We begin in the name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful and send peace and blessings on his final and most beloved messenger Muhammad (saw).
The 2 day summit will bring together senior Imams from Europe and the UK to discuss and explore the communicational challenges and opportunities facing religious leadership in today’s rapidly digitalising world. The Summit will take place under the guidance of Shaykh Abdallah bin Bayyah and Shaykh Hamza Yusuf.
The Summit will drive forward a manifesto that will enhance our understanding of the challenges facing Religious Leadership and introduce innovative solutions and opportunities to tackle these issues.
It will also bring together a leading Imams and Scholars from around the UK with a specific aim at outlining, assessing and equiping religious leadership in the fight against radicalisation and extremism that is affecting young European Muslims, with a particular understanding of ISIL’s propaganda. TOnly through this joint effort can we hope to succeed in the fight against Violent Religious Extremism.