• Navigating the Future in the Age of Innovation

    Join 300 students from over 40 countries on February 17 – 20 in Cambridge, Massachusetts for the 2017 Harvard Conference.

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Welcome to HPAIR.

As Harvard’s largest annual student connection in Asia, the Harvard Project for Asian and International Relations creates a forum of exchange and facilitates discussion of the most important economic, political, and social issues relevant to the Asia-Pacific region. Since 1991, the annual HPAIR conferences have brought together students from the world’s foremost universities and leaders in the fields of government, business, culture, and academia. Join us in 2016 to commemorate HPAIR’s 25th anniversary as we seek to make the Asia Conference more financially accessible, celebrate greater diversity, and empower each other to change the world.

  • Forum

    Provide a dynamic forum of exchange on international issues vital to Asia

  • Relationships

    Foster long-term relationships among young leaders from around the globe

  • Connections

    Connect talented delegates with some of today’s leaders in academia, business and government.

Harvard 2017 Conference

Important Dates

October 24th, 2016 – Harvard Conference Early Application Launch
November 12, 2016– Early Application / Conference Ambassador Application Deadline / Financial Aid Deadline
December 10th, 2016 – Regular Application Deadline
January 7th, 2017 – Late Application Deadline

Cover Photo: Mike Behnken