Applications Open for Asia Pacific Week 2015

Despite the ‘Asian Century’, many phenomena in the region challenge conventional theory and escape explanation. The #APW2015 theme of 'Roads Less Travelled' explores these beaten tracks of Asia-Pacific scholarship.

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APW x Monsoon

ANU Asia Pacific Week is excited to announce our partnership with The Monsoon Project for the 2015 conference! As the official media partner, The Monsoon Project will be on-site reporting the week to bring you APWxMonsoon.

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GlobaliseAsian at Asia Pacific Week 2014

Asia’s remarkable rise and economic development means that it is set to make its mark on the world. But is the world ready for a world shaped by Asia?

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Meet past delegates

Hear what past delegates have to say about their Asia Pacific Week experience.

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About Us

The Australian National University's Asia Pacific Week is an interdisciplinary, student-run conference aimed at high-achieving and highly motivated students from around the world with an interest in Asia and the Pacific.

Now in its fifth year, the 2015 conference will continue the tradition of bringing together students, policymakers and senior officials of the highest calibre for a week of stimulating discussion and debate.

The theme of Asia Pacific Week 2015 is 'Roads Less Travelled'. The conference will throw new light on issues and puzzles which conventional study of the region has struggled to answer. Aiding delegates will be ANU’s unrivalled expertise in the study of the region and the outstanding resources available in Australia's capital.

Conferences in previous years have included prominent and distinguished policymakers, academics, diplomats and politicians including Peter Drysdale, Michael Wesley, Zhao Jianfei, Stephen Howes, The Honourable Gareth Evans AO QC, Admiral Chris Barrie AC, The Right Honourable Malcolm Fraser AC CH GCL PC and The Honourable Bob Hawke AC GCL.

The Asia Pacific Week 2015 program is currently in the process of being confirmed. Details will be uploaded below as they become available.

Key dates

Applications open: Open 9am 2 March 2015 (AEST)

Applications close: Close midnight 27 March 2015 (AEST)

Asia Pacific Week 2014: 29th June - 3 July 2015

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