Gulf Conference

The Centre for Gulf Studies hosts the world's longest-running conference series on the Gulf region and Arabian Peninsula, begun in 1979, at which PhD students, emerging scholars and established researchers present their research findings.

2018 Gulf Conference

"Beyond Oil, Sheikhs and Security: Plotting New Trajectories in Gulf Studies"

2 to 3 July 2018

The Call for papers is now open.

Attendance is free, no prior registration for listening participants needed.


Conference archive

Click here to view the ‌list of previous conferences.

Click here to view the 2006 , 2007, 2008, 2010, 2011, 2012, 20142016 and 2017 conference programmes.