The 5th annual IHBB Asian Championships will be taking place on June 15-17, 2018 at the JW Marriott Khao Lak Resort and Spa in Thailand and registration is now open! Registration will run through May 28 though please sign up as soon as you know you’ll be able to join us. The registration form can be found here – note that the same form is used to register for the 2018 International Geography Bee Asian Championships (also held in Khao Lak on June 16).

Please note that all participants (with the exception of students from Phuket) and their coaches and families are required to stay at the host hotel. Hotel reservations must be made by using the form that is on the registration page and sending completed copies to the email address provided there (i.e.( Full details, including a schedule of events for the weekend, hotel costs, and logistical details, can be found on the Championships page here. For further questions, please email

Finally, note as well that registration continues for the 2018 International History Olympiad and the 2018 International Geography Bee World Championships – both of which are being held in Berlin this summer (July 11-17 for IGB Worlds; July 14-22 for the History Olympiad). Numerous students from throughout Asia will be joining us – any student who qualified on a Bee or Bowl team for the Asian Championships is welcome to come the Olympiad, and any student who scored high enough on the Championships Qualifying Exam is welcome to come to IGB Worlds as well! It is also possible to attend both for students who have qualified for both. For further questions on IGB Worlds or the History Olympiad, please email