The Islamic Society of North America (ISNA) Convention is the largest gathering of Muslim Americans with nearly 50,000 people attending annually. It is a meeting place of people and ideas, where Western Muslims discuss their role in society, politics, public media, activism, and education.
The 4-day convention features numerous world renowned scholars and speakers including: Dr. Tariq Ramadan, Shaykh Hamza Yusuf, Rep. Keith Ellison, Grand Mufti of Egypt, Sheikh Ali Gomaa, Dr. Ingrid Mattson, Imam Zaid Shakir, Dr. Sherman Jackson, Maher Hathout, and Shaykh Suhaib Webb – just to name a few. The event also includes a bazaar and entertainment.
Come visit CAIR at booth 306-308. You can also listen to representatives from CAIR-Chicago at the following panel discussion:
First CAIR-Chicago Lecture
WHAT: Seeking Justice through the Courts: A Multifaceted Approach to Enforcing Civil Rights
WHEN: Sunday, July 4th, 11:30 – 1:00 PM
WHO: Speakers: Kevin Vodak, Nusrat Choudhury, Sahar Aziz – Moderator: Christina Abraham
Second CAIR-Chicago Lecture
WHAT: The Struggle to Realize America’s Promise
WHEN:Sunday, July 4th, 3:30 – 5:00 PM
WHO: Speakers: Umar F. Abd-Allah, A. H. Jackson, Zaid Shakir, Ahmed Rehab – Moderator: Safaa Zarzour