Registration for China’s Rise/Asia’s Conference

We hereby would like to kindly invite you to the 15th Biennial Conference of Nordic Association for China Studies (NACS) & NIAS-Nordic Institute of Asian Studies 14th Annual Nordic NIAS Council Conference that will take place on 10-11 June 2021. The theme of the joint conference is “China’s Rise/Asia’s Responses”. Further info of the conference theme can be found here. Detailed programme of the conference be found on conference website too. 

We have the honor to have William Callahan (LSE), Camilla T. N. Sørensen (Royal Danish Defence College) and Mette Halskov Hansen (University of Oslo) to be keynote speakers of the joint conference.

If you are NOT presenting or chairing in the conference but wish to attend as participant, please register here before 31 May, 2021 (in case you cannot open it, try

We will send you links to participate 1 day before the conference. No registration, no participation!

(Presenters and chairs do not need to register. We will contact you naturally!)


Conference Organizing Committee

     Julie Yu-Wen Chen, University of Helsinki (Chair of the conference), Finland

     Tiina Airaksinen, University of Helsinki (co-chair of the conference), Finland

     Duncan McCargo, NIAS – Nordic Institute of Asian Studies, Denmark

     Matti Puranen, National Defense University, Finland

     Liisa Kauppila, University of Turku, Finland