iSAI-NLP 2018 is the collaboration of a number of universities in Thailand with the purpose to promote researches in artificial intelligence, natural language processing and other related fields. As a unique, premier meeting of researchers, professionals and practitioners, iSAI-NLP 2018 provides a place and an opportunity for them to discuss various current and advanced issues of interests in such areas.

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Important Dates

Draft paper submission deadline:2018-08-26

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The Thirteenth Series of Symposium on Natural Language Processing aims to facilitate technology and knowledge exchange international researchers/scholars in the field of artificial intelligence and natural language processing. The iSAI-NLP 2018 will cover a broad range of research topics in natural language processing, data analytic, machine learning, robotics, Internet of things, embedded systems and signal, image and speech processing. Topics include, but are not limited to: 

Track 1: Natural Language Processing

  • Cognitive aspects of natural language processing
  • Corpus and Language Resources
  • Corpus-based language modeling
  • Dialog Systems
  • Information Retrieval
  • Language and Ontology Unifying
  • Language Engineering
  • Language Learning
  • Language processing in internet applications
  • Languages for Disability
  • Linguistic models of language
  • Linguistic Resources
  • Machine Translation
  • NLP Applications
  • NLP-based knowledge science
  • Ontology Engineering
  • Phonetics, phonology and morphology
  • Pragmatics and discourse
  • Semantics, syntax and lexicon
  • Speech Recognition and Synthesis
  • Tools and resources for NLP

Track 2: Robotics, IoT and Embedded System

  • Embedded Software and Compilers
  • Health and medical wireless applications
  • OS and middleware for mobile computing
  • Parallel architectures and computational models
  • Control algorithms and control systems
  • Manufacturing robotics
  • Computational methodologies in robotics
  • Human-Robot Interaction
  • Robotic cognition and emotion
  • Robotic perception and decision
  • Sensor integration, fusion, and perception
  • IoT Application and Services
  • IoT Mobility, localization, tracking & security
  • Smart grids
  • Smart City Technology and Applications
  • Smart Energy & Energy-efficient networks
  • Smart home and smart buildings
  • Smart Transportation and Infrastructure

Track 3: Data Analytic and Machine Learning

  • Artificial Intelligence tools & Applications
  • Big Data Mining and Analytics
  • Machine learning
  • Neural Networks
  • Probabilistic Reasoning
  • Evolutionary Computing
  • Pattern recognition
  • Heuristic Planning Strategies and Tools
  • Data Mining and Machine Learning Tools
  • Reactive Distributed AI
  • Hybrid Intelligent Systems
  • Intelligent System Architectures
  • Network Intelligence
  • Multimedia & Cognitive Informatics
  • Pervasive Computing and Ambient Intelligence
  • Semantic Web Techniques and Technologies
  • Web Intelligence Applications & Search

Track 4: Signal, Image and Speech Processing

  • AI in image and speech processing
  • Computer vision and virtual reality
  • Content-based image retrieval
  • Content-based indexing, search and retrieval
  • Document recognition
  • Evolution and fuzzy computation
  • Hardware implementation for signal processing
  • Image and video coding and compression
  • Image filtering, restoration and enhancement
  • Image segmentation
  • Intelligent system and application
  • Multiple filtering and filter banks
  • Object and face detection
  • Pattern analysis and recognition
  • Super resolution imaging
  • Time-frequency signal analysis
  • Video analysis and event recognition
  • Video compression and streaming
  • Visualization
  • Web intelligence application and search


Honorary Co-chair:

  • Vilas Wuwongse , SRU, Thailand

  • Yoshinori Sagisaka, WU, Japan

  • Jackrit Suthakorn, MU, Thailand


General Co-Chair:

  • Thanaruk Theeramunkong, SIIT, Thailand

  • Thepchai Supnithi, NECTEC, Thailand



  • Narit Hnoohom, MU, Thailand


Program Co-Chair:

  • Hashimoto Kiyota, PSU, Thailand

  • Pokpong Songmuang, TU, Thailand


Technical Program Chairs:

Track 1:

  • Rachada Kongkachandra, Thammasat University, Thailand

  • Min Zhang, Soochow University, China

  • Prachya Boonkwan, NECTEC, Thailand

  • Masao Utiyama, NICT Japan

Track 2:

  • Konlakorn Wongpatikaseree, Mahidol University, Thailand

  • Yasuo Tan, Japan Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, Japan

  • Sumeth Yuenyong, Mahidol University, Thailand

  • Yuto Lim, Japan Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, Japan

Track 3:

  • Narumol Chumuang, MCRU, Thailand

  • Worawut Yimyam, PBRU, Thailand

  • Akhilesh Kumar Sharma, Manipal University Jaipur, India

Track 4:

  • Anuchit Jitpattanakul, KMUTNB, Thailand

  • Ngoc Hong Tran, VGU, Vietnam

  • Sakorn Mekruksavanich, UP, Thailand

  • Thach-Thao Nguyen Duong, UB, France


Organizing Committee:

  • Chai Wutiwiwatchai, NECTEC, Thailand

  • Choochart Haruechaiyasak, NECTEC, Thailand

  • Kritchana Wongrat, PRU, Thailand

  • Kritsada Sriphaew, RSU, Thailand

  • Mahasak Ketcham, KMUTNB, Thailand

  • Marut Buranarach, NECTEC, Thailand

  • Sanparith Marukatat, NECTEC, Thailand

  • Thatsanee Chareonporn, BUU, Thailand

  • Thaweesak Yingthawornsuk, KMUTT, Thailand

  • Wimol San-Um, Thai-Nichi University, Thailand

  • Wiwit Suksangaram, PRU, Thailand


International Committee:

  • Atsuo Yoshikata, JAIST, Japan

  • Colin De La Higuera, University of Nantes, France

  • Cristina Tirnauca, University of Cantabria, Spain

  • Marios Sioutis, JAIST, Japan

  • Nguyen Hoai Son, VNU-University, Vietnam

  • Philippe Lenca, University of Nantes, France

  • Randa Herzallah, Aston University, United Kingdom

  • The-Bao Pham, VNU-HCM, Vietnam

  • Trung-Hieu Huynh, VGU, Vietnam

  • Yuto LIM, JAIST, Japan


Publication Co-Chair:

  • Patiyuth Pramkeaw, KMUTT, Thailand

  • Sumeth Yuenyong, MU, Thailand


Secretary Generals:

  • Choermath Hongakkaraphan, SIIT, Thailand

  • Rachasak Somyanontanakul, RSU, Thailand

  • Vorapon Luantangsrisuk, TU, Thailand


Financial Co-Chair:

  • Chutima Beokhaimook, RSU,Thailand

  • Choermath Hongakkaraphan, SIIT, Thailand


Host and Co-Host

Artificial Intelligence Association of Thailand (AIAT)
Mahidol University (MU, Thailand)
Sirindhorn International Institute of Technology (SIIT, Thammasat University, Thailand)
Burapha University (BUU, Thailand)
Thailand National Electronics and Computer Technology Center (NECTEC, Thailand)


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Sponsored By

  • Mahidol University
    Artificial Intelligence Association of Thailand (AIAT)
    Sirindhorn International Institute of Technology, Thammasat University (SIIT, TU)
    Burapa University (BUU)
    National Electronics and Computer Technology Center (NECTEC), Thailand

Supported By

  • Artificial Intelligence Association of Thailand (AIAT)
    Burapa University (BUU)
    Mahidol University
    National Electronics and Computer Technology Center - NECTEC
    Sirindhorn International Institute of Technology
    Thammasat University (SIIT
    IEEE Thailand Section