Shock and Horror at Woolwich Killing
We are horrified and shocked by the killing of a British soldier in a barbaric and inhuman manner.
Seminar time will be reduced from 10:00 to 14:00 with lunch at 12:45
Presenters will change their topic in light of the horrible event and topics will reflect that. A.K. Shaikh presentation will be given AGAIN on Sunday at a mosque in the afternoon and registered attendees will be notified of the location.
Date and Time: Saturday 25th May 2013, 9:45 to 16:00
Location: East London Conference Centre, Stratford, London (see map on right)
Buffet Lunch will be served.
Agenda – below
Agenda: Tackling Islamophobia
|10:00 Recitation and Introductions|
|**Opening Remarks** *Imam Suliman Gani* *Imam of Tooting Islamic Centre and presenter on Islam Channel*|
|**Imperatives, Goals, Achievements and Plans** *Akber A. Choudhry*|
|**Online: Blogs, Opinion, News, Comments, Wikipedia** *Tahire Mehmood Faruq, founder of mosquedirectory.co.uk* *Director of Onlinefx and Al-reef Ltd.*|
|**The Art of Choosing the Issue and Peaceful Protest** *Shakir Qureshi, Karwan-e-Fikr, Community Organiser* *Organiser of some of the most effective protests in London*|
|12:00 – 14:00 Buffet Lunch, Networking and Prayer Break|
|**Making a Point with the Media** *Dr. Shahid Qureshi, Frequent Guest for BBC, RT, PressTV* *Being strong on issues without being defensive or uncivil*|
|**From Qadian to Medina** *Ahmad Karim Shaikh, reverted Muslim and Online Activist* *Our guest has made this widely popular presentation twice in Canada. On his way back from Umrah, he will share his lecture with us, together with more than 300 pictures of the lesser-visited historical places of Arabia with Islamic significance*|
|**Ideas, Suggestions, Questions and Answers**|