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Muslims of the World Convention

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This is the first ever Muslims of the World convention where we tackle hot topics from some of the most well known Muslims scholars and speakers in the country. We dive into discussions about Racism, Prophet Muhammad pbuh, LGBTQ, Women in Islam and other topics from a Muslim perspective by qualified scholars. Some talks will be geared towards parents and some will be geared towards the youth so bring family! Hot topics, activities during the day, matrimonial event, shopping at the bazaar, and each night will end with a main event. The main events have been carefully crafted with an Islamic lecture by a keynote speaker, humor and entertainment! Don't miss out!

For topics, speakers and timing, view the itinerary below. We hand picked our speakers to make this event diverse and engaging. Help us make history by putting on the first ever Muslims of the World Convention on October 12th and 13th. Muslims of the World Inc. is a registered 501c3 with the goal of breaking barriers, bringing people of diverse backgrounds together and showing the beauty of Islam.



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Imam Siraj Wahhaj

World renowned African American Imam from Brooklyn New York. His popularity came from his charming talks where he moves and shakes the crowd to the core. He was the former vice president of Islamic Society of North America, commonly referred to as ISNA. He is a crowd favorite at ISNA and ICNA conventions and Muslims of the World is excited to have him as our keynote speaker for the main event.


Marc Lamont Hill

Marc Lamont Hill is an American academic, author, activist, and television personality. He is a Professor of Media Studies and Urban Education at Temple University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Hill was a former reporter at CNN and Fox News. Hill was fired from his position as a commentator for CNN after remarks before the U.N. on the Arab–Israeli conflict that were perceived as antisemitic when in reality they were standing up for justice. He supported the Muslims and for that reason we choose him as our keynote speaker for the main event on Sunday. We are honored and excited to have him as a guest.




Imam Ahmed Alamine

Born and raised in Saudi Arabia to a father who is an Imam and Professor of Islamic Studies in the Islamic University of Niger. He earned his Bachelor's in Sharia and Islamic studies from the Islamic University of Niger, Masters in Islamic Economics, Finance and Banking from Yarmouk University of Jordan, and MBA from Franklin University in Columbus Ohio. He is the first and only Muslim Police Chaplain with Indianapolis Police Department, and he is also a Chaplain with Marion County Sheriff’s Office. He is a Board member of the Center for Interfaith Cooperation. Imam Ahmed has local, national, and international interfaith efforts. As a result of his interfaith work, he was a signatory on the historical Washington Declaration to support religious minorities around the world.


Naheela Morales

A Revert, Immigrant, Mexican-American, Da’iya, Humanitarian, Activist, Public Speaker, Single Mother of one, dedicated to serve Allah and His creation. Morales is a globe trotting Da’iya, speaking in such countries as Sweden, Columbia, Brazil, and especially her native Mexico. She is also the co-founder of Embrace, an ICNA national project created for reverts by reverts, that helps provide converts with a sense of community, belonging, identity, and spiritual growth. She is always a popular speaker at ICNA and Muslims of the World is beyond excited to have her in the speaking line up!


Amer Zahr

Amer Zahr is a Palestinian-American comedian, writer, filmmaker, political activist, and adjunct professor at the University of Detroit Mercy School of Law. He was born in Jordan to refugee parents of Palestinian heritage originally from Nazareth and then moved to the United States when he was three years old. His humor centered around the Muslim community will have you laughing till your stoamch hurts. One of the most popular Muslim comedians in the US, we are happy to have him as part of the main event for our first ever Muslims of the World Convention.


Dr. Craig Condsidine

A Sociologist at Rice University, author of four book on Christian and Muslim relations, an internatioally recognized spaker and award winning teaecher. His next book, Islam in America: Exploring the Issues (ABC-CLIO, July 2019), is a reference work that provides an objective synthesis of information regarding the historical and contemporary placement of Islamic concepts and traditions in the United States. His previous book, Muslims in America: Examining the Facts (ABC-CLIO, 2018), explores the veracity of controversial claims and beliefs surrounding U.S. Muslims and critically examines some of the leading social and political narratives coming out of the Islamophobia industry. He has gained much populairty in the Muslim community for his social media posts that have amassesd hundreds of thousands of likes and comments showing the beauty of Prophet Muhammad pbuh (instagram: drcraigconsidine) . He has become a voice for the Muslims and for that we are honored to have him as a main speaker for our Muslims of the World convention.




Sajjad Shah

Sajjad Shah is the founder of Muslims of the World. He started this organization four years ago when he saw the rise in Islamophobia. His goal with this organization was to show the beauty of Islam and Muslims through storytelling and talks. Muslims of the World is now one of the most well known Muslim non profits in the world and has raised millions of dollars for charities across the globe. Sajjad is the founder of Shah and Co. LLC which grows start up companies. He serves on the Board of Al Huda Foundation and is a consultant to several Muslim charities. He is the head of marketing for Minder, one of the most downloaded Muslims apps in the world and spends most of his time traveling and exploring the world. He is passionate about elevating the Muslim community. His Muslims of the World book launches became popular all across the country as he uses humor, facts and statistics to show the dangers of Islamophobia and a solution on how to prevent it. At this Muslims of the World convention he will be presenting with his co-author and you won't want to miss this presentation.



Sohail Qureshi

SQ is an Islamic motivational speaker who’s mission is to help people revive their emaan. SQ’s unconventional style of speaking & focus on taboo topics which are impacting Muslims daily has allowed him to help & influence thousands of Muslims daily. SQ focuses on helping people establish a stronger & deeper connection with their Creator all while showing his audience how Islam can be integrated in their everyday life; by using his social media platform “WAYOFLIFESQ”.



Fatimah Aulaqi

Fatimah is a yemenia American born and raised in CT. She graduated with a B.A. in psychology from Post University. Fatimah has empowered thousands of women across the globe through her work, strength, and lectures. Fatimah attended NASM (national academy and sports medicine) where she received her certifications in becoming a personal trainer and it known on social media at Fit-Tima and encourages Muslim women to be active and fit. Fatimah specializes with 5 different certifications in training. Fatimah helps train those who are struggling with mental and physical health. She is a speaker for Islamic Relief, MLFA, Pure Hands and several other charities. Her humor and charm penetrates the crowd and we are excited to have her as part of the first Muslims of the World Convention.


Iman Mahoui

Wells Scholar that recently graduated from Indiana University and now on the path of becoming a doctor. She is the co-author of Muslims of the World book which gained much popularity over the past year worldwide. She will be giving the Muslims of the World book presentation at the convention which dives into the depths of being a young Muslim growing up in America and the struggles that come with it. The book presentation will be followed by a book signing with her.



Dr. Khizer Khaderi

World renowned Ophthalmologist with sub-specialization in Neuro-Ophthalmology and Orbital surgery. Domain expertise in visual psychophysics, wearables, VR/AR/MxR, applied neuroscience, human factors, human-machine interaction and AI. Adjunct Associate Professor at Stanford University and Head of the Stanford Performance Vision Center. Advisor to multiple companies including Magic Leap and member of global think tanks including the Global Glaucoma Academy. Khizer will be speaking on our entrepreneurship panel during the convention giving tips on how to build a business and think outside the box. We are honored to have him at our first convention.


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