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We are pleased to announce the following exciting tasks in SemEval-2014. Click on the links below to get details of each task and to download task specific trial data.


  1. Evaluation of Compositional Distributional Semantic Models on Full Sentences through Semantic Relatedness and Entailment
  2. Grammar Induction for Spoken Dialogue Systems
  3. Cross-Level Semantic Similarity
  4. Aspect Based Sentiment Analysis
  5. L2 Writing Assistant
  6. Supervised Semantic Parsing of Spatial Robot Commands
  7. Analysis of Clinical Text
  8. Broad-Coverage Semantic Dependency Parsing
  9. Sentiment Analysis in Twitter
  10. Multilingual Semantic Textual Similarity


Contact Info


  • Preslav Nakov, Qatar Computing Research Institute
  • Torsten Zesch, University of Duisburg-Essen, Germany
Publication Chair
  • Francisco Guzman, Qatar Computing Research Institute
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Other Info


  • Aug 15, 2014: LRE Journal Special Issue: CFP
  • July 20, 2014: SemEval schedule and Proceedings released
  • March 15, 2014: Evaluation started
  • December 15, 2013: Training data ready
  • October 30, 2013: Trial data ready
  • November 11, 2013: Register to participate!
  • March 30, 2014: Competition closed
  • April 6, 2014: Call for task and system description papers out
  • June 30, 2014: Camera ready papers due
  • Please register for SemEval via the COLING website