Conference Announcements


Application Deadline: January 15,2014
Changing Vistas: Interdisciplinary Perspectives on the Asia Pacific

April 10-12, 2014
The UBC/UW conference is designed to provide an interdisciplinary forum for graduate students to compare methodologies and discuss current research on the Asia Pacific region. Conference participants can interact, network and collaborate with peers from different institutions and across a wide range of academic disciplines. In addition to highlighting completed research projects, the UBC/UW conference will serve as an opportunity to develop works in progress. Alongside more traditional research presentations, there will also be a round table discussion aimed at tackling methodological and thematic challenges.

Application Guidelines

The conference organizers ask that all applicants:

a. be currently enrolled in a graduate/postgraduate studies program

b. submit abstracts focused on issues relevant to the Asia-Pacific region

c. limit abstracts to a maximum of 300 words

d. include a short personal biography (100 word limit) along with their abstracts

The conference organizers will respond to all applicants by mid February regarding the status of their abstracts/ presentations.

For general inquiries concerning the conference, please contact:

For abstract submissions as well as submission inquiries, please contact: