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  • Audience Registration is Open

    Audience Registration is Open

    To provide opportunity to the widest possible audience to engage and exchange ideas during the conference, the ICBMS4 committee has waived registration fees for observers and general audience members. We do ask that audience members register online, at no cost, here. All conference sessions will accessible to all audiences after registration and name-check at the…

  • Guidelines for ICBMS4 Presenters

    Guidelines for ICBMS4 Presenters

    Duration Each presenter will have 15 minutes to present their paper. Each session consists of 4 presenters and lasts a total of 90 minutes. We strongly request presenters to prepare their presentations to stay with the allotted time. (If a panel or roundtable has more than 4 presenters, participants can arrange the time themselves, within…

  • Last Week for Earlybird Registration

    Last Week for Earlybird Registration

    Please register (and pay!) before 15 June before the Earlybird rate for ICBMS4 comes to a close! The full rate chart for presenters and/or observers of the conference is available here, along with details for payment via bank transfer.

  • Notification of Acceptance & Full Paper Deadline

    Notification of Acceptance & Full Paper Deadline

    For all those who have submitted to ICBMS4, accepted abstracts and panel proposals have been notified via email, please check your inbox if you have been waiting for a reply! In the email are all the details for your next steps. Please note that the deadline for full-paper submission is 30 June 2024!

  • Registration Fees

    Registration Fees

    Presentations Early Bird Registration (20 May 2024 – 15 June 2024) Regular Registration (15 June 2024 – 10 July 2024)  Student Presenters (Onsite) 1500 THB (45 USD) 2500 THB (75 USD) Non-student Presenters (Onsite) 2500 THB (75 USD) 3500 THB (100 USD) Student and Non-student Presenters (Online)  1000 THB (30 USD) 1500 THB (45 USD) Myanmar Presenters Waived  Waived …

  • Final Week for Abstract and Panel Submissions

    Final Week for Abstract and Panel Submissions

    The deadline for ICBMS4 abstract and panel submissions is 30 April 2024—just one week left! For those who haven’t yet registered please do so here and then proceed to login here to submit your abstract through our online portal. For further information please contact us via email here.

  • What is “assemblage theory?”

    What is “assemblage theory?”

    ICBMS 4 asks contributors to critically grapple with how the people and communities of Myanmar are imagining, constructing and challenging different social, economic and political arrangements. We seek to use the conference space to help understand new possibilities and emergent realities across contested spaces. Assemblage theory is one tool which can help scholars with this…

  • Pre-conference Mentoring

    Pre-conference Mentoring

    Conference participants are invited to apply for pre-conference mentoring, which will be close hands-on mentoring to assist with conceptualization, literature, general academic writing skills and presentation techniques. Mentors are scholars from a diverse range of academic backgrounds and experiences with an interest and knowledge of Myanmar issues. Pre-conference mentoring participants will have the opportunity to…

  • Call for Submissions to ICBMS4

    Call for Submissions to ICBMS4

    The International Conference on Burma/Myanmar Studies (ICBMS) committee would like to invite abstract submissions for ICBMS 4, which will be hosted at Chiang Mai University on the 2nd – 4th August 2024, titled: “Assemblages of the Future: Rethinking Communities after the State.” Read here for the full summary of ICBMS4 conference themes and conceptual grounding.…