16-18 February 2018
Hosted by Mandalay University with co-host Chiang Mai University


Myanmar in Transition: Challenges & Opportunities

Roundtable, Friday 16 Feb Session 1 Room 1

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Urbanization: Governance & Resilience

Friday, 16 February, Session 30, Room 5

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Conference Essential Information


• Submission of abstracts: 30 November 2017
• Submission of papers: 15 January 2018 (extended to 26 January 2018)
• End of early bird registration: 15 January 2018 (extended to 26 January 2018)
• End of regular registration: 10 February 2018
• Conference: 16-18 February 2018


Visa information

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