KAZAN FEDERAL UNIVERSITY
INSTITUTE OF INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS, HISTORY AND ORIENTAL STUDIES
Within the Framework of
The Fourth Kazan International Scientific Forum
“ISLAM IN A MULTICULTURAL WORLD”
Invites Applications for the International Conference:
Islam in Europe: Adaptation and Integration of Muslim Communities
The Conference is scheduled to take place in Kazan (The Republic of Tatarstan of the Russian Federation) on 29 -31 October, 2014
Applications for individual presentations and pre-organized panels are invited on the following topics:
1) History of the Muslim communities in Europe
2) Globalization and mass migration of Muslims to European countries
3) Converts to Islam in Europe and Russia
4) Civilizational Frontier
Sharia System of Governance: Historical Experiences and Contemporary Discourses.(Organized by Alexander Knysh)
Conference Languages: Russian and English.
Russian and foreign scholars are invited to submit applications for individual presentations and pre-organized panels. Lecturers, graduate students, employees of public and governmental organizations, businessmen, and representatives of various professional communities are welcome to apply and participate in the conference.
Please prepare your applications in accordance with the form provided below.
Deadlines: Applications are accepted until September 1, 2014. Confirmation of acceptance will be sent on September 15, 2014.
The deadline for submitting papers to panel chairs and discussants is October 15, 2014.
Further information about the conference is available upon request.
Traveling and accommodation are to be covered by the participants unless special arrangements are made with the Organizing Committee.
The Organizing Committee will review the submissions and notify the finalists by September 15, 2014.
Contact information of the coordinators of the Organizing Committee :
420111, Kazan,. Pushkin street 1/55
Institute of International Relations, History and Oriental Studies at KFU.
+7 843 293-94-57, 292-85-27
Fax: +7 843 292-20-90
Application for Participation in the Conference
Surname, First Name
Academic Status (Degree / Title)
Place of Work / Study
Name of the Section (please select from the conference announcement )
Title of the paper
A brief summary of the paper (150-200 words)
Contact Email (will be published on the conference website)
Postal Address (including the postal zip code for Conference materials delivery)
Contact Phone Number
Do you need a projector?
Do you need a formal invitation?
Do you need a hotel reservation ?
Specify the exact period of stay in Kazan (for non-resident)
Do you want to present your work at the book exhibit?
If "yes", please indicate the full title(s) of the book(s)
If you are not a citizen of the Russian Federation, attach to your letter a scanned copy of your passport (required by the Department of Foreign Affairs at KFU)