Past Events

The society hosts the Pacific Rim Objective Measurement Symposium (also PROMS) annually, organized by local conference planning committees. The symposium aims to provide a forum for the sharing of new knowledge with the international community, and Rasch measurement workshops are usually attached to PROMS meetings.

Past Conferences

PROMS 2016, Xian, China

Dates: July 30 – August 3, 2016

PROMS 2015, Fukuoka, Japan


Dates: August 20 – 24, 2015

Venue: Kyushu Sangyo University, Fukuoka, Japan


PROMS 2014, Guangzhou, China


Theme: Rasch and the Future

Dates: August 2 – 6, 2014

Venue: Clifford Hotel, Panyu, Guangzhou


PROMS 2013, Kaohsiung, Taiwan


Dates:  August 1 – 6, 2013

Venue: National Sun Yat-sen University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan

PROMS 2012, Jiaxing, China


Theme: Rasch Family: Theory, Method and Practice

Dates: August 6 – 9, 2012

Venue: Jiaxing University, Zhejiang Province, China

PROMS 2011, Singapore


Theme: Objective Measurement for Teaching, Learning and Living

Dates: July 13 – 15, 2011

Venue: National Institute of Education, Singapore


PROMS 2010, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Dates: June 29 – July 1, 2010

Venue: International Islamic University Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

PROMS 2009, Hong Kong


Theme: Quality Rasch Measurement

Dates: July 28 – 30, 2009

Venue: The Hong Kong Institute of Education, Hong Kong

PROMS 2008, Tokyo, Japan


Theme: Objective Measurement for Teaching, Learning and Living

Dates: July 31 – August 3, 2008

Venue: Ochanomizu University, Tokyo, Japan