NEW YORK, NY (November 9, 2013) – The Islamic Circle of North America (ICNA) is pleased to announce upcoming ICNA conventions across the nation. ICNA invites the community to these well organized and beneficial conventions.
With renowned scholars, excellent programs and many other activities, these conventions promise to provide a wonderful experience for the entire family. Click here to see these events on Facebook.
The annual ICNA-MAS Regional Convention is back for the 7th year at the JW Marriott Hotel, 5150 Westheimer Road during the Thanksgiving Weekend from Friday November 29th to Sunday December 1st this year.
The 3-day Convention, themed “Blueprint for a Lasting Legacy” is a wonderful event for the whole family. Three days of amazing fun featuring the top American Muslim scholars, interactive presentations, parallel sessions, workshops and a bazaar.
Speakers include Nouman Ali Khan, Omar Suleiman, Mohammed Faqih, Abdul Nasir Jangda, Saad Tasleem, Fahad Tasleem, Kaiser Aslam, Khalid Griggs, Wazir Ali, Eiad Soudan, Naeem Baig, Gyasi McKinzie, Zuhair Sha’ath, Ovamir Anjum, Abdool Rahman Khan, Javed Siddiqi, Mohammad Younus, Main Al-Qudah, Hamed Ghazali, Imam Zafeer, and Dr. Mohsin Ansari
Entertainment session is by Ammar Al-Shukry (Poet), Ryan Harris (Texans Offensive Tackle) and many more.
Register today at www.icnatexas.org
Rochester, New York
ICNA Upstate NY presents the first ICNA Conference in upstate New York: “Islam: The pursuit of happiness”. The daylong conference will be held at the Rochester Convention Center on Saturday November 30th, from 10am to 8pm.
Speakers include Imam Siraj Wahhaj, Dr. Jamal Badawi, Br. Naeem Baig, Sh. Hafiz Inayatullah, Br.Qasim Mazhar, Imam Yahye Omar, Imam Ismail Ayyash, Imam Ismat Akcin, Prof. Faizan Haq and more. 5 main sessions and 9 parallel sessions are planned. Some of the topics include:
Happiness thru the Belief in Hereafter
Social Services – Cultivating Compassion and Happiness
WhyIslam – Existence of God
Guilty of Being Muslim
The Valley of Despair
Slaves of the Most Merciful
Also a bazaar area and halal food vendors. An event for the entire family. Get 25% discount. Register now at www.icnaconvention.org/ny
ICNA Atlanta presents the 19th ICNA-MAS Annual Southeast Convention with the theme- ISLAM: the pursuit of happiness on Dec. 27-29, 2013. Venue is the Renaissance Atlanta Waverly at Galleria.
Speakers include Imam Siraj Wahhaj, Wisam Sharieff, Omar Suleiman, Altaf Husain, Naeem Baig, Khalid Griggs, Muhammad Yunus, Monzar Taleb, Qasim Mazhar, Zahid Bukhari, Malika Rushdan, Habeeb Quadri, Faizan Mumtaz, Nasir Aziz, Mahmood Abdul-Rauf (former NBA Star) and many more.
Highlights include Lectures, Workshops, Bazaar, Halal Food Vendors, Parallel Youth Conference, Exclusive Sessions for Sisters and Kids and much more!
For registration and more info visit www.icnaga.org, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 770-300-0067
Save the Date – Memorial Day 2014 – May 24-26, 2014
The 39th ICNA-MAS Convention is closer than you think. We are only less than 24 weeks away for the most exciting event in the history of ICNA. So, save the date and plan ahead for next year’s annual convention.
The ICNA-MAS convention team has been listening to your feedback and suggestions. Many of you wrote back to us about “how much you love this event” and “… my family anxiously awaits this event every year”. We have also received your valuable suggestions and feedback for the need for more space, a bigger convention center and more convenient hotel locations.
Today, we are excited to share with you our new location for 2014. Alhamdullilah, the convention team has been hard at work finalizing arrangements for our new location in 2014. Countless hours have been spent by the members of this team on visiting different locations on the East coast in search of a location that can provide the space, convenience and location that meets the needs of our attendees. We are grateful to Allah (swt) for helping us finalize our search. The convention team has completed arrangements for next year’s convention for the Baltimore Convention Center in Baltimore, MD.
Our convention team is hard at work for putting together a great program and a memorable event InshAllah. We ask for your help, support and Duaa for making this the most successful event in the history of ICNA. Take the first step today by marking your calendars. Plan ahead and bring your families and friends for an inspirational and exciting weekend InshAllah. We will be posting information on hotels, registration, speakers and program over the next several months. So, keep checking back and Save the Date!
To register and for more details visit www.icnaconvention.org
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