The Asian Criminological Society (ACS) 12th Annual Conference will now take place between June 18-21, 2021, at Ryukoku University in Kyoto, Japan.
New Conference registration and abstract submissions will now be accepted from January 15, 2021. The deadlines for these submissions are as follows:
March 15, 2021: Abstract submission deadline
April 10, 2021: Conference registration (early bird)
May 14, 2021: Conference registration (general)
Separately, the Conference Bursary Competition remains open with the deadline for applications extended until February 25, 2021. Results of the competition will be announced on March 10, 2021.
Furthermore, considering the widespread impact COVID-19, except for main events such as Keynote Speeches and Plenary Sessions, all individual presentations (Individual Paper Presentations and Pre-arranged Thematic Panel Sessions) will, in principle, be held online. Nevertheless, for those for whom it is possible to present in-person at Ryukoku University during the conference, please indicate this at the time of submitting your abstract application. We plan to inform those who have submitted abstracts whether they have been accepted or rejected on March 31, with the Conference Program being announced at the beginning of April.
In hosting the 12th Annual ACS Conference, the Conference Organizers – Ryukoku University - will be taking appropriate measures to ensure the safety of participants and minimize the risks posed by COVID-19. Please continue to check this website for further announcements and details.
We look forward to hosting the 12th Annual ACS Conference in June 2021.
Prof. Dr. ISHIZUKA, Shin-ichi
Ryukoku University, Kyoto
Update: January 15, 2021