Asia Conference 2014: Now Accepting Abstracts!

The SAIS graduate student Asia Conference committee is delighted to announce that it is now accepting abstracts for the third annual Graduate Student Conference on Asia: Development and Security in Asia.

Here’s everything you need to know:

What is the SAIS Asia Conference?

The SAIS Asia Conference is the only graduate-level conference that focuses on Asian Studies from a broad range of perspectives including, but not limited to, political science, economics, sociology and history. Students selected to participate as panelists will receive feedback and comments on their papers and presentations from established academics and policymakers.

The conference will be held April, 2014 at Johns Hopkins SAIS in Washington, D.C. The theme this year is Development and Security in Asia.

Who can participate?

All graduate-level and PhD candidates are welcome to submit papers for consideration.

The conference brings together graduate and doctoral students, academics, policymakers, and professionals across the private and nonprofit world who are engaged with Asia. The one-day event provides a forum to exchange views and stimulate discussion on some of the most important trends in Asia’s current and future prospects.

How to apply?

The deadline for submitting abstracts is Sunday December 1st. Full papers are also welcome at this time. Guidelines will be included in the forthcoming full call for abstracts.

If you have any questions please don’t hesitate to contact us!