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General FAQ & Key Dates

The FAQ below addresses some of the most common queries IAFOR receives about . If you are unable to find an answer to your question, please contact . Proposal Submission


Travel Subsidies

AAS-in-ASIA Travel Subsidies The AAS is pleased to provide partial travel subsidies for the conference. The AAS has limited funds available. Support is limited to those scholars who are active participants on regular panels and roundtables that have been accepted on the formal program. Only one (1) participant per panel will be considered for funding.


Diversity Requirements

Diversity and inclusiveness are core AAS values. Diversity encourages innovation and creativity, and strengthens the community by harnessing a variety of skills, perspectives, talents, and resources to meet new challenges. We ask that session organisers keep these values in mind as they assemble session participants so that our conference will reflect the diversity in our


Submission Types & Requirements

Submission Type Descriptions The AAS-in-Asia conference and call for proposals DOES NOT post pre-arranged topics for individual paper authors to submit. This conference consists only of already formed organised (paper) and roundtable sessions. Individual papers will not be considered. See below for a full description of proposal types Note: Some organisers may need additional paper


General Submission Guidelines

General Rules 1. Conference Registration Fees: All individuals attending the AAS-in-ASIA conference are required to pay conference registration fees. Individuals accepted to appear must register and pay fees by the registration deadline. There are no fees required to submit a proposal for consideration; however, accepted participants (and anyone interested in attending) must pay the registration

Location & Venue

AAS-in-Asia 2020 will be held from August 31 – September 04, 2020 at The Kobe International Convention Center in Kobe, Japan. Located in the Kansai region, Kobe is a short distance from Osaka, Kyoto and Nara.



Special Hotel Prices from Nippon Travel Nippon Travel Agency has a number of hotel rooms available at specially-discounted prices for conference attendees. Hotels offering special pricing include: – Kobe Portopia Hotel (1-minute walk from Port Liner “Shimin Hiroba” Station) – Ariston Hotel Kobe (5-minute walk from Port Liner “Shimin Hiroba” Station) – Hotel Pearl City