Conferences

2017 Myanmar Update

Registration now open.

Myanmar Update 2015: Making Sense of Conflict

The next Myanmar Update Conference will be held in Canberra on 5-6 June 2015. The Call for Papers is now open.

Asia Pacific Week 2014

Asia Pacific Week 2014 will explore the theme of GlobaliseAsian from 23 June – 27 June 2014 at the ANU. Applications open on 10 March 2014.

East Malaysia rising

One of Malaysia's top political scientists discusses the fortunes of the two East Malaysian states after Malaysia's 13th general election.

Non-Han Chinese diasporic communities

Organisers of this conference invite applications to present papers which explore the non-Han Chinese living and working outside China

Activated Borders: Re-openings, Ruptures and Relationships

Scholars of Asian borderlands will want to attend this important conference

Academics behaving badly

Andrew Walker provides a user guide to academic presentation. Essential reading for those preparing a conference paper.

MASSA 2013 – second call for papers

Malaysia and Singapore Society in Australia Colloquium 2013 -- extended deadline for abstracts.

Cancellation of Haris Ibrahim’s seminar

Haris Ibrahim's seminar on 1 October 2013 at the ANU cancelled.

18th MASSA Symposium

The 18th Malaysia and Singapore Society of Australia symposium discussing GE13 and more will be held at the University of Sydney in Dec 2013.

All things Malaysia and Singapore @ ANU

Next week, will be the biggest week on Malaysia and Singapore at the Australian National University.

The secular democratic state

Only in a secular democratic state will all citizens have the same basic reason to embrace the right to religious freedom

Roundtable on Malaysia: Political contestation beyond GE13

A roundtable to discuss the nature of Malaysian politics post GE13 -- which way will Malaysia head.

Penang and the Hajj

An interesting workshop in the holy month of Ramadan - Penang and the Hajj.

Malaysia-Singapore Update 2013 programme

Find out more about this major conference where experts will discuss these important Southeast Asian neighbours

ICTS 12 – second call for papers

Proposals for papers to be presented at the 12th International Conference on Thai Studies can be submitted up to 1 September 2013.

Malaysia-Singapore Update 2013

An impressive assembly of experts will be at the ANU Malaysia-Singapore Update 2013 to address pressing issues on governance, society and the economy.

The Malaysia Agreement

Sabah and Sarawak are too important to ignore now in Malaysian politics.

Rebellions and borders: call for papers

An invitation to participate in a panel at the 2014 International Conference on Thai Studies exploring the role of rebellions in shaping the modern borders of Thailand.

Podcasts from the 2013 Myanmar Update

Audio recordings are now available from the Myanmar Update Conference held at the ANU in March 2013

Tweeting from Myanmar Update 2013

New Mandala co-founder and Myanmar Update co-convenor Nicholas Farrelly provides a quick overview of how to follow proceedings.

Competing visions in the Muslim world

An interesting conference for those interested in the compatibility of Islam and democracy, and all things Islam in Southeast Asia, and beyond.

Asia Pacific Week at ANU

Applications are open for Asia Pacific Week 2013 at the ANU. Travel grants are available.

Thai studies in Sydney

Panel proposals for the Twelfth International Conference on Thai Studies (April 2014, Sydney University) close at the end of this month.