SEASIA 2017 Conference



The Consortium for Southeast Asian Studies in Asia (SEASIA), of which the UP Asian Center is a member, will be holding the 2nd Southeast Asian Studies in Asia Conference (SEASIA 2017) from 16 to 17 December 2017 in Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand. The deadline of paper and panel proposals is on 5 October 2016.

Conference Topics

With the theme, Unity in Diversity: Transgressive Southeast Asia, SEASIA 2017 welcomes panel and individual presentations on the following subthemes:

 Reconceptualizing Region in Southeast Asia  Literature, Film, Media, Arts and Cultural Studies
 New Perspectives on Southeast Asian Pasts  Language and Linguistics
 Southeast Asian Circulations: Conjunctures and Disjunctures  Faith, Religion, and Philosophy
 Environment and Society  Humanitarian and Development Work
 Law and Politics  ASEAN Economies: Challenges and Prospects
 Innovation, Knowledge Transfer, and Social Transformation

Submission Guidelines And Application Form

Learn more about these subthemes and read the submission guidelines at the Call for Proposals page. This page includes the application form.

Registration Guidelines

Registration fees and methods will be uploaded to the registration portal of the SEASIA 2017 website. Please visit the site from time to time.

Other Information: Fees, Venue, Important Dates

Please visit the website of the SEASIA 2017 conference to learn about the following:

  • Information about the conference

  • Sponsors and partners

  • Registration fees and payments

  • Transportation and accommodation in Bangkok

  • Deadlines and important dates

The conference is organized and hosted by the Chulalongkorn University Conference Committee, comprised of the Institute of Asian Studies, Faculty of Arts, and Faculty of Political Science. Chulalongkorn University will mark its 100th anniversary in 2017.

The Consortium for Southeast Asian Studies in Asia was “established in 2013 by ten of the leading area-studies institutions in Northeast and Southeast Asia to promote region-based Southeast Asian studies.” Its first major activity was the SEASIA 2015 conference, which was held in December 2015 in Kyoto, Japan. The SEASIA Conference is held every two years.

Contact Information And Inquiries

For inquiries, you may contact the SEASIA 2017 Conference Secretariat at:

Posted: September 30, 2016 13:46