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4-6 December 2013: SAICONSouth Asian International Conference

Nov 16-20th, Plenary Speaker: Talk on "An Islamic Approach to Humanities,"  2nd International Conference on Islamic Humanities, organized by Center for Cultural and Social Research, Tehran, Iran. 

9-11 September 2013:  9th ICIEF: Istanbul: International Conference on Islamic Economics and FInance. 

13-15th February - chaired 2nd session of National Curriculum Review Committe (NCRC) Lahore. We revised the HEC recommended curriculum for Economics for BS, MS and Ph.D. programs for implementation in Pakistani Universities. 

30-31 May 2015:    3rd Bank Indonesia International Seminar on Islamic Finance : I made two presentations at this the conference. The first talk at the conference was entitled: :Economics of Norms: Focuses on Contrasting Norms of Capitalism and Islam. Last talk at the conference was entitled Macroprudential Policy for Islamic Finance -- this emphasized the need for a balanced approach to regulation based on internal, moral and spiritual dimensions. Both of the talks explained that Islamic Financial arrangements call for a diversified set of institutions with a service orientation rather than a purely financial orientation. 

Lecture on 28th May 2013 on A New Methodology for Islamic Economics, delivered in 17th IRTI DL Course on Islamic Economics

Paper presented: "Re-defining Islamic Economics," -- Workshop on "Fundamental Concepts and Thoughts in Islamic Economics” held in Istanbul during 1-3 March 2013

The 2nd International Conference on Islamic Economics & Economies of the OIC Countries ICIE2013. ICIE2013 will be held on 29 - 30 January, 2013 at Prince Hotel and Residence, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Conference Talk: Logical Positivism and Islamic Economics. Mozer Kahf also gave a good presentation "Ethical Values in Conventional and Islamic Finance"  which is also attached to the conference page. 


ICEOS-201213TH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON ECONOMETRICS, OPERATIONS RESEARCH, AND STATISTICS, Famagusta, Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus 24-26 May 2012 Published Version of Article is IER01MMEC05 -- This is Methodological Mistakes and Econometric Consequences

Workshop on Islamic Economics at the Crossroads, held at King Abdul Aziz University, 27-28 Al-Hajj 1433H (Nov. 12-13 2012) -- Comments on papers by Drs Mohammad Nejatullah Siddiqi, Fahim Khan, and Munawar Iqbal, and also a statement on The Way Foreward. 

"Islam Versus Economics" talk at Riphah on 1st March 2012, 

 “2nd International Conference” on “Islamic Business and Finance – ICIB-2012” being held on February 28-29, 2012.

International Colloquium on ‘Public Action in Pakistan: Between Apathy and Anger

Chair of Session on ‘Education and Politics’ March 20 from 2:00 to 4:00 pm.

 University of Management and Technology in collaboration with Sukkur IBA has organized 2nd International Conference on Business Management on 28-29 March, 2012 PC Lahore. Our worthy Director Nisar Ahmed Siddiqui offers you to chair one of the finance track sessions

LUMS: Talk "On  the nature of human knowledge:" on Friday 30th March, 2012 
Atiyab Sultan Message: I've written to the administrative staff asking them for an auditorium for a 100  minute slot between 9 am and 2 pm on Friday, 30th March. 

Older Conference Presentations:


“On the Teaching of Islamic Economics,”  presented at 6th International Conference on Islamic Economics and Finance, Jakarta, 2005

“Faith & Development” workshop presentations at Karachi, Lahore & Islamabad.

“Death of God and Birth of Western Social Science: Methodological Implications,” presented at IIUM, Malaysia, LUMS, Lahore and Punjab University, Lahore.

“What is Islamic Economics?” presented to the delegation from DSE on 29th December 2005.


“Islamic Economics: the Way Forward,” presented at Marksfield Institute of Higher Education, Leicester, UK on Jan 18, 2006.

“Post Positivist Probability,” seminar at Tilburg University, Netherlands, 26th Jan 2006 


 Comments on Dr. Munawar Iqbal & Dr. Nejatullah Siddiqi, talks presented at The 7th International Conference in Islamic Economics, Jeddah: 1-3 April 2008.

Prelude to Islamic Economics: paper prepared for 7th International Conference in Islamic Economics, King Abdul Aziz University, Jeddah, 1-3 April 2008. 

An Islamic Critique of Neoclassical Economics, talk at International Islamic University of Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, 11 June 2008.

Causal Relations via Econometrics, talk at Far Eastern Meetings of the Economtric Society, Singapore, 18th July 2008.


“The Limits of Market Economy,” talk at Bilim ve Sanat Vakfi, Istanbul, 5th July 2009.


The Normative Foundations of Scarcity: talk at LUMS on 8th April 2010

Lectures on Islamic Economics at Imam Sadiq University, Tehran, Iran, November 20-22, 2010

Lecture on "Interest and the Modern Economy" at Bank of Iran. November 21st, 2010


April 22, 2011: Failed Theories for Economics Development" -- Talk at State Bank of Pakistan

Sunday, 15th May: Pursuit of Happiness, talk at IBA Karachi, "IBA Annual Islamic Conference-Marketing Renaissance":

"Occupy Wall Street" talk at QAU Econ Dept. Wed 2nd Nov 2011, 2:00PM to 3:30PM. Talked about legitimization of Greed and its consequences. 


Second Day: November 18, 2011 Session I (10:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.) Chair: Dr. Asad Zaman, D.G. IIIE, IIUI

Invited Speaker: Indonesia Banking Forum -- Jakarata, 15-16 December 2011

Talk at Bandung Merkez of Indonesian State Bank on: Interest and the Modern Economy. 16th Dec. Morning

Talk on 16th Dec. 2011, Afternoon: at University Bandung:  Crisis in Capitalism: Causes and Consequences. 

8th International Conference on Islamic Economics: 19-21 December 2011

Paper Presented:  Crisis in Islamic Economics, Causes & Consequences. 

Talk at IBA - Sukkur on Saturday 18th Feb: Topic Islamic Knowledge