Category: Events

Keynote Conference: “I Could Be Wrong: Reconciling Knowledge and Faith in Democratic Education” by Prof. Jeffrey Ayala Milligan

We are very happy to announce the keynote address of Professor Jeffrey Ayala Milligan (Florida State University, USA) entitled “I Could Be Wrong: Reconciling Knowledge and Faith in Democratic Education” at the 1st UP-IIS International Conference on the role of the State, education, community outreach, responsible media, and…

Islam in SEA workshop: “The Islamic Intellectual History and the Contestation of Muslim Identity in Nusantara” by Kamaruzzaman Bustamam-Ahmad

We are very happy to announce that one of the participants of the exploratory workshop on Islam in Southeast Asia is Dr Kamaruzzaman Bustamam-Ahmad. The workshop will be held on September 21, 2018 (Friday) at the National Institute for Science and Mathematics Education Development (NISMED)…

Islam in SEA workshop: “Three Faces of the Rohingya Crisis: Religious Nationalism, Asian Islamophobia and Delegitimizing Citizenship” by Dr Imtiyaz Yusuf

We are very happy to announce that one of the participants of the exploratory workshop on Islam in Southeast Asia is Dr Imtiyaz Yusuf. The workshop will be held on September 21, 2018 (Friday) at the National Institute for Science and Mathematics Education Development (NISMED) of…

Islam in SEA workshop: “Revisiting Brunei’s Early Islamic History: China and the Formation of an Early Fourteenth-Century Bruneian Sultanate” by Dr Alexander Wain

We are very happy to announce that one of the participants of the exploratory workshop on Islam in Southeast Asia is Dr Alexander Wain. The workshop will be held on September 21, 2018 (Friday) at the National Institute for Science and Mathematics Education Development (NISMED)…

Ramadan 2018: UP IIS holds Iftar Program

Ramadan 2018 started last May 17, 2018. It is considered most sacred month of the year. Ramadan is full of sacrifices but most loved by the Muslims. During Ramadan, Muslims experience two occasions of joy – first, during the time of Iftar  (breaking of…