BACS Annual Conference

King’s College London, 12-14 September 2018

Keynote Speakers:  Carrie Gracie (Former China Editor for the BBC) and Jie Yang (Associate Professor of Anthropology at Simon Fraser University).

The Lau China Institute is pleased to announce the Annual Conference of the British Association for Chinese Studies (BACS), to be held at King’s College London from 12th to 14th September 2018. The BACS Annual Conference is open to BACS members and non-members alike, welcoming participants from all countries.




Arrivals:  Please arrive at the Strand entrance of King’s College London (see map in the programme).  The closest Tube stops are Temple (District & Circle Line), Holborn (Central Line) or Covent Garden (Piccadilly line) – in that order.  You will need to register at security, after which our volunteers (“student ambassadors”) will take you to the Terrace Cafe overlooking the Thames in the Macadam Building (floor 0), where we will have refreshments ready.

Dinner:  Please register here for the Conference Dinner.

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BACS members are eligible for a reduced conference registration fee. Please visit here for information on how to become a BACS member, or to renew your membership.