Held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Hamdan Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and President of Hamdan Bin Mohammed Smart University (HBMSU)

  Call for Papers

In line with this year’s theme, ‘Innovate, Disrupt, and Transform’, the Conference Organizing Committee is seeking contributions from individuals as well as institutions focusing on theories, paradigms, policies, practices and tools to foster innovation in a cross-section of fields. Submissions must be made through the Online Submission System. All full papers reviewed and accepted by members of the Technical Committee will be published in the Conference proceedings following the conference. The Conference Organizing Committee invites abstracts, full papers, case studies and poster presentations for the following focus areas:

Focus Areas

Impact of Fintech on Islamic Banking and Finance

  • Fintech and Innovative Shariah-compliant Products
  • The Role of Fintech in Expanding Islamic Finance Clientele
  • Fintech & Dubai as the Capital of Islamic Economy
  • Fintech Initiatives (Case Studies)
  • Fintech: Threats and Opportunities

Takaful (Islamic Insurance) of the Future

  • Disruptive Innovations in Takaful
  • The Impact of Takaful on Economic Development

Islamic Banking & Financial Instruments

  • Digital Transformation & Acceleration
  • New Opportunities for Islamic Financial Products
  • Human Resources Development for Smart Islamic Banking

Islamic Accounting & Corporate Governance

  • Convergence between Islamic Accounting & IFRS
  • Financial Reporting in Islamic Financial Institutions
  • CSR in Islamic Financial Institutions
  • Pragmatics of Shariah and Civil Law
  • Arbitration-related Laws
  • Business Litigation in Shariah
  • Islamic Business Ethics
  • Hisba as an Islamic Auditing System

Islamic Capital Markets & Waqf

  • New Trends in the Sukuk Industry
  • Waqf

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