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 Call for Papers for the 2013 Conference in San Diego, CA
(March 21–24, 2013) will be available here in June.

Please Read: Important Call for Papers Information


Thank you to all of our Program Participants, Sponsors & Exhibitors
for helping to make the 2012 Toronto Conference a success!

Benefits of Attending the AAS Annual Conference

  • The AAS Annual Conference is the PREMIER CONFERENCE of Asia scholars in North America.

  • Stay abreast of RECENT RESEARCH in the area of 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.

  • Features a WIDE VARIETY of subjects in over 380 panel sessions.

  • View the latest new documentaries and films covering all areas of Asia at the AAS FILM SCREENINGS.