Category: ACAS2022

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IAFOR Research Centre

The Asian Conference on Asian Studies (ACAS) is organised by The International Academic Forum (IAFOR) in partnership with the IAFOR Research Centre at Osaka University, Japan.


Review Committee

Professor Sara Abdoh, Benha University, Egypt Dr Allan Basas, University of Santo Tomas, Philippines Professor Naumana Kiran, University of the Punjab, Pakistan Dr Zhaoxun Song, The Hang Seng University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong Dr D.I Ansusa Putra, State Islamic Institute (IAIN) Sulthan Thaha Saifuddin, Indonesia Dr Medardo Bombita, University of Rizal System, Philippines Dr


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Ensure your conference experience is especially memorable by attending the Conference Dinner. Tickets for the Conference Dinner may be added to your chosen package during the registration process. Please visit the Registration page for more details.


Final Programme

The online version of the Conference Programme is now available to view below via the Issuu viewing platform. Alternatively, download a PDF version. The Conference Programme can also be viewed on the Issuu website (requires a web browser). An Issuu app is available for Android users. The Conference Programme contains access information, session information and


Conference Outline

Friday, May 24, 2019 Tokyo Garden Terrace Kioicho Conference Center 12:30-13:00 Conference Registration | Seminar Room AB (4F) 13:00-13:15 Announcements, Welcome Address & Recognition of IAFOR Scholarship Winners | Seminar Room AB (4F) Brian Aycock, IAFOR, Japan Joseph Haldane, IAFOR, Japan 13:15-14:00 Keynote Presentation | Seminar Room AB (4F) Love as an Algorithm Gloria Montero,




About ACAS

A Message from Dr Sue Ballyn (University of Barcelona, Spain) Why attend an IAFOR Conference? IAFOR conferences are unique in bringing together academics and students from across the world not just to exchange ideas in academic sessions, but also to have space and time to sit down and discuss ideas, network in a very valuable


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