Western Conference of the Association for Asian Studies

We regret to announe that the 2021 Western Conference of the Association for Asian Studies (WCAAS) will NOT be held at Utah Valley University. Please contact Dr. Marc Yamada at Brigham Young University for further information about the conference

The WCAAS conference will be held at BYU, please visit wcaas2021.byu.edu for more information. 

Third Region (Section 3)



Alex Yuan, Ph.D.
Conference Coordinator
Associate Professor of Chinese
College of Humanities and Social Studies
[email protected]

Stephanie Vasquez
Admin Support
[email protected] 

Frederick White, Ph.D.
Professor of Russian and Integrated Studies
College of Humanities and Social Sciences
[email protected] 


Accessibility Services


For accessibility information or to request accommodations, please contact the Office of Accessibility Services at: 
801-863-7407 or 
[email protected]

To request an ASL Interpreter, please contact Katie Palmer at: 385-208-2677 or 
[email protected]

All requests should be made at least 14 days in advance.

Parking Information


Parking is free in the Parking Garage for conference registrants. You can find details on this map.


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