HPAIR Harvard Conference 2015


When: Fri, February 13, 2015, 9:00am – Mon, February 16, 2015, 11:30pm
Where: Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
Admission: USD 300
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The Harvard Project for Asian and International Relations (HPAIR) is student-run organization of the Harvard University Faculty of Arts and Sciences. HPAIR organizes Harvard University’s largest annual student conferences in/for the Asia-Pacific region. The HPAIR Harvard Conference brings together over 200 attendees from the world’s top universities and 100 speakers to discuss the most pressing issues in the Asia-Pacific region.

According to the OECD, economic growth is not an end in itself; addressing the multidimensional nature of inequalities and their impacts matters for inclusive growth. Therefore, we have chosen this year’s overall conference theme as Asia’s Blueprint for Growth: Building an Inclusive Future.

Delegates will be able to choose one among seven of the panel topics available:
  • Corporate Leadership
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance and the World Economy
  • Health and Public Policy
  • Media
  • Security and Diplomacy
  • Technology 

Event Notes:
  • Eligibility: College [University] students or graduated within the past 5 years.
  • Application: 4 essays and for a scholarship, additional 2 essays + 1 video essay
  • Costs: Borne by the delegate [Estimate: flight: MYR 10K, expenses MYR  3K+]
  • Deadlines: Apply by 30 November 2014 (Early), 15 Dec 2014 (Regular)