Center for Islamic Studies National Conference (CIS 2012)

Venue: Crowne Plaza Executive Center

Location: Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States

Event Date/Time: Feb 16, 2012 End Date/Time: Feb 18, 2012
Early Registration Date: Jan 27, 2012
Abstract Submission Date: Nov 05, 2011
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The Center for Islamic Studies (CIS) will host its national conference in Baton Rouge, Louisiana February 16-18, 2012. This conference is expected to host 500 persons from across the United States and many foreign countries. The conference will have no fewer than 250 research sessions, panel discussions, roundtables and other appropriate formats for sharing of information. A number of special events will also be scheduled for attendees.

Persons interested in presenting a paper, roundtable, etc. should submit an abstract, not to exceed two (2) pages, which relate to any aspect of Islam. Subjects may include, but are not limited to: history, Muslim religion, beliefs and practices, role of women, education, Islam in popular culture, world affairs, etc. Please indicate the time required for presentation of your paper (25 OR 45 minutes).

Interested scholars should submit his/her abstract with presenter’s name, institution/organization, address phone, and email no later than Saturday, November 5, 2011. Please forward abstracts to Dr. Lemuel Berry, Jr., Executive Director, NAAAS and Affiliates, PO Box 6670, Scarborough, ME 04070-6670 or by fax to 207/839-3776 or via email to


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