Association of Boundary and Ocean Studies (hereafter referred to as ABOS) is a university-level academic association under the guidance of Wuhan University China Institute of Boundary and Ocean Studies. With Prof. Kong Lingjie(孔令杰), Vice Dean for CIBOS and Ms. Xiong Xiaoyu (熊晓煜), Vice Dean for CIBOS as advisers, ABOS is committed to researches on maritime and land border disputes, “the Belt and Road” initiative, governance in polar regions, World War II and Post-War international order, as well as basic theories of international law. ABOS aims at popularizing relevant knowledge of international law, providing a platform for all students of WHU to communicate and study together and offering policy advice for relevant national departments. Regular activities held by ABOS include reading workshops, academic salons, thesis seminars and alumni fora. Previous and upcoming major events include the Knowledge Contest for the Sea and the Law of the Sea Moot Court Competition.