Reports of Past Events

Patterns of Early Asian Urbanism

Leiden, the Netherlands
Monday, 11 November, 2013 (All day) to Wednesday, 13 November, 2013 (All day)

IIAS, together with Leiden University’s Faculty of Archaeology and the Archaeology Unit of the Institute of Southeast Asian Studies, Singapore, are hosting an international conference to bring together leading scholars from around the world to explore the theme of 'Early Urbanism’ of pre-modern...

UKNA Conference at Delft University of Technology Architectural Department

Friday, 18 October, 2013 (All day)


Tuesday, 15 October, 2013 (All day)

Women, Politics & Power in Millennial Urban Asia

We are seeking fellow panelists for next summer's AAS-in-Asia conference @ NUS

UKNA Fellows presentations at ENSAPB (Ecole Nationale Superieure d'Architecture de Paris - Belleville)

Paris, France
Tuesday, 24 September, 2013 (All day)

From 16.00 PM – 18.00 PM at  Meeting Room, IPRAUS, ENSAPB - 60, bd de la Villette, 75019, Paris

Presentations’ abstracts of  Ding Yao, Tianjin University, China: A “Microhistory” Case of the Northern...

2nd Annual UKNA Roundtable: Asian Urbanisms through the Lens of the Vernacular City

Monday, 1 July, 2013 (All day) to Tuesday, 2 July, 2013 (All day)

Revised Draft Program (version 17-Jun-2013)

“Asian Urbanisms in Theory and Practice: The Future of the Vernacular City”

Second Annual Roundtable of the Urban Knowledge Network Asia (UKNA...

ICAS 8: The 8th International Convention of Asian Scholars

Monday, 24 June, 2013 (All day) to Thursday, 27 June, 2013 (All day)

The International Convention of Asia Scholars (ICAS) is a premier international gathering of Asian studies in the humanities and social sciences. Every two years academic scholars around the world will gather in a uniquely chosen city to exchange views on the most updated...

UKNA at IIAS: Fellows Presentations

Thursday, 13 June, 2013 (All day)

Presentations by two current UKNA researchers at IIAS from CEPT University (Ahmedabad, India).

"Understanding Vulnerability from a Disaster Manager's Perspective"

Prof. Ajay Katuri, Lecturer in...

The Architecture of Southeast Asian Cities: How Do Architectural and Urban Expressions of Modernity Relate to Heritage?

Wednesday, 12 June, 2013 (All day) to Friday, 14 June, 2013 (All day)

The conference deals with recent physical transformations and developments of Southeast Asian cities. This broadly defined geographical area is characterised in part by the diversity of its human settlements, which historically have experienced intense cultural exchanges with each other and with...

UKNA at ENSAPB: Fellows Presentations

Thursday, 16 May, 2013 (All day)

During the four year cycle of UKNA, The Ecole Nationale Superieure de Paris-Belleville is hosting 10 Asian scholars and sending 15 of ENSAPB’s teachers, researchers and PhD candidates to the foreign institutions for short (1 month) or long (up to 12 months) secondments. ENSAPB is also...

Asian Cities: Colonial to Global

Leiden, the Netherlands
Tuesday, 23 April, 2013 (All day) to Thursday, 25 April, 2013 (All day)

An investigation into how networks laid down during the era of Western colonial expansion in Asia have given certain cities a global edge

‘Asian Cities: Colonial to Global’ is intended to be a multi-disciplinary seminar. Contributions are welcome from the fields of...