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15-16 November 2012 - Sarajevo: "Business in between Cultures - the Development of Islamic Finance"

The rise of Islamic finance in modern financial markets offers an alternative vision for economic affairs, premised on the ethics and value system of classical Islamic law. And the current financial crisis has increased attention towards it in all Western countries

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12-13 November 2012 - Istanbul: "Mutual Insurance and Takaful in a Changing World"

The first World Bank venture into the Takaful world recognized as a milestone for the development of the industry around the globe. Presentation of a book sponsored by the Bank and authored by key industry players with the chapter on microtakaful by A. Brugnoni

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13 October 2012 - Turin: "Religioni ed economia: un apporto nuovamente attuale?"

Nel passato premoderno, i soggetti religiosi svolgevano un ruolo di primo piano nell’organizzazione della vita economica e nel suo orientamento umanistico e spirituale. E' possibile che tornino a svolgerlo? Quali le spinte e quali le resistenze?

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18-20 September 2012 - Kuala Lumpur: "The Third Global Islamic Finance Forum (GIFF) 2012"

Hosted by Bank Negara Malaysia this event that gathers every second year was themed "Internationalisation of Islamic Finance: Bridging Economies" in recognition of the tremendous international prospect surrounding the thriving Islamic Finance industry

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10 September 2012 - London: "4th Annual IIBI-ISRA International Thematic Workshop"

Held at a time when the banking industry in the West is beset with allegations of moral failures in banking standards and practices driven by unbridled greed for profits at any cost this workshop focused on how Islamic finance and banking has benefited from a layer of guiding moral principles

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10-12 July 2012 - London: "International Takaful Summit 2012"

'ITS 2012 Takaful and Re-Takaful - Planning to Overcome the Emerging Challenges to Growth' seek to identify the potential issues that will affect the Takaful and Re-Takaful  industry and develop the solutions that will drive the industry forward. Chaired by Alberto Brugnoni

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6-10 June 2012 - Moscow: "Moscow Halal Expo 2012"

This Forum supported by Russian Chamber of Commerce and Industry, the Ministry of Agriculture of the Russian Federation, the Government of Moscow, Islamic Chamber of Commerce and Industry, the Islamic Center for Development of Trade, and the Islamic Training and Research Institute is a key annual event in the Russian Federation

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17-18 May 2012 - Kazan: "KAZANSUMMIT 2012: Economic Cooperation of Russia and OIC countries"

The Kazan Summit is the premier international economic summit of the Russian Federation and member countries of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC). Alberto Brugnoni moderated the Round Table on "The Role of Zakat, Wakf and Islamic Finance in Effective Charity work"

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26-28 April 2012 - Kuala Lumpur: "World Congress of Muslim Philanthropists"

High-level government and business leaders, leading philanthropists, donors, social investors and experts from across the world gathered at the Global Donors Forum, the 5th annual meeting of the World Congress of Muslim Philanthropists. Alberto Brugnoni convened the initiative named "Silver Lining Connecting Awqaf, Zakat, Islamic Finance"

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18 April 2012 - "Middle East Islamic Finance & Investment Conference (MEIFIC 2012)"

The event convened under the theme "Room to Grow: New Directions in the Next Growth Phase for Islamic Banking in the Middle East" aimed to chart the future of the regional Islamic banking, finance and investments Industry

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16-17 April 2012 - Dubai: "The World Takaful Conference 2012"

The theme of the 7th annual edition “Improving Competitive Performance: Shifting to Sound Underwriting Profitabilty” highlighted that competing for commercial business requires further capacity, underwriting expertise and better broker relationships

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11-12 April 2012 - Erbil: "Iraq Microfinance Policy Forum"

This one-off event aimed to promote synergies between the Government’s poverty alleviation policies and the existing microfinance industry and help enhance access to financial services in Iraq to a population who currently have little or no access to microfinance

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19 March 2012 - Milan: "Finanza Islamica: Opportunità per uno sviluppo inclusivo"

This one-day event was jointly organized by Islamic Relief-Italia and ASSAIF and saw the attendance of key players of both Islamic finance and ethical finance. It was meant to introduce Islamic finance as a key component of the Italian third-sector.

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21-22 February 2012 - London: "11th Annual Islamic Finance Summit"

This traditional annual event gathered more than 100 Islamic investment and retail bankers, corporate borrowers, takaful and retakaful providers, asset managers and institutional investors, and representatives from the legal profession. Some of the world’s most respected Shariah scholars discussed the latest Fatwas issued

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6 February 2012 - Paris: "COFFIS Annual Seminar - 3rd edition"

Le séminaire s’est tenu sous le thème «Les expériences réussies de la Finance Islamique dans le monde: quelles perspectives pour un vrai démarrage en France?». Y ont participé un large nombre d’intervenants dont des professeurs, des savants, des experts dans le secteur financier en général, et le secteur de la finance islamique en particulier.

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30 January-2 February 2012 - Istanbul: "Islamic Microfinance"

The Forum met to identify scalable business models and explore the possible frameworks, attract commercial funding and diversify product development. It was preceded by a workshop

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