed]
  • Paper notification : July 2, 2022
  • Camera ready : July 17, 2022

UPDATE: SIGDIAL will now accept ARR paper commitments on 18th June with partial or full reviews, for papers that were submitted to ARR on April 15th or before.


July 12, 2022 – deadline for hotel special rateshttps://www.marriott.com/events/start.mi?id=1644501923074&key=GRP


  • Early registration deadline: August 7, 2022
  • Deadline for late registrations: September 9, 2022

Stay tuned for more details and see you there!