All events

13 Dec 2021 to 14 Dec 2021 International Invention, Innovation and Technology Exhibition (ITEX) Malaysia
The internationally renowned exhibition is the region’s professional marketplace for ideas and inventions, and is back to bring together some of the best ideas from around the world.
Kuala Lumpur
26 Nov 2021 to 27 Nov 2021 EDUtech India 2021
Broadcasting live online to you, 2 days of K-12 and Higher Education content, featuring presentations, panel discussions, and townhalls to virtually discuss the role of technology in education.
Virtual
23 Nov 2021 to 24 Nov 2021 AFRICA INTERNATIONAL INVENTION FAIR 2021 (AIIF2021)
The event creates a platform for the creativity of inventors from all over the world.
LAGOS
25 Oct 2021 to 29 Oct 2021 MTE 2021 - Sustainable Development Goals International Innovation Awards (SDGIIA)
First in the region focused on recognizing innovations, initiatives, programmes and ideas which contribute to sustainability, eradicating poverty, improving well-being, protecting our planet, and building peace and prosperity.
Virtual
21 Oct 2021 to 24 Oct 2021 Call for Papers for 2021 conference: People, Power, Politics, Pandemics and Other Perils in Southeast Asia
Call for Papers for 2021 conference: People, Power, Politics, Pandemics and Other Perils in Southeast Asia. The event will take place on 21-24 October 2021 at University of British Columbia (UBC), Vancouver, Canada. Deadline: Thursday 8 April 2021. Submit from the link below.
University of British Columbia (UBC)
14 Oct 2021 to 16 Oct 2021 Taiwan Innotech Expo 2021
Taiwan Innotech Expo (TIE) is the leading invention show in Asia. The event will take place from October 14-16, 2021 at Taipei World Trade Center Hall 1.
Taipei
07 Oct 2021 to 08 Oct 2021 Singapore Health & Biomedical Congress 2021
The National Healthcare Group (NHG) is proud to present the 19th Edition of the Singapore Health & Biomedical Congress (SHBC).
Virtual
28 Sep 2021 to 30 Sep 2021 Enlit Asia
Enlit Asia is the new unifying brand for POWERGEN Asia and Asian Utility Week, showcases expert knowledge, innovative solutions and foresight from industry leaders, coherent with Asian strategy to achieve a smooth transition towards a low carbon energy supply.
Jakarta
04 Aug 2021 to 05 Aug 2021 EDUtech Indonesia 2021
Broadcasting live online to you, 2 days of K-12 and Higher Education content, featuring presentations, panel discussions, and townhalls to virtually discuss the role of technology in education
Virtual
14 Jul 2021 to 15 Jul 2021 Intelligent Mobility: Innovating to Zero
Intelligent Mobility 2021 will offer a platform for industry experts, thought leaders, policy makers, city planners and researchers to discuss the future of mobility, growth opportunities emerging as a result of disruptive innovation, and the potential impact of new business models.
Virtual
14 Jun 2021 to 18 Jun 2021 MTE 2021 - COVID-19 International Innovation Awards II
Scheduled to return in June 2021, the awards were created to recognize and honour all COVID-19-related inventions.
Virtual
03 Jun 2021 6th #WhatshappeninginMyanmar Bi-Weekly Updates by Aung Zaw of The Irrawaddy Online (Zoom)
02 Jun 2021 to 05 Jun 2021 SNEC 15th (2021) International Photovoltaic Power Generation and Smart Energy Conference
The SNEC 15th (2021) International Photovoltaic Power Generation and Smart Energy Conference will be held on June 2-4, 2021 in Shanghai, China.
Shanghai
01 Jun 2021 to 30 Jun 2021 Virtual Ocean Celebration 2021
The Ocean Celebration event runs 1-30 June 2021 and is organized by the Borneo Marine Research Institute of Universiti Malaysia Sabah.
Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
01 Jun 2021 to 03 Jun 2021 DGIST to Hold International Symposium on Real-time Distributed Computing, 'IEEE ISORC 2021'
Prof. Kyung-Joon Park, the Department Chair of Information and Communication Engineering is to take the role as a Head of Joint Operation Committee at IEEE ISORC 2021
Daegu
24 May 2021 UUKi Research Collaboration webinars: UK-Japan
The webinar organised by Universities UK International (UUKi) will take place on Monday 24 May 2021 at 8:30-10:30am (UK time). The webinar focusses on Japan-UK research collaboration and is open to UK and Japan based researchers, and university research managers.
20 May 2021 5th #WhatshappeninginMyanmar Bi-Weekly Updates by Aung Zaw of The Irrawaddy Online (Zoom)
06 May 2021 4th #WhatshappeninginMyanmar Bi-Weekly Updates by Aung Zaw of The Irrawaddy Online (Zoom)
22 Apr 2021 3rd #WhatshappeninginMyanmar Bi-Weekly Updates by Aung Zaw of The Irrawaddy Online (Zoom)
08 Apr 2021 2nd #WhatshappeninginMyanmar Bi-Weekly Updates by Aung Zaw of The Irrawaddy Online (Zoom)
07 Apr 2021 to 09 Apr 2021 Precision Public Health Asia 2021
Join us from 7 to 9 April 2021 at the Precision Public Health Asia 2021 Conference to find out how precision public health can improve health outcomes and equity to deliver ‘personalised’ public health.
Virtual Conference
03 Apr 2021 Regulating – or Ruling – Civil Society in Thailand?
To better understand the details of Thailand's draft acts and reflect on what is needed to create an enabling rather than a restrictive, environment for civil society, a panel discussion will be held on 3 April 2021 at 5PM.
4th floor, Bangkok Art and Culture Centre
26 Mar 2021 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) Symposium 2021
Springer Nature and the University of Tokyo to hold SDGs Symposium 2021, “Interdisciplinary science solutions for food, water, climate and ecosystems Sustainable Development Goals”
Online
25 Mar 2021 #WhatsHappeninginMyanmar Bi-Weekly Updates
The Irrawaddy and SEA Junction have joined together to provide bi-weekly updates on the latest developments in Myanmar.
Online (Zoom)
22 Mar 2021 to 26 Mar 2021 Malaysia Technology Expo (MTE) 2021 Virtual
A strong advocate of creativity and development of innovations, MTE acts as a catalyst to create synergy between entrepreneurs and the science and technology communities to work together towards global partnerships.
Virtual
22 Mar 2021 to 26 Mar 2021 Future Edtech 2021 Virtual
Rethinking education in the new normal. Future EdTech 2021 brings you this perfect opportunity to meet thousands of educators from primary education to universities.
Virtual
19 Mar 2021 to 20 Mar 2021 The 7th International Interdisciplinary Japan Studies Graduate Workshop Online
16 Mar 2021 to 28 Mar 2021 Photo Exhibition “The Mekong is Blue and Dried”
In times that the Mekong has just dropped to worrying levels, we hope that the issue is brought into wider attention through this 2-week long exhibition.
Bangkok
12 Mar 2021 to 19 Mar 2021 Ten Years After the Great East Japan Earthquake and Tsunami: Insights and Perspectives
The APRU-IRIDeS Multi-hazards Program is hosting a two-part webinar series, looking back at the 2011 Great East Japan Earthquake and Tsunami. The panels will draw on lessons learnt and explore disaster mitigation strategies for the future. Open to all, registration required.
Online
10 Mar 2021 Zoom side event at the 7th Asia-Pacific Climate Change Adaptation Forum
Upcoming side event at the 7th Asia-Pacific Climate Change Adaptation Forum: Partnerships to harmonize science information and knowledge at regional scales for enabling adaptation
Online
09 Mar 2021 Outlook of Science and Technology Diplomacy in the Pandemic
The SciREX Open Forum’s 10th session will invite Dr. Yoichiro Matsumoto who assumed the position of the 2nd S&T Advisor to Japan's Minister of Foreign Affairs as a speaker to talk about what we can see from the pandemic, how S&T Diplomacy should be in the ongoing pandemic, and what actually can be done.
05 Mar 2021 to 07 Mar 2021 3rd International Conference on Burma / Myanmar Studies
It aims to be a platform for regional/international scholars and practitioners interested in Burma/Myanmar society as it undergoes economic, political and social transformation.
Chiang Mai
01 Mar 2021 International Symposium on "Cool Earth via Microbes in Agriculture"
An international symposium, "Cool Earth via Microbes in Agriculture" will be held online on March 1 to address global warming and introduce the latest research aimed at reducing greenhouse gas emissions from farmland. Open to all, registration required.
Online via Zoom
24 Feb 2021 to 25 Feb 2021 EduTECH Malaysia Virtual Festival
Over two days we’ll be broadcasting over 40 presentations and live panel debates from leading educators and edtech innovators from across Malaysia.
Virtual
24 Feb 2021 to 26 Feb 2021 INTERPHEX Week Osaka 2021
INTERPHEX Week Osaka is Asia's leading exhibition for pharmaceutical industry, consists of 2 exhibitions for pharmaceutical technologies - INTERPHEX OSAKA (Manufacturing & Packaging) and PharmaLab Expo OSAKA (Pharma R&D and Drug Discovery).
Osaka
18 Feb 2021 Webinar: Alternative Solutions in Facing Covid-19 Across Southeast Asia
Alter Sea, in collaboration with SEA Junction, Fiskom Uksw and Centre Asie du Sud-Est, is pleased to invite you to attend the webinar titled “Alternative Solutions in Facing Covid-19 Across Southeast Asia”. The event will take place on February 18 at 3 pm.
Online (Zoom)
16 Feb 2021 to 21 Feb 2021 2nd ASEAN Youth Social Journalism Contest 2021
The 2nd ASEAN Youth Social Journalism Contest 2021 is inviting youth “Social Journalists” to submit an essay and campaign ideas describing a theme of “#ASEANYouth and COVID-19 ─ Response, Recovery, and Resilience”.
08 Feb 2021 Networking event for global-minded students and foreign companies Online
12 Jan 2021 to 15 Jan 2021 The Global Young Scientists Summit 2021
Organised by the National Research Foundation – Prime Minister’s Office, Singapore, the ninth edition of the Global Young Scientists Summit ([email protected]) will take place 12 to 15 January 2021 as a virtual event.
Virtual
15 Dec 2020 to 20 Dec 2020 Photo Exhibition - Resilience & Uncertainty: Mekong Migrant Workers amid the Pandemic Downturn
The exhibition provides a platform to showcase the images and stories of migrant workers taken on the field. Opening of photo exhibition is on 15th December 5.30pm - 6.30pm at Bangkok Art and Culture Centre.
Bangkok