Committees


Global Programme Committee

Dr Joseph Haldane, Chairman and CEO, IAFOR
His Excellency Professor Toshiya Hoshino, Osaka University, Japan
Professor Barbara Lockee, Virginia Tech., United States
Professor Donald E. Hall, Binghamton University, United States
Dr James W. McNally, University of Michigan, United States & NACDA Program on Aging
Professor Haruko Satoh, Osaka University, Japan
Dr Grant Black, Chuo University, Japan
Professor Dexter Da Silva, Keisen University, Japan
Professor Gary Swanson, University of Northern Colorado, United States
Professor Baden Offord, Curtin University, Australia
Professor Frank Ravitch, Michigan State University, United States
Professor William Baber, Kyoto University, Japan

Members of the IAFOR Board of Directors and The Academic Governing Board are standing members of the Global Programme Committee. Members of the IAAB are consultative members.

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Conference Programme Committee

Professor Umberto Ansaldo, Curtin University, Australia
Professor Yasue Arimitsu, Doshisha University, Japan
Dr Sue Ballyn, University of Barcelona, Spain
Keiko Bang, Bang Singapore Pte Ltd., Singapore
Dr Darlene Machell Espena, Singapore Management University, Singapore
Professor Lorna Piatti-Farnell, Auckland University of Technology, New Zealand
Professor Gerard Goggin, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Dr Joseph Haldane, The International Academic Forum (IAFOR), Japan
Professor Donald E. Hall, University of Rochester, United States
Professor Baden Offord, Centre for Human Rights Education, Curtin University, Australia & Cultural Studies Association of Australasia
Professor Seiko Yasumoto, University of Sydney, Australia

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IAFOR International Academic Advisory Board

Cultural & Area Studies Section

Professor Umberto Ansaldo, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Keiko Bang, Bang Singapore Pte Ltd
Professor John Nguyet Erni, Hong Kong Baptist University, Hong Kong
Professor Gerard Goggin, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Dr Sue Ballyn, Barcelona University, Spain
Professor Holger Briel, Xi’an Jiaotong-Liverpool University, China
Professor Ljiljana Markovic, University of Belgrade, Serbia
Professor Kuniko Miyanaga, Human Potential Institute, Japan
Professor Baden Offord, Curtin University, Australia
Dr Seiko Yasumoto, University of Sydney, Australia
Professor Donald E. Hall, Binghamton University, United States
Dr Maxime Jaffré, United Arab Emirates University, United Arab Emirates
Dr Elena Raevskikh, Department of Culture and Tourism Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

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Conference Review Committee

Professor Sara Abdoh, Faculty of Applied Arts,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

IAFOR's peer review process, which involves both reciprocal review and the use of Review Committees, is overseen by conference Organising Committee members under the guidance of the Academic Governing Board. Review Committee members are established academics who hold PhDs or other terminal degrees in their fields and who have previous peer review experience.

If you would like to apply to serve on the ACAS2023 Review Committee, please visit our application page.

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Previous Committees

Previous Programme Committees

View details of organising committees at past ACAS conferences via the links below.


Previous Review Committees

View details of review committees at past ACAS conferences via the links below.

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