The opener of IIIT monthly lecture series for 2013 took place on Friday, January 4th. The event featured Dr. Younus Mirza, who recently defended his dissertation on Ibn Kathir at Georgetown University, and his wife, Rehenum Asmi, who completed her doctoral work in the Anthropology and Education program at Columbia University.
Monday, July 22, 2013
An International conference was organized by the International Institute of Islamic Thought (IIIT), Nigeria Office in Northwest University, Kano, from June 25th to 28th, 2013. The theme of the conference was Islamic Universities: Philosophy and Practice. Over 30 papers were presented on theoretical, empirical and practical issues concerning Islamic universities both in Nigeria and abroad.
Thursday, August 29, 2013
The International Institute of Islamic Thought (IIIT) is pleased to invite you to attend and participate in IIIT Hospitality at ISNA Annual Convention at Venue 101 of the Walter E. Washington Convention Center, Washington, DC. The Hospitality Suite will include six intellectual panels and Distinguished Scholar Award Ceremony. The details are below and a program flyer is enclosed. Each panel is developed around a recent publication by IIIT or other publishers. The panel will include book presentation by the author/speaker, remarks by 2 discussants, Q&A section, and some panels will include a book signing event.
IIIT Sponsored Forum at the United Nations on Zakat's Potential Role in Accelerating Global Development