2024 Conference Theme: Asian American Studies in the 2020s Learn More What It Is The AAAS annual meeting attracts scholars and professionals who are working in either/both Asian American or Pacific Islander studies from all disciplines and different regions, nationally and internationally. The annual meeting highlights current scholarly research and developments within the field and brings together experts and professionals with an interest in the field. Why Go to the Conference? AAAS is unlike any other annual meeting—it is a space for professional development, intellectual inquiry, and crucial community building. Members who attend the annual meeting establish professional connections, deepen their research, develop lifelong relationships that enrich and enliven their professional lives. Learn and Share Knowledge Learn and gain exposure to new findings and resources. Networking Meet new people, make new friends, build trusted relationships. Shape the Future Seize the opportunity to impact the future of how the AAAS grows. Proposal Guidelines To ensure clarity and consistency in the proposal submission process, the AAAS has developed thorough, easy-to-follow guidelines to help settle any concerns and answer your questions before you need to ask them. Conference Proposal Submission Guidelines Sponsor & Exhibit AAAS welcomes sponsors and exhibitors for our 2023 Annual Meeting. Many opportunities exist for publishers to highlight new releases or for universities to showcase departments in the form of coffee breaks or receptions. Sponsors & Exhibitors Volunteer Our annual conference is a fantastic opportunity to volunteer your time and talents with AAAS. Keep checking back to see when we post opportunities for participation.