Asia KLEMS started as part of the World KLEMS initiative. The first Asia KLEMS Conference was held in Tokyo in July 2011, and the second one took place in Seoul in August 2013 and the third one was held in Taipei in August 2015.
- Date: August 4-5, 2016
- Venue: Hitotsubashi University
- Language: English
- Main Organizing Institution: Hitotsubashi Institute for Advanced Study (HIAS)
- Co-organizing Institutions: Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (S) Grant Number 16H06322, "Service Sector Productivity in Japan (SSPJ): Determinants and Policies," Hitotsubashi University, Institute of Oriental Culture, Gakushuin University, and Research Institute of Economy, Trade and Industry (RIETI).