Fifth Dialog State Tracking Challenge @ SLT2016

Paper Submission Guidelines

Topics and Format

The main goal of this special session is to share the results of the main and pilot tasks of DSTC5. We encourage all the teams participated in the challenge submit their work to this session. In addition, any other work performed based on the DSTC datasets is also welcome.

All papers should follow the double-column regular format of SLT proceedings. Papers may be no longer than 6 pages of content and figures, plus up to 2 pages containing only references. Please find the official templates and some more details about formatting at SLT 2016 Paper Submission Kit.

Overview Paper Citation

If you'd like to cite the overview paper of DSTC5, please use the following bibtex entry:

    author = {Kim, Seokhwan and D'Haro, Luis Fernando and Banchs, Rafael E. and Williams, Jason and Henderson, Matthew and Yoshino, Koichiro},
    booktitle = {Proceedings of the 2016 IEEE Workshop on Spoken Language Technology (SLT)},
    title = {{The Fifth Dialog State Tracking Challenge}},
    year = {2016}

Important Dates

19 Aug 2016: Paper submission deadline
09 Sep 2016: Paper acceptance notifications
16 Sep 2016: Camera-ready submission deadline
13-16 Dec 2016: Results presented at SLT 2016

DSTC5 Submissions

DSTC5 papers should be submitted to the 1.16: Challenge: Fifth Dialog State Tracking Challenge track in the Submission System.