INTERNATIONAL INSTITUTE OF ISLAMIC  THOUGHT AND CIVILISATION (ISTAC-IIUM)

INTERNATIONAL INSTITUTE OF ISLAMIC THOUGHT AND CIVILISATION (ISTAC-IIUM)

2021

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International Institute of Islamic Thought and Civilisation (ISTAC-IIUM) 

International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM), No.24, Persiaran Tuanku Syed Sirajuddin, Taman Duta, 50480 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia





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+603-6421 1200
istac@iium.edu.my
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ISTAC EVENTS & ACTIVITIES CALENDAR


2021




Title : Appreciation Ceremony to Malaysian and IIUM Front Liners  by Her Majesty the Constitutional Head of IIUM
Date : 18 March 2021
Venue : Main Hall , ISTAC IIUM
Time : 10.00 am - 12.30 pm











Title : Maulidur Rasul Forum
Topic: وما أرسلناك إلا رحمة للعالمين lessons from the Prophet of Rahmah To Mankind and Civilization
Date : 19 October 2021
Moderator :
Professor Dr Waleed Fekry Faris, Deputy Dean, Postgraduate & Responsible Research, ISTAC-IIUM

Panelist:
1. Prof. Dr. Abdelaziz Berghout
2. Profesor Datuk Dr. Osman Bin Bakar
3. Dato’ Hamidon Bin Abdul Hamid
4. Imam Feisal Abdul Raouf




Title : THE 2nd ISTAC WORLD PROFESSORIAL LECTURE 2021 (IWPL)
Al Ghazali's Epistemology : Its Significance for Contemporary Human Thought - Professor Datuk Dr Osman Bakar

Date : 13 October 2021




Title : Syarahan Tanah Air ke 2 - Tajuk: MALAY MARITIME AND NAVIGATION HISTORY
Date : 29 September 2021
Speaker : PROFESOR DATO’ SERI DR. MD. SALLEH YAAPAR




Title : THE 1st ISTAC WORLD PROFESSORIAL LECTURE 2021 (IWPL) - Humanising Education: A Model of a University the World Needs in Post Normal Era by Professor Emeritus Tan Sri Dato' Dzulkifli Abdul Razak, the Rector of International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM)
Date : 23 September 2021





Title : MERDEKA DAN INSAN SEJAHTERA : Bebaskan Fikiran, Perkasakan Hati, dan Stabilkan Pembangunan
Date : 17 September 2021
Panelists:
1. Prof. Dato' Dr. Sidek Baba
2. Prof. Dr. Nor Faridah Abdul Manaf
3. Asst. Prof. Dr. Ahmad El-Muhammady 
4. Asst. Prof. Dr. Nik Md Saiful Azizi Nik Abdullah

Moderator: 
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Mohd Feham Md Ghalib




Title : INSAN SEJAHTERA AND MERDEKA : LIBERATING MINDS, STRENGTHENING HEARTS AND SUSTAINING DEVELOPMENT
Date : 10 September 2021
Panelists:
1. Prof. Emeritus Datuk Dr. Osman Bakar
2. Prof. Dr. Waleed Fekry Faris
3. Prof. Dr. Dawood Abdul Malek
4. Prof. Abdulaziz Berghout

Moderator:
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Imtiyaz Yusuf



Title : TOPIK 1 - BANGSA MELAYU DAN ALAM MELAYU : LAUT DAN  KELAUTAN
Date : 25 August 2021
SPEAKER:
MOHD AROFF ISHAK, Ahli Jawatankuasa Eksekutif, Persatuan Sejarah Malaysia


Title : RADICALIZATION : HOW DOES IT WORK?
Date : 4 August 2021
MODERATOR
DR. AHMAD EL-MUHAMMADY

PANELLIST
1. DR. NOOR AQSA NABILA MAT ISA, Univeristy of Malaya

2. NURUL MIZA MOHD RASHID, Dept. of Psychology, IIUM



Title : WEBINAR ON JIHAD AGAINST POVERTY: HAVE ISLAM’S MATERIAL AND HUMAN RESOURCES BEEN MOBILIZED?
Date : 28 July 2021
MODERATOR:
PROF. DR. THAMEEM USHAMA DEAN, ISTAC 

PANELIST;
1. EMERITUS PROFESSOR TAN SRI DATO' DZULKIFLI ABD RAZAK, Rector, IIUM

2. DR. AHMED DAVULTOGLU, Former Prime Minister of Turkey

3. HE AMBASSADOR EBRAHIM RASOOL, Former Ambassador of South Africa to the United States of America, Senior Fellow, Georgetown University

4. DR. SHAHRIDAN BIN MOHIDEEN, Founder, Afrik Nexus, Malaysia

5. DR. K. S. JOMO, Fellow Academy Of Science, Malaysia

6. PROFESSOR EMERITUS DATUK DR OSMAN BAKAR Al-Ghazali Chair of Epistemology and Civilisational Studies, ISTAC-IIUM 


Title : INTERNATIONAL WEBINAR ON KNOWLEDGE ORGANIZATION AND MANAGEMENT UNIVERSITIES : ISLAMIC PERSPECTIVES
Date : 24 June 2021

Welcoming Speech:
PROFESSOR DR THAMEEM USHAMA, Dean, ISTAC-IIUM

PANELISTS
1. DATUK DR MOHD DAUD BAKAR President, International Islamic University Malaysia

2. PROFESSOR DR ANIS AHMAD Vice-Chancellor, Riphah International University, Islamabad, Pakistan

3. PROFESSOR DR ZAID BIN AHMAD Department of Government and Civilisation Studies, Faculty of Human Ecology, University Putra Malaysia

4. ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR DR KHAIRUDDIN ALJUNIED Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, National University of Singapore (NUS)

5. PROFESSOR EMERITUS DATUK DR OSMAN BAKAR Al-Ghazali Chair of Epistemology and Civilisational Studies, ISTAC-IIUM 



Title : WEBINAR ON “THE PRESENT STATE OF MUSLIM LEADERSHIP IN KNOWLEDGE ADVANCEMENT: A CRITICAL ASSESSMENT”
Date : 25 May 2021
MODERATOR:
PROF. DR. THAMEEM USHAMA DEAN, ISTAC 

PANELIST;
1. YM TENGKU DATUK DR. MUHD AZZMAN SHARIFFADEEN TENGKU IBRAHIM, Chairman Boards of Director University of Malaya

2. PROF. DR. DATO MOHAMED RIDZA BIN WAHIDDIN, Vice-Chancellor USIM

3. PROF. DATO SRI DR. ZALEHA BT KAMARUDIN, Former Rector IIUM 

4. EMERITUS PROFESSOR DATUK DR OSMAN BAKAR Al-Ghazali Chair of Epistemology and Civilisational Studies, ISTAC-IIUM


Title : DECOLONISATION AND ISLAMISATION OF THE SOCIAL SCIENCES : CONVERGENCE AND DIVERGENCE
Date : 26 April 2021
MODERATOR:
PROF. DR. THAMEEM USHAMA DEAN, ISTAC 

PANELIST;
1. EMERITUS PROFESSOR TAN SRI DATO' DZULKIFLI ABD RAZAK, Rector, IIUM

2. PROFESSOR DR ANIS AHMAD Vice-Chancellor, Riphah International University, Islamabad, Pakistan

3. EMERITUS PROFESSOR TAN SRI DR MOHD KAMAL HASSAN Former rector, IIUM

4. EMERITUS PROFESSOR DATUK DR OSMAN BAKAR Al-Ghazali Chair of Epistemology and Civilisational Studies, ISTAC-IIUM

5. PROFESSOR DATO' DR AHMAD MURAD MERICAN Head, Malay-Islamic Civilisation Unit, ISTAC-IIUM



Title : WEBINAR ON TOWARDS A NEW PHILOSOPHY OF SCIENCE FOR A SUSTAINABLE PLANET EARTH: ISLAMIC PERSPECTIVES
Date : 22 March 2021
MODERATOR:
PROF. DR. THAMEEM USHAMA DEAN, ISTAC

PANELISTS:
1. PROF. EMERITUS TAN SRI DATO’ DZULKIFLI ABDUL RAZAK RECTOR, IIUM
2. DATUK DR. AZIZAN BAHARUDDIN, DIRECTOR-GENERAL, INSTITUTE OF ISLAMIC UNDERSTANDING MALAYSIA (IKIM)
3. PROF. DATO IR. DR. WAN RAMLI WAN DAUD, PROFESSOR OF CHEMICAL ENGINEERING, UKM
4. PROF. DR. AHMAD HAFIZ ZULKIFLY, DEPUTY RECTOR, RESPONSIBLE RESEARCH & INNOVATION, IIUM
5. EMERITUS PROF. DATUK DR. OSMAN BAKAR, ISTAC-IIUM





Title : INTERNATIONAL WEBINAR ON SHARI'AH AND THE PURSUIT OF SUSTAINABLE SOCIETIES
Date : 24 February 2021
MODERATOR:
PROF. DR. THAMEEM USHAMA DEAN, ISTAC

PANELISTS:
1. PROF. EMERITUS TAN SRI DATO’ DZULKIFLI ABDUL RAZAK RECTOR, IIUM
2. PROF. DR. JASSER AUDA, PRESIDENT, MAQASID INSTITUTE, CANADA
3. PROF. DR MOHAMMAD HASHIM KAMALI, CEO, INTERNATIONAL INSTITUTE OF ADVANCED ISLAMIC-STUDIES, KUALA LUMPUR
4. PROF. DATIN DR. RAIHANAH HJ ABDULLAH, DIRECTOR, ACADEMIC OF ISLAMIC STUDIES, UNIVERISTI MALAYA
5. EMERITUS PROF. DATUK DR. OSMAN BAKAR, ISTAC-IIUM

Title : NATIONAL VIRTUAL CONFERENCE ON RAHMAH AND KARUNA
Date : 27 January 2021
SESSION I:
Rahmah and Karuna - Compassion in Islam and Buddhism

Moderator: Professor Datuk Sri Dr Zaleha Kamaruddin Speaker
1: Professor Datuk Dr Osman Bakar, ISTAC-IIUM Speaker
2: Venerable Nyaninda, Religious Advisor, Buddhist Missionary Society MalaysiaYouth Section

SESSION II
Rahmah and Karuna - In Living Islam and Living Buddhism

Moderator: Assoc. Prof. Dr. Danial Yusof Speaker
1: Professor Dr. Thameem Ushama, Dean ISTAC -IIUM Speaker
2: Ven. Dr. Dhammapala, Founder and Abbot, Brahmavihara Monastery & Retreat Centre Malaysia Speaker
3: Assoc. Prof. Dr. Imtiyaz Yusuf, ISTAC-IIUM

SESSION III
Rahmah and Karuna - As Tools for Mediation for Harmonious Race Relations

Moderator: Professor Dato' Dr Ahmad Murad bin Mohd Noor Merican Speaker
1: Professor Ainul Jaria binti Maidin, Ahmad Ibrahim Kuliyyah of Law, IIUM Speaker
2: K. V. Soon (Vidyananda), Executive Committee Member, International Network of Engaged Buddhist(INEB), Member, International Forum of Buddhist-Muslim Relation (BMF)



Title : ISTAC COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT LECTURES (LECTURE NO. 3) 
Islam as a Way of Obedience and Jihad - BY EMERITUS PROFESSOR DATUK DR OSMAN BAKAR
Date : 19 January 2021 

Title : INTERNATIONAL WEBINAR ON ISLAMIC THOUGHT AND SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT
Date : 14 January 2021
MODERATOR:
PROF. DR. THAMEEM USHAMA DEAN, ISTAC

PANELISTS:
1. PROF. EMERITUS TAN SRI DATO’ DZULKIFLI ABDUL RAZAK RECTOR, IIUM
2. PROF. EMERITUS TAN SRI DR. MOHD KAMAL HASAN FORMER RECTOR, IIUM
3. PROF. DR. ABDELAZIZ BERGHOUT FORMER DEPUTY RECTOR, IIUM
4. ASSOC. PROF. DR. KHAIRUDIN ALJUNIED NATIONAL UNIVERSITY OF SINGAPORE (NUS) 5. PROF. DR. AZYUMARDI AZRA RECTOR OF ISLAMIC STATE UNIVERSITY, JAKARTA, INDONESIA



Title : Meeting and Visit from Kementerian Pendidikan Tinggi
Date : 26 March 2021
Time : 10.00 am - 12.30 pm