THE 7TH ISLAMIC ECONOMIC SYSTEM CONFERENCE (iECONS) 2017
The main theme for iECONS 2017 is Extending the Frontier of Islamic Economics: Cultivating a Dynamic Social Finance Culture for Global Economic Sustainability
The conference on Islamic Economic System (iECONS) 2017 provides a platform for open dialogues and discussions among academicians, postgraduate students and practitioners to address current and pertinent issues, prospects, challenges and opportunities in the Islamic economic system. The conference will bring together researchers who are actively pushing the boundaries of knowledge in various domains of interest from around the world. The subject matter of Islamic Economic System is broad and can be approached from various angles such as Islamic Banking and Finance, Takaful, Islamic Capital Market, Zakat and Awqaf Institutions, Islamic Social Enterprises, and Islamic Cooperatives.
With its brand name as an emerging, preferred Islamic higher education provider in Malaysia, Universiti Sains Islam Malaysia (USIM) has shown a remarkable growth for the past 10 years and Faculty of Economics and Muamalat (FEM) being its Islamic banking and finance arm has contributed undivided supports to the growth. Thus, FEM, USIM and College of Banking and Financial Studies (CBFS) are jointly organizing iECONS 2017. The event is dated on 12 & 13 December 2017 and will take place at Sundus Rotana Hotel, Muscat, Oman. This conference will bring together regulators, professionals, industrial experts and scholars engaged in both practical and academic research to discuss and having open dialogues on Islamic economics development related issues.