Date: September 18-20, 2024
Venue: Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan
General chair: Tatsuya Kawahara


The SIGDIAL conference provides a regular forum for the presentation of cutting edge research in discourse and dialogue to both academic and industry researchers. It is sponsored by the SIGdial organization, which serves as the Special Interest Group in discourse and dialogue for both ACL and ISCA. The next conference marks the 25th anniversary, and will be held in Kyoto, Japan.


  • The registration site is now available (July 10th, 2024)
  • All accepted papers must be presented in person, and remote presentations is not allowed without a compelling reason, such as visa or health problems, which is approved by the organizer. (April 1st, 2024)

Important Dates

March 10, 2024Special Session proposal deadline
March 22, 2024Special Session notification
May 17, 2024Paper submission deadline
May 24, 2024Paper update deadline (PDF only)
July 1, 2024Reviews due
July 15, 2024Paper notification
Aug. 2, 2024Final camera-ready submission deadline
Aug. 5, 2024Early registration deadline
Sep. 10, 2024Late registration deadline
Sep. 16-17, 2024YRRSDS and satellite workshop
Sep. 18-20, 2024SIGDIAL 2024





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