The 30th ACPS Annual Meeting and International Symposium

Nankai University

“Three Decades of Chinese Political Studies: Reflecting the Past, Prospecting the Future”

The Association of Chinese Political Studies (ACPS) will hold its 30th annual meeting and international symposium between June 10-11, 2017 in Tianjin, China.  ACPS is pleased to announce that Nankai University’s Zhou Enlai School of Government will host the conference.  Founded in 1919, Nankai University is one of the oldest and most prestigious universities in China.  Named after China’s most respected leader and statesman, the Zhou Enlai School of Government was established in May 2004.  It consists of six academic programs (Politics, Public Administration, International Relations, Sociology, Social Work and Social Policy, and Social Psychology) and is the home of multiple world-renowned research centers. 


Those whose papers have been accepted and plan to attend the conference must register below by May 1, 2017.

The conference registration fee is 180 USD for faculty/researchers and 100 USD for students. Individuals who have paid their ACPS membership dues and conference registration fees in full will receive three free nights of lodging (June 9-11) and complimentary group meals (when scheduled in the program) during the conference.  If you are not yet a member, please become a member first and then pay the conference registration fee.  If your membership has expired, please renew first and then pay the conference registration fee. If your membership is current, please only pay the conference registration fee.

Please note that if you are presenting a co-authored paper and your co-author will attend the conference, then he/she must pay ACPS membership dues separately as well as conference registration fee.  Free lodging and complimentary group meals will be offered to up to 2 authors of any paper with multiple authors.

All questions regarding conference registration and membership should be directed to:


Saturday, June 10, 2017
June 10-11, 2017. Zhou Enlai School of Government. Nankai University. Tianjin, China
Nankai University

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