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Asian and the Pacific studies Congress 2015

Congrès Asie et Pacifique 2015

5th Edition

Ve édition

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Published on Friday, November 21, 2014


Le congrès du Groupement d'intérêt scientifique « Asie » et du réseau « Asie et Pacifique » a pour objectifs de faire connaître les travaux sur l'Asie et le Pacifique ; organiser des ateliers transdisciplinaires et transculturels ; favoriser des échanges ou collaborations entre chercheurs d’instituts spécialisés sur cette aire géographique en l’ouvrant aux chercheurs non francophones. Une attention particulière sera accordée aux propositions mettant en avant les doctorants et jeunes chercheurs.



To build awareness about research on Asia and the Pacific, to promote exchange and collaboration between scholars from different research institutes, to encourage cross-disciplinary and cross-cultural panels, and to contribute to the emergence of international projects. Particular attention will be given to proposals from doctoral candidates and young researchers.

Guidelines submission

For both categories of proposals below, topics are unrestricted (whether published or not).


the Scientific Committee will give priority to panels which include speakers from a variety of cultural areas and/or disciplines.

Presentation of a book or a special journal issue

the Scientific Committee wishes to encourage authors of recent publications (individual or collective) or of journal special issues (published or in press), on Asia and the Pacific to present them for discussion with their colleagues.

The submission of proposals is made on-line on the congress website, by coordinators and speakers,

before 27 February 2015.

Information to be provided:

Panel: the title and the summary of the panel (300 words), key-words, name of the coordinator, the list of speakers, as well as information on each presentation: the name of the presenter, the title and abstract of the presentation (200 words), and the disciplinary field involved.

Presentation of a book or journal special issue: the name of the presenter, the title of the book or special issue and the abstract (300 words), the table of contents and, as applicable, the list of contributors.

Some proposals for individual papers may be considered by the Scientific Committee and included, to the extent possible, within existing panels. These proposals are to be submitted only by e-mail to the address marine.sam@cnrs.fr, using the same format as for the panels.


October 2014: Opening of submission stage

Friday, 27 February 2015: Deadline for submission of proposals

Wednesday, 1 April 2015: Notification of participants by the Scientific Committee; Publication of the program and opening of registration for the congress

Tuesday, 30 June 2015: End of registration for presenters

Sunday, 04 September 2014: End of on-line registration for other participants

9 –11 September 2015: Congress

Publication: The Congress does not plan to publish the proceedings. However, the Scientific Committee wishes to encourage the publication of journal special issues. Journal editors will be invited to the Congress.

Registration fees

80 € for presenters, 30 € for student presenters; 20 € for other non-presenting participants, fees waived for students (for on-line registration before 4 September 2015). For participants registering at the event: fees are 40 €, 20 € for students, payment by cheque only.

Presenters will be invited to a reception on the evening of 10 September at 6:30 (free of charge); other participants may register for it, on-line only, before 04 September (additional charge of 20 euros).

For lunches, options will be available at the venue (at the expense of the participants).


The French research consortium for Asian studies, Groupement d’intérêt scientifique Etudes asiatiques (GIS Asie*) and the Asia and the Pacific Network, Réseau Asie et Pacifique (French national center for scientific research, CNRS).

Scientific Committee

it includes the members of the scientific council of GIS Asie

  • Nalini Balbir,
  • Jean-Pascal Bassino,
  • Michel Bonnin,
  • Stefano Bosi,
  • Gregory Delaplace,
  • Véronique Dupont,
  • Claire Dodane,
  • Noël Dutrait,
  • Valérie Gelézeau,
  • Vincent Goossaert,
  • Nicolas Fiévé,
  • Christophe Jaffrelot,
  • Loraine Kennedy,
  • Rémy Madinier,
  • Edith Parlier-Renault,
  • Françoise Robin,
  • Thierry Sanjuan,
  • Charlotte Schmid,
  • Joëlle Smadja,
  • Hugues Tertrais

members of the scientific committee from the previous Congress

  • Alain Arrault
  • Guy Faure

as well as the directors of the GIS Asie

  • Sébastien Lechevalier,
  • Jean-François Huchet

* GIS Asia includes 25 interest sections from the following research institutions: the Centre national de la recherche scientifique, the Collège de France, the Ecole française d’Extrême-Orient, the Ecole des hautes études en sciences sociales, the Ecole normale supérieure de Lyon, the Ecole pratique des hautes études, the Fondation Maison des sciences de l’homme, the Institut national des Langues et civilisations orientales, the Institut d’études politiques de Lyon, the Institut de recherche pour le développement, the Université d’Aix-Marseille, the Université Jean Moulin – Lyon 3, the Université Panthéon-Sorbonne - Paris 1, the Université Paris-Diderot - Paris 7, the Université de Paris Ouest - Nanterre La Défense - Paris 10, the Université Paris-Sorbonne


Dates: 9 - 10 - 11 September 2015

Language: The panels will be conducted in French or in English. 

Public: The Congress is open to all (researchers, professors, doctoral candidates, students, experts, and other individuals interested in Asia and the Pacific) upon registration.



  • Institut national des langues et civilisations orientales - 65 Rue des Grands Moulins
    Paris, France (75013)


  • Friday, February 27, 2015


  • réseau, culture, discipline, asiatisant, pacifisant


  • Marine Sam
    courriel : marine [dot] sam [at] cnrs [dot] fr

Information source

  • Marine Sam
    courriel : marine [dot] sam [at] cnrs [dot] fr


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