1st Annual Conference - 2013 - Tackling Islamophobia


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.  





Join us as we present last year's report and present our plan for the next year. FREE ENTRY. RSVP required on form below, on Facebook, or on Google+.

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 RemarksImam Suliman Gani, Imam of Tooting Islamic Centre and presenter on Islam Channel
Imperatives, Goals, Achievements and PlansAkber A. Choudhry
Online: Blogs, Opinion, News, Comments, WikipediaTahire Mehmood Faruq, founder of mosquedirectory.co.uk and director of Onlinefx and Al-reef Ltd.
The Art of Choosing the Issue and Peaceful ProtestShakir Qureshi, Karwan-e-Fikr, Community Organiser.  Organiser of some of the most effective protests in London
Other Speakers
12:00 – 14:00 Buffet Lunch, Networking and Prayer Break
Making a Point with the MediaDr. Shahid Qureshi, Frequent Guest for BBC, RT, PressTV. Being strong on issues without being defensive or uncivil
Other Speakers
From Qadian to MedinaAhmad 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

16:00 Closing