The 2007 Conference on Lao Studies was held at Arizona State University on Thursday-Sunday, May 3-6, in Tempe, Arizona, under the joint-sponsorship of the University and the Center of Lao Studies. The main objective of the conference is to provide an international forum for scholars tp present and discuss various aspects of Lao Studies.
Scholars from around the world came together to exchange ideas and discussed various topics about Laos. Exhibits and cultural performances were among the activities held at the conference.
VOA's staffer Vannasone Keodara covers the event.