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.
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, DC in the spring of 2018.
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.
Exhibitors at the AAS Annual Conference have access to the largest annual gathering of Asian Studies scholars worldwide
Meet our unique, interdisciplinary mix of 3,300+ participants: Professors, adjuncts, lecturers • PhD students and post-grads • University/college department chairs and institute directors • Researchers and scholars • Historians • Librarians • Secondary school educators • Nonprofit executives/program directors • Museum execs • Curators of Asian Art • Art historians • Studying all geographic areas of Asia... China and Inner Asia• Northeast Asia • South Asia • Southeast Asia • Inter-area/Border Crossing
In the fields of…Anthropology • Archaeology • Art/Art History • Asian American Studies • Bibliography • Business Management • Cinema/Film Studies • Communications • Economics • Education • Gender and Sexuality • Geography • History • Information Technology • International Relations • Language • Law • Linguistics • Literature • Music/Musicology • Performing Arts • Philosophy • Political Science • Population Studies • Psychology • Religion • Sociology • Translation • Urban Studies • Woman's Studies
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.