The purpose of the Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL) Special Interest Group SIGEL is to foster computationally grounded research in all useful aspects in documenting, processing, revitalizing and supporting endangered languages, as well as minority, Indigenous and low-resource languages.

Recent and Upcoming Events



7th Workshop on Computational Methods for Endangered Languages, Hybrid, during 21-22 March 2024 (following EACL)


SIGEL Speaker Series

We invite speakers from different backgrounds (computational linguists, documentary linguists, field linguists, indigenous language communities, to name a few) to share their interesting works. If you are interested in giving a talk or know someone whose work fits in the SIGEL agenda, please email us at acl.sigel@gmail.com

Past talks are here


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