The International Association of Historians of Asia (IAHA)

The International Association of Historians of Asia (IAHA) was established in 1960 as a professional organization dedicated to promote research on the discipline of history all across the world through Asian prism. The first IAHA Conference was held in this pursuit in 1960 in Manila and then onwards it has become a permanent feature of academic activities of the International Association of Historians of Asia. The last IAHA Conference (IAHA 23) was held in Malaysia in 2014.

During the 23rd IAHA Conference in the University of Utara, Malaysia; Pakistan was chosen to host the next IAHA Conference i.e. IAHA 24th (IAHA 2016). Islamabad the capital city of Pakistan was proposed as the location of IAHA 2016 and the IAHA organizing committee eventually approved Islamabad venue of the conference. More than 300 academics and independent researchers from universities and organizations; local and international institutions are expected to participate in the IAHA 2016. This conference will be organized by the National Institute of Historical and Cultural Research (NIHCR), Centre of excellence Quaid-i-Azam University (QAU) Islamabad in collaboration with the PEDA International and the HEC. The IAHA Conference 2016 is expected to provide a platform for Asian and international historians to cross breed their ideas through mutual exchange of knowledge.

Kedah

23rd International Conference of IAHA – 2014

Surakarta

22nd International Conference of IAHA – 2012

Singapore

21st International Conference of IAHA – 2010

New Delhi

20th International Conference of IAHA – 2008

Manila

19th International Conference of IAHA – 2006

Taiwan

18th International Conference of IAHA – 2004

Dhaka

17th International Conference of IAHA – 2002

Sabah

16th International Conference of IAHA – 2000

Jakarta

15th International Conference of IAHA – 1998

Bangkok

14th International Conference of IAHA – 1996

Tokyo

13th International Conference of IAHA – 1994

Hong Kong

12th International Conference of IAHA – 1991

Colombo

11th International Conference of IAHA – 1988

Singapore

10th International Conference of IAHA – 1986

Manila

9th International Conference of IAHA – 1983

Kuala Lumpur

8th International Conference of IAHA – 1980

Bangkok

7th International Conference of IAHA – 1977

Yogyakarta

6th International Conference of IAHA – 1974

Manila

5th International Conference of IAHA – 1971

Kuala Lumpur

4th International Conference of IAHA – 1968

Hong Kong

3rd International Conference of IAHA – 1964

Taipei

2nd International Conference of IAHA – 1962

Manila

1st International Conference of IAHA – 1960

Islamabad, Pakistan

Host City for 24th International Conference of Historians of Asia 2016 (IAHA 2016)

December 05-09, 2016

NIHCR

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Host Organization for 24th International Conference of Historians of Asia 2016 (IAHA 2016)

December 05-09, 2016

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