Oceanic Conference on International Studies (OCIS)
18 July 2012 to 20 July 2012
|Oceanic Conference on International Studies (OCIS)|
The Oceanic Conference on International Studies (OCIS) is the region's largest conference on international relations and international studies. In 2012 it will be held in Sydney for the first time, hosted by the University of Sydney along with the University of New South Wales and Macquarie University.
OCIS brings together the growing number of international studies researchers working in Australia and the region. Presentations in 2012 will address a wide range of themes including Asia-Pacific issues, gender and feminism, global governance, international law and society, international security, justice and rights, normative theory, international ethics, international history, diplomacy and foreign policy.
The keynote speaker will be Professor Michael C Williams from the Graduate School of Public and International Affairs at the University of Ottawa, Canada. Professor Williams' research interests include international relations theory, security studies and political thought. He was previously professor of international politics at the Department of International Politics at Aberystwyth, and has been a visiting fellow at the universities of Cape Town and Copenhagen and at the European University Institute in Florence.
Conference registration opens on 1 December 2011.
Location: New Law School
Cost: Early bird: AUD 350.00 full, 110.00 concession; Normal: AUD 380.00 full, 180.00 concession
Contact: Katarina Ferro
More info: http://www.ocis.org.au