Activities carried out by the Association include international conferences, national and local seminars, lecture sessions by experts in various fields, language fairs, and short courses as a service to the community

Since its inception in 1986, the Association has organized the following national seminars:

YearDateVenueNational Seminar
2007 17th March Dewan Mengkula, FBL, UM Writing Clinic
2007 July - Light of the Edge of the World Seminar
2007 July Dewan Bahasa dan Pustaka "Bahasa Rojak" Seminar 
In collaboration with Dewan Bahasa dan Pustaka
2008 15th and 16th May - "Functional Typology: Goals and Methods" and "Austronesian Relativization: A view from the field in Eastern Indonesia" by Professor Masayoshi Shibatani from Rice University, Houston, Texas, USA