TU-CAPS International Conference


Welcome to the 5th Thammasat Annual Academics and Postgraduate International Conference in Asia-Pacific Studies (TU-CAPS) 2020. Our TU-CAPS will be held on 17-18 December 2020 at Sheraton Hua Hin Resort & Spa, Phetchaburi, Thailand.

Theme of TU-CAPS 2020 is “Multi-dimensional Disruption in the Asia-Pacific”.

Thammasat Annual Academics and Postgraduate International Conference on Asia-Pacific Studies focuses on wide range of disciplines such as economics, politics and international relations as well as area studies, to promote the study of Asia-Pacific and to strengthen academic research network between scholars and universities in the Asia-Pacific region. This session is also a showcase for students of Master of Arts in Asia-Pacific Studies Program and students from around the world to present their researches on Asia-Pacific region.

There will be seven panels and three postgraduate student panels:
  • Australian Panel on Security Issues in Indo-Pacific Region
  • Panel on Fake News: Attitudes of Mass Public towards Fake News – A Comparison between Japan, South Korea and Thailand
  • India Panel on Emerging India in the Security Landscape of Southeast Asia
  • ASEAN Panel Discussion on the Role of Regional Studies Education during and after the COVID-19 Pandemic
  • Russian Panel on Russia and ASEAN in the Indo-Pacific Region - Connectivity, Cooperation and Challenges
  • Panel on the 2020 Election Myanmar’s Prospects for Democracy and Peace
  • Panel on Economic Issues in Asia-Pacific Region
  • Postgraduate Student Panels on Asia-Pacific Studies