Important Dates



Trial data ready

June 30, 2015

Training data ready

August 30, 2015

Test data ready

December 15, 2015

Evaluation start

January 11, 2016

Evaluation end

January 18, 2016

Paper submission due

February 26, 2016

Paper reviews due

March 16, 2016

Camera ready due

April 7, 2016

SemEval workshop

June 16-17, 2016 at NAACL


Contact Info


  • Saif M Mohammad
    National Research Council Canada
  • Svetlana Kiritchenko
    National Research Council Canada
  • Parinaz Sobhani
    University of Ottawa
  • Xiaodan Zhu
    National Research Council Canada
  • Colin Cherry
    National Research Council Canada


Other Info


  • An interactive visualization of the stance data is now available through the 'Data' page.
  • Results have been announced.
  • Test data has been released.
  • The Stance task (both Task A and B) will have the following evaluation period: Jan 11th (Mon) to Jan 18 (Mon).
  • Trial data, training data, and domain corpus have been released.