Pre-Registration Rates/Closes February 21


Discounted hotel rates/rooms are still available


►Child Care Policy at the AAS Conference
Childcare reimbursements are available for panel participants.  Click here for more information on childcare providers and participant reimbursements.

►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 and a Bystander Intervention Video.




January 2019 AAS Member News & Notes

Thursday, January 17, 2019

The Malaysia, Singapore, Brunei Studies Group (MSB), a sub-committee of the Southeast Asia Council of the AAS, invites interested attendees at AAS 201...

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Now Available: Winter 2018 Issue of Education About Asia

Thursday, January 17, 2019

Editor’s Message by Lucien Ellington I hope everyone enjoyed a peaceful and joyous holiday season. “What Should We Know About Asia?” is particularly...

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Online Program

Build your personal schedule. View nearly 400 sessions, special events, book exhibitors and much more available at the 2019 Annual Conference.

Digital Technology Expo

New 2019! Two full days of presentations demonstrating an array of digital technology and latest applications in Asian studies research. 

Town Hall Meeting

A discussion on the future of AAS-in-Asia.  All attendees are welcomed to join this roundtable discussion led by the officers of the AAS on the evening of Saturday, March 23rd.

Keynote Address

Thant Myint-U, Thursday, March 21, 6pm. Join us on Thursday evening for this can't miss Opening Keynote Address by Thant Myint-U. Click below for more info.

First Time Attendee Orientation

New 2019! Join us for this informational session & best practices on navigating the #AAS2019. All are welcomed. 

Exhibit Hall

Books, Journals, Programs and more. Visit the 90+ exhibiting companies to see the latest publications, databases, programs and more. Open to the public -Friday, Saturday and Sunday.