Organized by the Department of International Relations, Faculty of Social and Political Sciences Universitas Airlangga in Surabaya, this year’s Airlangga Conference on International Relations (ACIR) focuses on the nature and impact of international affairs of the Indo-Pacific region, covering social sciences and policy research of interdisciplinary nature on the subject. ACIR is convened with the aim of broadening the scope of knowledge in a wide range of traditional and non-traditional issues in order to better understand the dynamics of relations, interests, and institutions of important actors in the region.