Each spring, the Association for Asian Studies (AAS) holds a four-day conference devoted to planned programs of scholarly papers, roundtable discussions, workshops, and panel sessions on a wide range of issues in research and teaching, and on Asian affairs in general.
Connect with your colleagues at next year's largest gathering of Asianists.
The Association for Asian Studies Annual Conference is the largest Asian Studies conference held in North America. With over 3,000 attendees, 370 panel sessions, a book exhibition, and much more, the AAS Annual Conference is the must-attend event for anyone interested in the study of Asia.
The 2017 AAS Annual Conference hosted over 3,300 attendees, ranging from graduate students to senior university faculty, as well as foundation, museum and library staff.
AAS members and special guests presented at 360 peer-reviewed panel sessions covering the latest research in Asian Studies and important topics to attendees.
A Global Audience
From graduate students and university faculty to representatives of the most popular publishing houses, the 2017 AAS Annual Conference attracted a diverse selection of higher-education professionals from all 50 states and the District of Columbia, Canada, across Asia, Europe, Australia, and all over the world. Join us in Washington, D.C. in the spring of 2018.
Benefits of Attending the AAS Annual Conference
The AAS Annual Conference is the PREMIER CONFERENCE for Asian studies scholars.
Stay abreast of RECENT RESEARCH in Asian studies.
NETWORK with leading scholars who share your interests and concerns.
Visit the AAS Book Exhibition, with MORE THAN 100 EXHIBITORS providing a diverse assortment of scholarly materials and services.
The Association for Asian Studies Annual Conference is the only way to make significant and long-term connections within the Asian Studies community:
REACH more than 3,000 professionals in a cost-effective manner, with the visibility and awareness that you demand.
EDUCATE qualified scholars about your products, programs, and institutions by exhibiting a booth and advertising in the final conference program book.
VISIT one-on-one with attendees during breaks and events in the Exhibit Hall.
DEVELOP and build business relationships.
LAUNCH new books and publications in a high-profile venue.
About the AAS:
The Association for Asian Studies (AAS) is a scholarly, non-political, non-profit professional association open to all persons interested in Asia and the study of Asia. With approximately 7,000 members worldwide, representing all the regions and countries of Asia and all academic disciplines, the AAS is the largest organization of its kind.
Through its publications, online resources, regional conferences, and annual conference, the AAS provides its members with a unique and invaluable professional network.