• Empowering Young Leaders to Shape Asia’s Future

    Join 200 students from over 40 countries on February 12-15 in Cambridge, Massachusetts for the 2016 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.

  • 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 2016 Conference

Important Dates

November 2, 2015 – Scholarship application opens
November 14, 2015 – Conference Ambassador application deadline
November 19, 2015 – Early application deadline
December 5, 2015 – Scholarship application deadline
December 11, 2015 – Regular application deadline
January 5, 2016 – Early registration closes
January 15, 2016 – Regular registration closes
February 12-15, 2016 – 2016 Harvard Conference

Cover Photo: Yacine Petitprez