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IMPORTANT DATES

May 

  • Call for Proposals opens

August

  • August 1 - Call for Proposals Deadline
  • August 25 - Program Committee Meeting
  • August 27 - Registration & Housing opens
  • August 31 - Proposals Decisions sent

November 

  • November 8 - Participant Registration Deadline

February

  • February 28 - Pre-registration closes

All dates are subject to change

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About Denver Colorado

Join us in the Mile High City, where 300 days of sunshine, a thriving cultural scene, diverse neighborhoods, and natural beauty combine for the world's most spectacular playground. 
 

Anti-Harassment Policy

Conversations during and after the Washington conference suggested that while the AAS has always opposed discrimination or harassment in any form, we needed to state the AAS' position in writing. Click here to view the full statement.

Why Attend?

The Association for Asian Studies Annual Conference is the largest Asian Studies conference held in North America. The 2018 Conference featured 447 sessions, a book exhibition, 3,800 plus attendees and much more. The AAS Annual Conference is the must-attend event for anyone interested in the study of Asia. 

President’s Column, June 2018: On AAS-in-Asia

Thursday, June 21, 2018

Dear Colleagues, We live in turbulent times. For the past year and a half or so, I have spent many hours mesmerized by my television set, watching as...

AAS Member Spotlight: Thomas Patton

Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Thomas Patton is Assistant Professor in the Department of Asian and International Studies, and Associate Director of the Southeast Asia Research Centre...