Why Attend?

The Association for Asian Studies Annual Conference is the largest Asian Studies conference held in North America. The 2018 Conference will feature 443 sessions, a book exhibition, 3,300 plus attendees and much more. The AAS Annual Conference is the must-attend event for anyone interested in the study of Asia.

  Latest Conference Updates

Call For Films 

Submit your Film to AAS 2018 Film Expo.  See submission instruction for full details. Deadline is November 10, 2017.


Now Available. The list of accepted sessions are now available for viewing. Click below to view session by geographic area.

Gold Sponsor


Now Open.  New Green registration reduced rates available. See the webpage for more details. Pre-registration closed 2/26/18.

Meeting Space 

Submit Today. Does your group need to reserve space for a business meeting or reception? Click below for information.

Conference Hotel 

Book today Rooms are selling fast, available while supplies last. Book today to secure the early-bird rate.