EUROSEAS CONFERENCE 2017 AT THE UNIVERSITY OF OXFORD

The conference starts on 16 August, but there will be an early registration and informal welcome event on 15 August!

EUROSEAS CONFERENCE | 16-18 AUGUST 2017
The European Association for Southeast Asian Studies (EuroSEAS) will hold its 9th conference from 16 to 18 August 2017 at the Examination Schools, University of Oxford. As an international and multi-disciplinary organisation, EuroSEAS invites scholars and PhD students from all academic disciplines with an interest in Southeast Asia to submit papers on research in the field of Southeast Asian Studies. The conference starts on 16 August, but there will be an early registration and informal welcome event on 15 August.

Please find the list of accepted panels, roundtables and laboratories here ...>> 

FORMAT
-Panels consist of a convener, 3-4 presenters, and if possible, a discussant. Double sessions of max 6 presentations are allowed. We invite panels on a wide range of topics in the social sciences and humanities of Southeast Asia. We prefer panels with a geographical comparative approach and panels that cross disciplinary boundaries. We especially invite panels on climate change, literature, performing arts, and archaeology – fields that were underrepresented in previous conferences.
Submission format: (1) title, (2) convener, (3) brief description of panel, max ½ page, (4) single session (1 x 90 min.): 3-4 presenters; double session (2 x 90 min.): 6 presenters, (5) optional: discussant.

-Roundtables
Roundtables address current issues and new developments, and consist of a convener and max. 6 participants who prepare brief statements followed by audience discussion.
Submission format: (1) title, (2) convener, (3) explain in ½ page urgency of topic, (4) max 6 presenters.

-Laboratories
Laboratories are closed meetings for young scholars to develop innovative cross-disciplinary plans. Laboratories run for half a day and consist of a convener and max 8 participants. Towards the end of the conference conveners will present the results of these meetings to a larger audience.
Submission format: (1) title, (2) convener, (3) explain in ½ page plans for discussion and collaboration, (4) max 8 participants.

LIST OF ACCEPTED PANELS, ROUNDTABLES AND LABORATORIES
Please find the list of accepted panels, roundtables and laboratories here ...>> 

PAPER SUBMISSION
If you want to participate in a panel, please send your paper abstract directly to the panel conveners until 15 May 2017 at the latest. EuroSEAS will not accept paper proposals that are not part of a panel. If your paper is accepted by a panel convener, your registration and payment have to be effected by 31 May 2017 to be part of the programme.  

DEADLINES
15 May 2017: Deadline submission paper proposals. 
31 May 2017: Overall registration & payment deadline when organizing a panel and/or presenting a paper.
After 31 May 2017 it is still possible to register and finalize the payment if you wish to join the conference without presenting a paper. 

ONLINE REGISTRATION AND PAYMENT
Official registration at the EuroSEAS website will start from December 2016 onwards. Please follow the following instructions:
Instructions for panel conveners
Instructions for participants presenting a paper
Instructions for participants without presenting a paper (spectators) 

CONFERENCE FEES
Regular fee: 240,00 Euros
Low income fee (please contact the EuroSEAS secretariat at euroseas@kitlv.nl for the criteria): 140,00 Euros
Plus EuroSEAS membership fee (to be paid by all participants) 30,00 Euros.

GENERAL CONDITIONS AND TERMS
Click here to read the general conditions and terms for participants of the EuroSEAS conference...>>

PREVIOUS CONFERENCES
Vienna 2015 
Lisbon 2013
Gothenburg 2010
Naples 2007 
Paris 2004 
London 2001
Hamburg 1998 
Leiden 1995