Dr. Khalid Masud to give keynote address
Dr. Muhammad Khalid Masud, former Director General of Islamic Research Institute, and former Chairman of the Council of Islamic Ideology, Pakistan, will deliver a key note address on the first day of the Istanbul Network Conference.
Muhammad Khalid Masud is currently the HonAd-hoc Member Shariat Appellate Bench of the Supreme Court Pakistan. He has published extensively on Islamic law, contemporary issues, and on trends in the Muslim societies and previously served as Professor, Islamic Law, Leiden University, the Netherlands and Academic Director of ISIM, Leiden. His publications include Shatibi’s Philosophy of Islamic Law (1995) and Shari’a Today: Essays on Contemporary Issues and Debates in Muslim Societies (2013).