Public Talk - "Semantics and Essence of Interest and Riba': Are they the same or different?" by Dr. Ugi Suharto
Venue: IAIS Malaysia, Jalan Elmu, Off Jalan Universiti, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
About the Speaker
Prof. Dr. Ugi Suharto was a former Associate Professor at University College of Bahrain. Previously he worked at Ahlia University, Bahrain, Markfield Institute of Higher Education, UK, University College of Bahrain, and International Institute of Islamic Thought and Civilization (ISTAC), Malaysia. Besides that, he was also a visiting lecturer at the International Center for Education in Islamic Finance (INCEIF), Malaysia, IIUM Institute of Islamic Banking and Finance (IIiBF), Malaysia, Airlangga University, Surabaya, as well as a member of the Academicians Panel in the Islamic Banking and Finance Institute (IBFI), Trisakti University, Jakarta, Indonesia. Prof. Ugi obtained his doctoral degree in Islamic Civilization majoring in Islamic Economics from ISTAC, Malaysia, both Master's and Bachelor degree in Economics from International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM).
2:30pm Arrival of Guests & Registration
3:00pm Welcoming Remarks
3:05pm Lecture by Prof Ugi
4:05pm Interactive Session
4:30pm Refreshments & End of Programme