ISAS organizes several conferences and symposia throughout the year. Some are interdisciplinary with a regional focus on South Asia, while others are thematic, focusing on a particular topic like Indian democracy or economic policy in Bangladesh.

The 21st Century Indian City: On Urbanization in India


Economic Governance Index of South & Southeast Asia

Economic Policy in Bangladesh

Graduate Student Workshops

Indian Democracy



South Asian Art

South Asia by the Bay Graduate Student Conference

Tamil Studies

Young Scholars Research Conference