OCIS 2020 - Oceanic Conference on International Studies






Monday, 7 December, 2020 - 09:00 to Wednesday, 9 December, 2020 - 17:00

Held every two years, OCIS is the premier conference in international studies held in Australasia. It brings together scholars working across all fields of international studies, and is known for its relaxed yet intellectually stimulating atmosphere.

Attended by leading scholars in the field internationally, it is an opportunity for junior scholars to take advantage of and to showcase their evolving ideas.

The ninth OCIS builds on previous successful conferences hosted by various universities and in 2020 it will be held back in Canberra hosted by the Coral Bell School of Asia Pacific Affairs, The Australian National University.

The conference website is the most up to date and complete source of information on the conference. http://www.ocis.org.au/

Key dates for OCIS 2020

  • Call for Proposals for panels and papers – closed
  • Travel bursary & scholarship applications – closed
  • Notification of acceptance of proposals – 28 February 2020
  • Notification of bursaries & scholarships – 02 March 2020
  • Oceania Book Prize, hard copy entries due – closed
  • Early bird registrations close – 30 June 2020
  • Registration deadline for panelists – 31 July 2020 (to remain on the program)
  • ECR First Books Reception nominations by – 31 September 2020
  • Best Paper Prize for PhD Students, submit by – 07 November 2020

Organising Committee Executive

  • Chair - Professor Toni Erskine, Director, Coral Bell School of Asia Pacific Affairs, ANU College of Asia & the Pacific
  • Deputy Chair - Professor Evelyn Goh, Shedden Professor of Strategic Policy Studies, Coral Bell School of Asia Pacific Affairs, ANU College of Asia & the Pacific
  • Deputy Chair - Professor Ben Goldsmith, Professor of International Relations, School of Politics and International Relations, ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences

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