About the Conference

This year’s conference theme is set to explore the unprecedented change and turbulence in the regions of Asia and the Middle East, and discuss the ongoing and future political transformations in Africa and Central Asia. The forum will focus on the latest security, political, identity, and developmental challenges and emerging trends in these regions and address their lasting effects on the current international system.

Thematic Strands

  • Power, International Security, & Terrorism
  • The Rise of China & New Regional Politics
  • Economic Politics & Development
  • Issues of Identity: Ethnicity, Gender, & Race
  • Politics of Religion & Society
  • State Institutions & Organizations
  • Authoritarianism, Regime Stability, &Change
  • Activism & New Media
  • Immigration & Refugee Flows
Conference Regisration Information

Organizers & Contact Information

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