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About AAS

The Association for Asian Studies (AAS) is a scholarly, non-political, non-profit professional association, open to all persons interested in Asia. With over 10,000 members worldwide, representing all the regions and countries of Asia and all academic disciplines across the humanities and social sciences, the AAS is the largest organization of its kind. AAS membership has

Call for Proposals

Submit Your Proposal to AAS-in-Asia 2020. The Abstract Submission Deadline is February 10, 2020.

Programme (Live-Stream and On-Demand)

To be held in online from Kobe, Japan, from August 31 – September 04, AAS-in-Asia 2020 is organised and co-hosted by the Association for Asian Studies (AAS) and The International Academic Forum (IAFOR).



() is organised by The International Academic Forum (IAFOR) in collaboration with its Global and Events Partners. Bookmark


Contact Us

Please read our FAQ page before contacting us. The International Academic Forum (IAFOR) Sakae 1-16-26 – 201 Naka Ward, Nagoya, Aichi, Japan 460-0008 Bookmark


Call for Proposals FAQs



Presenter Guide & FAQ

Best Practices – Ensure you are located in a quiet area. – Avoid reading your slides. – Keep your microphone unmuted throughout your panel presentation. – If you are not presenting, always keep your microphone muted and your video turned off. What to prepare for your session and what to expect – Download Zoom App


General FAQ & Key Dates

The FAQ below addresses some of the most common queries IAFOR receives about . If you are unable to find an answer to your question, please contact . Proposal Submission Bookmark


Travel Subsidies

AAS-in-ASIA Travel Subsidies The AAS is pleased to provide partial travel subsidies for the conference. The AAS has limited funds available. Support is limited to those scholars who are active participants on regular panels and roundtables that have been accepted on the formal program. Only one (1) participant per panel will be considered for funding.


Diversity Requirements

Diversity and inclusiveness are core AAS values. Diversity encourages innovation and creativity, and strengthens the community by harnessing a variety of skills, perspectives, talents, and resources to meet new challenges. We ask that session organisers keep these values in mind as they assemble session participants so that our conference will reflect the diversity in our