New Directions East Asia 2023 will take place as a three-day event on 27-29 October in Hanoi, Viet Nam. The conference is an in-person event and you will need to travel to Hanoi to attend. All conference proceedings will be conducted in English.

Registrations are now open. We look forward to seeing you in Hanoi!

Pass types

There are two pass types:

  • Full pass
  • Full pass + Networking dinner 

The Full pass provides access to ALL sessions in the main conference over three days on 27, 28 and 29 October, excluding the networking dinner which will take place on the evening of Day 2 (28 October). Lunch on Day 2 and 3 of the conference and refreshments on Days 1, 2 and 3 are included in the Full pass. 

If you would like to attend the networking dinner, please select Full pass + Networking dinner

Please note: 

  • There are a limited number of places at the networking dinner and places will be allocated on a first-come, first-served basis. Book your place early to avoid dissapointment!
  • Unfortunately, we cannot accept requests to add the networking dinner to a Full pass after registering for the conference.
  • If you are an accepted speaker, please wait until you receive a Voucher Code before registering.
  • This conference will take place face-to-face in Hanoi, Viet Nam. There will be no simultaneous live streaming of the conference. You must be able to travel to Viet Nam to take part.
  • All conference proceedings will be conducted in English.


Early-bird Full pass 850,000 VND
Early-bird Full pass + Networking dinner 1,700,000 VND
Regular Full pass 1,200,000 VND
Regular Full pass + Networking dinner 2,050,000 VND

 All prices are including tax.

Registration timeline

Early-bird registration opens 1 September 2023
Early-bird registration closes 30 September 2023 (11:59 PM Hanoi (ICT) time)
Regular registration opens 1 October 2023
Regular registration closes 20 October 2023 (11:59 PM Hanoi (ICT) time)

Payment details

To register for the conference, payment must be made by credit card. Click here to register now!

If you are a voucher holder, please select “Voucher holder + Networking dinner” in the registration portal.

Conference schedule

New Directions East Asia is taking place over three days at the end of October in Hanoi, Viet Nam, as a face-to-face event.

The event commences on the evening of 27 October with an opening plenary and refreshments; followed by 2 days of conference proceedings on 28 and 29 October, including thought-provoking plenary talks, engaging panel dicussions, and focussed parallel and Spotlight sessions from a range of presenters and topics. We also would like to warmly invite you to our networking dinner on the Satuday evening (please select Full pass + networking dinner when registering to attend).

Head to our Programme page to find out more!


Day 1 - Friday, 27 October

Venue: Nguyen Van Dao Auditorium, Vietnam National University, Hanoi

16.00 - 17.00 Registration
17.00 - 19.00 Open plenary and discussion
From 19.00 Refreshments


Day 2 - Saturday, 28 October

Venue: British University Vietnam

07.30 - 08.30 Registration
08.30 - 09.15 Opening ceremony
09.15 - 16.45 Conference proceedings
From 19.00 Networking dinner (venue to be confirmed)


Day 3 - Sunday, 29 October

Venue: British University Vietnam

09.00 - 15.00 Conference proceedings
15.00 - 15.30 Closing ceremony