Local Arrangements Committee 2023

The Local Arrangements Committee (LAC) serves as an information resource for headquarters staff on local aspects of meeting planning, which may include local and regional tourist information, entertainment, transportation, etc. Each year, the LAC plays a role to help highlight the local area and history related to Asian Studies through the organization of dynamic sessions; location-specific events such as walking city tours, library and/or museum tours; securing discounts at local establishments; and much more.

AAS 2023 Boston – Local Arrangements Committee members:

Merry “Corky” White , Co-chair, Boston University
Gavin Whitelaw , Co-chair, Harvard University; Executive Director of Reischauer Institute of Japanese Studies
David Odo, Harvard Art Museums
Marie Abe