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The Second Annual Conferene of Islamic Economics & Islamic Finance

Organizer: ECO-ENA: Economics & ECO-Engineering Associate, Inc., Canada

Venue: Armoury Suite - 2nd floor, Chestnut Conference Center, Toronto University, Toronto, Canada

89 Chestnut St., M5G 1R1 Toronto, Canada

Time8:30 am to 6:00 pm


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8:30am – 9:00am                   Reception: Coffee & Refreshments


9:00am – Noon          1st Session


            9:00 – 9:30      Presenter: Dr. Yassir M. Samra

Title: "Is there Really a Threat of Shariah in the Financial Industry: A Comparison Between Conventional and Islamic Investment Vehicles"


            9:30 – 10:00    Presenter: Professor Benjamin Geva

Title: "The monetary legal theory under the Talmud” - Jewish Economics


            10:00 – 10:30  Presenter: Dr. Mahroof Athambawa

                                    Title: "Fatwa and Its Shariah Methodology in Islamic Finance"


            10:30 – 11:00  Keynote Speaker: Professor Rodney Wilson – via Skype

Title: "Islamic Banking Achievements and Prospects"


           11:00 – 11:30  Presenter: Professor Ahmed Mamdouh – via Skype

Title: "Applying Risk Based Supervision on Insurance Companies” - An Islamic Country Case Study


            11:30 – Noon Presenter: Dr. Amal Smaili

Title: "The experience in Islamic banking in a conventional system" - A country case study  


Noon – 1:00pm          Mediterranean vegetable break - All attendees invited


1:00pm – 4:00pm       2nd Session


           1:00 – 1:30      Presenters: Ms. Nova Wulandari & Ms. Achsania Hendratmi (via Skype)

Title: "Implementation of Islamic Business Ethics on Online Commerce Activity - Business Case Study"


            1:30 – 2:00      Presenter: Professor Akbar Manoussi

                                    Title: "Financial Institutions and Islamic Orientation"


            2:00 – 2:30      Presenter: Ms. Sheila Nu Nu Htay

Title: "Potential Push-Pull Factors to Introduce Takaful (Islamic Insurance) as a New Product” - A country case study


           2:30 – 3:00      Presenter: Dr. Yeni Salma Barlinti

Title: "Absolute Competence of Courts on Islamic Banking Dispute Resolution” - An Islamic country case study


            3:00 – 3:30      Presenter: Professor Hussein A. Hassan Al-Tamimi

                                    Title: "Financial Risk and Islamic Banks" - A Country Case Study


            3:30 – 4:00      Presenter: Mr. Mohd Bahroddin Bin Badri

Title: "Charging Fee for Guarantee in the Islamic Credit Guarantee

Scheme by Credit Guarantee Corporation Malaysia Berhad: An Analysis from a Shari’ah Perspective"


4:00pm – 5:00pm       3rd Session


            4:00 – 4:30      Presenter: Dr. Mohamed Fairooz Abdul Khir

                                    Title: “SARE-Based Islamic Microcredit Facility”


            4:30 – 5:00      Presenter: Dr. Ghada Mohamed

Title: “Modeling Islamic Finance within a Classical Economic Framework”


5:00pm – 6:00pm       Gathering for Discussion & Dessert