Seminars

Special Lecture on Sufism and the West

Location: Islamabad, Pakistan

Special Lecture on Sufism and the West

MUSLIM Institute organized a special lecture "Sufism and the West" on Tuesday, July 18, 2017 at National Library of Pakistan, Islamabad. Professor Marcia K. Hermansen from Loyola University, Chicago, USA delivered the special lecture and President of Azad Jammu & Kashmir, Sardar Masood Khan was the Chief Guest on the occasion. Chairman MUSLIM Institute, Sahibzada Sultan Ahmad Ali opened the house. Director Scientific and Medical Affairs Chicago, Dr Saira Alvi moderated the session. Foreign delegates, students and professors of universities, researchers, analysts, social activists and a large number of people from different walks of life attended the lecture.

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2017
 

Launching Ceremony of the Book "Heart Deeper Than Ocean" at Lahore

Location: Lahore

Launching Ceremony of the Book "Heart Deeper Than Ocean" at Lahore

MUSLIM Institute with collaboration of Nazaria-i-Pakistan Trust organized a launching ceremony of the book “Heart Deeper Than Ocean” (Translation of Sultan Bahoo’s Punjabi poetry by Dr. Z.A. Awan) on Thursday March 24, 2017 at Nazaria-i-Pakistan Trust Lahore. Research Associate of MUSLIM Institute Malik Asif Tanveer moderated the proceedings. Professors and students of universities, researchers from different institutions, analysts and media persons, poets and literary persons also participated in the discussion.

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2017
 

Launching Ceremony of the Book: Heart Deeper Than Ocean

Location: Islamabad

Launching Ceremony of the Book: Heart Deeper Than Ocean

MUSLIM Institute organized a launching ceremony of the book “Heart Deeper Than Ocean” (Translation of Sultan Bahoo’s Punjabi Abyat by Dr. Z.A. Awan) on Thursday March 16, 2017 at National Library of Pakistan, Islamabad. Maj. Gen. Shahid Hashmat (R), Former Principal, Centre for International Peace and Stability, National University of Science & Technology chaired the session. Research Associate of MUSLIM Institute Malik Asif Tanveer moderated the proceedings. Foreign delegates, professors and students of universities from different institutions, analysts and media persons, poets and literary persons also participated in the discussion.

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2017
 

Seminar on Islam and the West: Emerging Challenges and Way Forward

Location: Islamabad

Seminar on  Islam and the West: Emerging Challenges and Way Forward

MUSLIM Institute organized a seminar at a very topic, ‘Islam and the West: Emerging challenges and way forward’ on March 9, 2017 at National Library of Pakistan, Islamabad. The seminar was chaired by Vice chancellor Air University Air Vice Marshal (R) Faaiz Amir. Former senator and senior diplomat Honorable Akram Zaki, Chairman MUSLIM Institute Sahibzada Sultan Ahmad Ali, Ambassador of Italy to Pakistan H.E. Mr. Stefano Pontecorvo, Ambassador of Portugal to Pakistan H.E. Mr. Jao Paulo Sabido Costa, Former President National Defense University Lt. Gen. (R) Saeed Uz Zafar, Dr. Bakara Najimdeen (CIPS) National University of Sciences and Technology, President International Islamic University Prof. Dr. Ahmed Yousif Ahmed Al Draiweesh addressed the gathering. While President Just International Malaysia Dr. Chandra Muzafar, Vice President for policy and research, The Middle East Institute, USA Mr. Paul Salem addressed the audience via a video link. Former Principal (CIPS) National University of Sciences and Technology Gen. (R) Shahid Hashmat, Former Federal Sec. Mr. Javed Zafar, Former DG. ISI, Lt. Gen. (R) Assad Durrani, Former Chairman Islamic Ideology Council Dr.Khalid Masood, Admiral Mukhtar Jadoon, Prince Adnan Aurangzeb Khan, Former Federal Sec. Muhammad Faheem, President PML (Q) Women Wing Ms. Farrukh Khan and others also participated in the discussion. Research Associate, MUSLIM Institute, Ahmed AlQadri moderated the proceedings of the session. Foreign delegates, professors and students of universities from different institutions, analysts and media persons also participated in the discussion.

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2017
 

Seminar on Mystical Teachings of Sultan Bahoo & Modern Era

Location: Islamabad

Seminar on  Mystical Teachings of Sultan Bahoo & Modern Era

MUSLIM Institute and Centre for Policy Studies (CPS), COMSATS Institute of Information Technology (CIIT), Islamabad organized a seminar titled “Mystical Teachings of Sultan Bahoo & Modern Era” on Thursday, December 8, 2016 at CIIT, Islamabad. Former Chief of Naval Staff Admiral (R) M. Asif Sandila chaired the session where as other prominent speakers include Chairman MUSLIM Institute Sahibzada Sultan Ahmad Ali, Head of CPS, CIIT Amb. (R) Fauzia Nasreen, Chairperson Dept. of History International Islamic University, Islamabad (IIUI) Dr. Mujeeb Ahmad, Former Director Iqbal International Institute for Research & Dialogue, IIUI Dr. Talib Hussain Sial and Principal Govt. Post Graduate College for Women, Rawalpindi Dr. Aalia Sohail Khan. Research Associate of MUSLIM Institute Mr. M. Azizullah Shah moderated the proceedings of seminar. Diplomats, academicians, politicians, journalists, researchers and people from different walks of life participated in the seminar.

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2016
 

Seminar on Indian Occupation on Junagadh: Policy Options for Pakistan

Location: Islamabad

Seminar on  Indian Occupation on Junagadh: Policy Options for Pakistan

MUSLIM Institute and Centre for International Peace & Stability (CIPS), National University of Science & Technology (NUST), Islamabad organized a seminar titled “Indian Occupation on Junagadh: Policy Options for Pakistan” on Tuesday, November 15, 2016 at NUST, Islamabad. The seminar was organized in connection with November 9, 1947 when Indian forces illegally occupied the state. Vice Chancellor of Air University Air Vice Marshal (R) Faaiz Amir chaired the session whereas Nawab of Junagadh State H.E. Nawab Jahangir Khanji was chief guest on the occasion. Other prominent speakers were Chairman MUSLIM Institute Sahibzada Sultan Ahmad Ali, Associate Dean CIPCS, NUST Dr. Tughral Yamin, Expert on International Law & Former Federal Minister of Law Mr. Ahmer Bilal Soofi, Lt. Gen. (R) Saeed Uz Zafar, Maj. Gen. (R) Ali Baz, Former MNA Prince Adnan Aurangzeb Khan, Brigadier (R) Abdul Rehman, Assistant Professor Dept. of History QAU Dr. Farooq Ahmad Dar, Professor of Preston University Dr. Z. A. Qureshi and Research Associate of Research Society of International Law Mr. Abeer Mustafa. Research Associate of MUSLIM Institute Malik Asif Tanveer moderated the proceedings of the seminar.

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2016
 

Seminar on Bleeding Kashmir Seeks World Attention

Location: Islamabad

Seminar on Bleeding Kashmir Seeks World Attention

MUSLIM Institute organized a seminar titled “Bleeding Kashmir Seeks World Attention” on Tuesday August 02, 2016 at National Library, Islamabad. The purpose of seminar was to analyze prevailing situation in Indian Occupied Kashmir, to convey the perspective and viewpoint of Kashmiri people to the world and to draw the attention of world community towards this issue. While Ch. Muhammad Barjees Tahir was chief guest on the session and Lt Gen (R) Senator Abdul Qayyum Malik presided the session, Former Deputy Speaker, National Assembly of Pakistan, Mr. Faisal Karim Khan Kundi, Director General Institute of Strategic Studies Islamabad Ambassador (R) Masood Khan, Former Federal Minister Ambassador (R) Inam Ul Haq, Convener APHC Pakistan & AJK Mr. Ghulam Muhammad Safi, Chairman MUSLIM Institute Sahibzada Sultan Ahmad Ali & Associate Professor QAU Dr. Nazir Hussain spoke on the occasion. Former Parliamentarian Norway Mr Lars Rise, Co-Director IAC USA Ms. Sara Flounders, British Author Ms. Victoria Schofield shared their views through video link. Research Associate of MUSLIM Institute Mr. Ahmad AlQadri moderated the proceedings of seminar.

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2016
 

Inaugural Ceremony Pakistan Sudan People's Friendship Association

Location: Islamabad

Inaugural Ceremony Pakistan Sudan People

MUSLIM Institute and Embassy of Sudan in Pakistan organized an inauguration ceremony of “Pakistan Sudan People's Friendship Association” (PSPFA) on May 19, 2016 in a local hotel at Islamabad. Leader of the House in Senate of Pakistan Senator Raja Zafar ul Haq, Charged’ Affaires of Sudan Embassy Islamabad H.E. Mr. Ahmad Abdel Rehman Mohamad, Chairman MUSLIM Institute Sahibzada Sultan Ahmad Ali and, Undersecretary Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Sudan H.E Abdul Ghani Enaim shared their views on the occasion. Ambassadors and delegations of different countries including Saudi Arabia, Palestine, Egypt, Jordan, Algeria, Oman, Yemen, Libya, Gambia, South Africa and large number of academicians, politicians, social activists, researchers and businessmen participated in the ceremony. PSPFA, a joint venture of MUSLIM Institute and the Embassy of Sudan in Pakistan will engage people of Pakistan and Sudan to interact and promote, research & intellect, education, agriculture, health, business, trade and commerce, culture, tradition and tourism, youth cooperation and peace and harmony and also to bring closer the people and to improve the people to people contacts of both countries.

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2016
 

Seminar on Western Perceptions About Islam & Muslims A Case of Hungary

Location: Islamabad

Seminar on Western Perceptions About Islam & Muslims A Case of Hungary

MUSLIM Institute organized a seminar on “Western Perceptions About Islam & Muslims: A Case of Hungary” on May 18, 2016 in a local hotel. Head of department, center of policy studies COMSATS institute of Information Technology, former ambassador Ms. Fauzia Nasreen presided the session, and other worthy speakers were Ambassador of Hungary H.E Istvan Szabo, President international Center for Democratic Transition Hungary Dr.Istvan Gyarmati, Director General ISSI, former Ambassador Masood Khan, and Chairman MUSLIM Institute Sahibzada Sultan Ahmad Ali, who shared their views on the subject, and Research Associate MUSLIM Institute Usman Hasan gave the presentation. Foreign delegates, professors and students of universities, scholars and researchers from different institutions, analysts and media persons actively participated in the seminar.

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2016
 

Seminar on Iqbal's Message of Peace, Muhabat Fateh-e-Alam

Location: Islamabad

Seminar on Iqbal

MUSLIM Institute and Iqbal International Institute for Research and Dialogue International Islamic University organized a seminar titled “Iqbal’s Message of Peace, Muhabat Fateh-e-Alam” on the 68th Death Anniversary of Allama Iqbal, at International Islamic University, Islamabad. Eminent scholars and political leaders participated in the seminar and expressed their views on the subject. Ambassador of Tajikistan in Pakistan His Excellency Sher Ali Jananov, President IIUI Dr. Ahmed Yousaf Al Dariweesh, Former chairman of the senate standing committee on foreign affairs, Akram Zaki, Executive Director IRD Dr. Husnul Amin, Head of Cultural and Press Section, Embassy of Germany Dr. Dan Tidten, Director IRD, Dr. Talib Hussain Sial, Renowned poet and intellectual, Prof. Jalil Aali, Principle Post Graduate College for women Rawalpindi, Dr. Aalia Sohail Khan, and famous scholar of Iqbal’s teaching, Dr. Ayub Sabir shared their views in the seminar. Foreign delegates, professors and students of universities, scholars and researchers from different institutions, analysts and media persons actively participated in the seminar.

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2016
 

Seminar on Pakistan Movement and Building Pakistan

Location: Islamabad

Seminar on  Pakistan Movement and Building Pakistan

MUSLIM Institute and Iqbal International Institute for Research and Dialogue Islamic University organized a seminar titled “Pakistan movement and building Pakistan” at International Islamic University, Islamabad. Eminent scholars and political leaders participated in the seminar and expressed their views on the subject. The chief guest of the seminar was Lt. General (R) Senator Abdul Qayyum. The other worthy speakers were Dr. Masoom Yaseen Zai Rector Islamic International University, Former chairman of the Senate Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs, Akram Zaki, Former Finance Minister, Umer Ayub, Director IRD Dr. Talib Hussain Sial, Professor of History Department Qaid-e-Azam University Dr. Farooq Ahmed Dar, Chairman MUSLIM Institute, Sahibzada Sultan Ahmed Ali and Research associate MUSLIM Institute, S.H. Qadri. Foreign delegates, professors and students of universities, scholars and researchers from different institutions, analysts and media persons actively participated in the seminar. The national anthem was played at the start of the session.

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2016
 

Seminar on Pak-Turkey defense co-operation in emerging geostrategic paradigm

Location: Islamabad, Pakistan

Seminar on Pak-Turkey defense co-operation in emerging geostrategic paradigm

MUSLIM Institute organized a seminar on “Pak-Turkey defence co-operation in emerging geo-strategic paradigm” on Monday, 16th November, 2015 at National Library of Pakistan, Islamabad, to highlight the significance of Pak-Turkey defense relations in changing global political scenario. Eminent scholars from Pakistan and Turkey participated in the seminar and expressed their views.

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2015
 

Seminar on Deadlock on Indo Pak Dialogue & Implications for the Region

Location: Islamabad, Pakistan

Seminar on Deadlock on Indo Pak Dialogue & Implications for the Region

MUSLIM Institute organized a seminar on “Deadlock on Indo Pak Dialogue & Implications for the Region” on Wednesday 2nd September, 2015 at National Library of Pakistan, Islamabad. Senator Lt. Gen (R) Abdul Qayyum, Chairman of National Assembly's Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs Sardar Awais Ahmed Khan Leghari, Former Ambassador to India Ashraf Jehangir Qazi, Former Defence Secretary Lt. Gen (R) Asif Yasin Malik, Chairman MUSLIM Institute Sahibzada Sultan Ahmad Ali and Ambassador (R) Asif Ezdi were the speakers of the event.

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2015
 

Seminar on Reviving Pakistan's Movement Passion Need of Hour

Location: Islamabad, Pakistan

Seminar on  Reviving Pakistan

Since Pakistan's creation we have been striving for its prosperity. Though sincere efforts were made over the decades in this regard, many challenges are yet to be overcome. To face the current challenges, it is required to have passion of developing Pakistan. To this end, MUSLIM Institute in collaboration with ICMAP (Institute of Cost & Management Accountants of Pakistan) organized a seminar on "Reviving Pakistan's Movement Passion-Need of Hour" at ICMAP Islamabad on Saturday 21st March 2015 in commemoration of Lahore Resolution of Pakistan passed on 23 March 1940 and then adoption of First Constitution of Pakistan on 23 March 1956 making Pakistan the world's first Islamic Republic.

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2015
 

Seminar on International Women's Day & Women in Kashmir

Location: Islamabad, Pakistan

Seminar on  International Women

In connection with International Women's Day, MUSLIM Institute organized a seminar “International Women's Day and Women in Kashmir” on Saturday, 7th March 2015 at National Library of Pakistan, Islamabad. The purpose of seminar was to highlight the women rights situation in Kashmir and draw attention of international community towards the same. It also aimed to highlight the role that Kashmiri women are playing and can play further for achieving their rights, for resolution of Kashmir issue and hence achieving the sustainable peace in the region.

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2015
 

Seminar on Prospects of Pak-Russia Bilateral Relations

Location: Islamabad, Pakistan

Seminar on Prospects of Pak-Russia Bilateral Relations

MUSLIM Institute organized a seminar on “Prospects of Pak-Russia Bilateral Relations” on Thursday, February 12, 2015 in National Library, Islamabad. The seminar was attended by people from different walks of life including representatives of international organizations, diplomatic missions, think tanks, media, parliamentarians, scholars and academicians from various disciplines.

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2015
 

Seminar on Elections & Human Rights Abuses Case Study of Indian Held Kashmir

Location: Islamabad, Pakistan

Seminar on Elections & Human Rights Abuses Case Study of Indian Held Kashmir

MUSLIM Institute organized a seminar on “Elections & Human Rights Abuses - Case Study of Indian Held Kashmir” on November 17, 2014 in National Library, Islamabad. The seminar was attended by individuals from different walks of life including representatives of international organizations, diplomatic missions, think tanks, media, parliamentarians and academicians from various disciplines. Public Relations Coordinator of MUSLIM Institute, Mr. Tahir Mehmood moderated the proceedings of seminar.

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2014
 

Seminar on Contemporary World Order & Devil's Possible System in Philosophy of Iqbal

Location: Islamabad, Pakistan

Seminar on  Contemporary World Order &  Devil

MUSLIM Institute organized a seminar on “Contemporary World Order & Devil's Possible System in Philosophy of Iqbal” on Tuesday 11th November 2014 at Govt. Post Graduate College for Women Rawalpindi. Renowned academicians, scholars and analysts as well as large number of students of different colleges and universities participated in the same.

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2014
 

Seminar on Palestine Conflict: Obliteration of Human Rights

Location: Islamabad, Pakistan

Seminar on  Palestine Conflict: Obliteration of Human Rights

“MUSLIM Institute”, in collaboration with, “World Muslim Congress”, organized a Seminar; “Palestine Conflict: Obliteration of Human Rights” on Monday, 11th August 2014, at Islamabad Club, Islamabad. Renowned national and international politicians, scholars, diplomats, dignitaries and luminaries participated in this Seminar. The event was attended by foreign delegates, intellectuals, researchers, politicians, parliamentarians, academicians, students and journalists.

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2014
 

Sudan: Current & Future Prospect

Location: Islamabad, Pakistan

Sudan: Current & Future Prospect

Research think-tank MUSLIM Institute organized a seminar “Sudan: Current & Future Prospects”, in Islamabad. The event was attended by diplomats, scholars, analysts and researchers from different universities and research institutes.

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2013
 

Seminar on Current Challenges of Pakistan and Vision of Quaid-e-Azam

Location: Islamabad, Pakistan

Seminar on Current Challenges of Pakistan and Vision of Quaid-e-Azam

The research think tank MUSLIM Institute organized a seminar titled “Current Challenges of Pakistan and Vision of Quaid-e-Azam” in collaboration with IRD, International Islamic University, Islamabad. Federal Minister for Kashmir, Gilgit and Baltistan, Ch. Muhammad Barjees Tahir was the chief guest on the occasion. Renowned scholars, researchers, ambassadors and professors also participated and expressed their views in the seminar.

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2013
 

Seminar On Kashmir: Question of Justice

Location: Islamabad, Pakistan

Seminar On Kashmir: Question of Justice

MUSLIM Institute organized a seminar on “Kashmir: Question of Justice” on Tuesday 27thAugust2013 at a local hotel in Islamabad. Among representatives of all sections of society, the seminar was attended by foreign diplomats, renowned analysts, professors and students of various universities, members of various research organizations and a number of journalists and academics.

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2013
 

Seminar on 27 Ramadan & Pakistan

Location: Islamabad, Pakistan

Seminar on 27 Ramadan & Pakistan

MUSLIM Institute organized a seminar titled “27 Ramadan & Pakistan” on Tuesday 6th August / 27 Ramadan at National Library Islamabad.

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2013
 

Seminar on Intellectual Dimensions of Hazrat Sultan Bahoo & Global Peace

Location: Islamabad, Pakistan

Seminar on Intellectual Dimensions of Hazrat Sultan Bahoo & Global Peace

MUSLIM Institute in collaboration with Iqbal International Institute for Research & Dialogue, International Islamic University Islamabad organized a seminar on “Intellectual Dimensions of Hazrat Sultan Bahoo & International Peace” on Tuesday 7th May 2013 at Allama Iqbal Auditorium, Faisal Mosque Campus, International Islamic University, Islamabad. The seminar was divided in two sessions.

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2013
 

Seminar on Plight of Muslims in Myanmar - Responsibilities of Muslim World and International Community

Location: Best Western Hotel Islamabad

Seminar on Plight of Muslims in Myanmar - Responsibilities of Muslim World and International Community

The MUSLIM Institute, Islamabad-based research oriented think-tank, organized a seminar “Plight of Muslims in Myanmar, Responsibilities of Muslim World and International Community” in a local hotel.

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2012
 

Seminar on Challenges to Islamic Identity of Pakistan

Location: Best Western Hotel Islamabad

Seminar on Challenges to Islamic Identity of Pakistan

A seminar titled “Challenges to Islamic Identity of Pakistan” was organized in Islamabad on the afternoon of 16th July by MUSLIM Institute, an Islamabad based think tank.

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2012