Global Forum on Islamic Finance 2018

The Center of Islamic Finance, established by COMSATS Institute of Information Technology (CIIT), Lahore is organizing the 6th Global Forum on Islamic Finance (GFIF) on March 13 & 14, 2018 at Pearl Continental Hotel, Lahore, Pakistan. The theme for GFIF 2018 is “Islamic Finance – Building Sustainable Future”. It provides a premier interdisciplinary platform for researchers, practitioners and academician to present and discuss the most recent innovations and trends as well as practical challenges encountered and solutions adopted in the field of Islamic Banking and Finance.

The recent global financial crisis and the hardships it imposed on many people have raised many questions about the stability and sustainability of the conventional financial system. There are calls for alternative systems that could serve the long-term interests of average citizens around the world while adding value to the real economy. Many observers believe that the Islamic financial system can provide such an alternative, making significant contributions to the sustainable development of global financial markets. Islamic financial sector has the potential to contribute to the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals. For more information, visit