The 12th Asian Conference on Arts & Humanities (ACAH2021) is a multidisciplinary conference held concurrently with The 12th Asian Conference on the Social Sciences (ACSS2021). Speakers will provide a variety of perspectives from different academic and professional backgrounds. Registration for either conference will allow participants to attend sessions in both.
This page provides details of featured presentations, the conference schedule and other programming. For more information about presenters, please visit the Speakers page.
All times are Japan Standard Time (UTC+9) (time difference)
10:00-10:10: Announcements, Recognition of IAFOR Scholarship Winners, & Welcome Address
Joseph Haldane, IAFOR, Japan
10:10-10:55: Keynote Presentation
Measuring Value: 80 Goals for 7 Stakeholders
Philip Sugai, Doshisha Business School, Doshisha University, Japan
11:05-12:05: Panel Presentation
Academia and Regional Sustainability in the Age of Pandemic
Goi Hoe Chin, NUCB Business School, Japan
Hakeem Muhammad Mohsin, NUCB Business School, Japan
Frendy, NUCB Business School, Japan
12:15-13:00: Keynote Presentation
The Roma Festival of the Black Madonna and Vincent van Gogh's Symbolist Awakening
Jared Baxter, Independent Researcher, United States
13:00-13:30: Networking and Discussion
This Networking and Discussion session is hosted by the conference organising committee to bring together participants who are interested in creating new ties and discussing each other's research with fellow educators & researchers. All attendees are invited to attend this open session.
10:00-11:15: Live-Stream Presentation Session 1: Technology & Sociology
11:25-12:15: Live-Stream Presentation Session 2: Teaching & Learning
12:25-13:15: Live-Stream Presentation Session 3: Arts Practices
13:25-14:15: Live-Stream Presentation Session 4: Economics and Management
14:25-15:40: Live-Stream Presentation Session 5: History
15:50-17:05: Live-Stream Presentation Session 6: International Literature & Language
10:00-11:15: Live-Stream Presentation Session 1: Cognitive and Behavioral Sciences
11:25-13:05: Live-Stream Presentation Session 2: Psychology, Social Psychology, & Social Work
13:15-14:30: Live-Stream Presentation Session 3: International Social Sciences
14:40-15:30: Live-Stream Presentation Session 4: Teaching and Learning the Arts
15:30-15:40: Conference Closing Address
Joseph Haldane, IAFOR, Japan
The draft version of the Conference Programme will be available online on April 26, 2021. All registered delegates will be notified of this publication by email.
The above schedule may be subject to change.
The online version of the Conference Programme is now available to view below via the Issuu viewing platform. Alternatively, download a PDF version. The Conference Programme can also be viewed on the Issuu website (requires a web browser). An Issuu app is available for Android users.
The Conference Programme contains access information, session information and a detailed day-to-day presentation schedule.
Important Information Emails
All registered attendees will receive an Important Information email and updates in the run-up to the conference. Please check your email inbox for something from "iafor.org". If you can not find these emails in your normal inbox, it is worth checking in your spam or junk mail folders as many programs filter out emails this way. If these did end up in one of these folders, please add the address to your acceptable senders' folder by whatever method your email program can do this.
Pre-Recorded Virtual Presentations
A number of presenters have submitted pre-recorded virtual video presentations. We encourage you to watch these presentations and provide feedback through the video comments. A full list of these is on the conference website.
View details of programming for past ACAH conferences via the links below.