International Institute for Asian Studies


Call for papers

East Asian architecture in globalization: values, inheritance and dissemination

On behalf of the organizing committee, it is with great pleasure that we invite you to participate in the International Conference on East Asian Architectural Culture (EAAC) to be held at Tianjin University, China from October 13 to 17, 2017. 

The International Conference on East Asian Architectural Culture (EAAC) is a biennial academic event for sharing research experience among worldwide architectural historians or other researchers who study architectural history of East Asia. 

The theme of the Conference is East Asian Architecture in Globalization: Values, Inheritance and Dissemination”. It will focus on topics including “Historical and Theroical Research”, “Conservation Methodology and Technology”, “Adaptive Reuse”, and “Community Design”. The conference sessions consist of keynote speeches, oral presentation,  round table discussion, special award ceremony, and one-day official excursion.

The followings are important dates of this conference:

FEB.20,2017 — Deadline for abstract submission

FEB.21-Apr.10,2017 — Abstract peer review by the academic committee

APR.15,2017 — Abstract acceptance notification

JUL.15,2017 — Deadline for full paper submission

AUG.1-AUG.31,2017 — Early-bird registration and payment

OCT.13-OCT.17,2017 — Conference date

For more information about the conference, please visit our website at, or e-mail to We could also love to hear your thoughts. Your participation and opinions will be of great value to us.

We are looking forward to meet you in Tianjin, China.

Best regards,

EAAC 2017 Organizing Committee