Previous ASAA conferences
List and media archive of the ASAA biennial conference
Recent ASAA Conferences
2018 ASAA Conference
The 22nd Biennial Conference of the ASAA, 3-5 July 2018
Location: The University of Sydney
Conference Convenor: Professor Michelle Ford (Sydney Southeast Asia Centre)
2016 ASAA Conference
The 21st Biennial Conference of the ASAA, 5-7 July 2016
Location: Australian National University
Conference Convenors: Professor Edward Aspinall and Professor Robert Cribb (Department of Political and Social Change, Coral Bell School of Asia Pacific Affairs)
Conference website: https://asiapacific.anu.edu.au/asaa-conference-2016
2014 ASAA Conference
The 20th Biennial Conference of the ASAA, 8-10 July 2014
Location: University of Western Australia
Conference Convenor: Professor Krishna Sen (Faculty of Arts, Business, Law and Education, School of Social Sciences)
AsiaScapes: Contesting Borders
2012 ASAA Conference
The 19th Biennial Conference of the ASAA, 11-13 July 2012
Location: University of Western Sydney, Australia
Conference Convenors: Associate Professor Judith Snodgrass (School of Humanities and Communication Arts), Distinguished Professor Ien Ang and Dr Tim Winter (both from the Institute for Culture and Society), University of Western Sydney
2010 ASAA Conference
The 18th Biennial Conference of the ASAA, 5-8 July 2010
Location: University of Adelaide, Australia.
Conference convenor: Professor Purnendra Jain, Centre for Asian Studies, Univserity of Adelaide.
Peer-reviewed Proceedings of the 18th Biennial Conference of the ASAA.
2008 ASAA Conference
The 17th Biennial Conference of the ASAA, 1-3 July 2008
Location: Monash University, Melbourne, Australia.
Conference organiser: Professor Marika Vicziany, Monash Asia Institute, Monash University.
Peer-reviewed Proceedings* of the 17th Biennial Conference of the ASAA.
* Note: the Proceedings are a PDF download.
2006 ASAA Conference
The 16th Biennial Conference of the ASAA, 26th-29th June 2006
Location: University of Wollongong, Australia.
Conference organiser: Professor Adrian Vickers, Faculty of Arts, University of Wollongong.
Peer-reviewed Proceedings of the 16th Biennial Conference of the ASAA.
2004 ASAA Conference
The 15th Biennial Conference of the ASAA, 29 June – 2 July 2004
Location: National Convention Centre, Canberra. Australia.
Conference organiser: Dr Robert Cribb, Pacific and Asian History, RSPAS, The Australian National University.
Peer-reviewed Proceedings of the 15th Biennial Conference of the ASAA.
Older ASAA Conferences
- ‘After sovereignty: nation and place’, University of Tasmania, 30 June – 3 July 2002
- ‘Whose millennium?’ University of Melbourne, 3 – 5 October 2000
- UNSW, 28 September – 1 October 1998
- ‘Communications with/in Asia’, 20th anniversary conference, La Trobe University, 8 – 11 July, 1996
- ‘Environment, state and society in Asia: the legacy of the 20th century’, Murdoch University, 13 – 16 July 1994
- ‘The challenge of industrialisation in Asia’, University of New England, 6 – 9 July 1992
- ‘Australia and Asia: meeting the challenge of the future’, Griffith University, 2 – 5 July 1990
- Bicentennial conference of the ASAA, ANU, 11 – 15 February 1988
- ‘Asian encounters: perceptions/ politics/ profits’, Sydney University, 11 – 16 May 1986
- ‘Australia in Asia: Asia in Australia, prospects and problems of increasing interaction’, University of Adelaide, 13 – 19 May 1984
- Monash University, 10 – 14 May 1982
- Griffith University, 25 – 29 August 1980
- University of New South Wales, 14 – 18 May 1978
- University of Melbourne, 4 – 16 May 1976