Fintech in Islamic Finance: Setting the Islamic Law and Legal Parameters


  • Tarihler: 04 – 04 Şub, 2019

International Research and Implementation Center of Islamic Economics and Finance (ISEFAM) organizing its second talk series on “Fintech in Islamic Finance: Setting the Islamic Law and Legal Parameters ” by Associate Prof. Umar A. Oseni.

Associate Prof. Umar A. Oseni is the Acting Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director (Legal & Compliance) of the International Islamic Liquidity Management Corporation (IILM), a supranational financial institution headquartered in Kuala Lumpur. Prior to this, he was an Associate Professor of Law and Regulation of Islamic Finance at the International Islamic University Malaysia.  Umar was also a visiting fellow at the Islamic Legal Studies Program of the Harvard Law School, Harvard University from 2011 - 2012. Apart from being a Harvard-certified negotiator and dispute resolution expert, Umar has consulted for numerous bodies in the areas of law and regulation of Islamic finance, Islamic finance research and publication, and alternative dispute resolution in Islamic law. He has also published numerous articles in refereed journals and books in conflict management and avoidance; alternative dispute resolution; arbitration, comparative law; Islamic finance and international commercial arbitration. He is a member of the following professional organizations: Mediators Beyond Borders; Young International Arbitration Group (YIAG), London Court of International Arbitration; Nigerian Bar Association; Association of Professional Negotiators and Mediators; and Mediation & Conflict Management Group. He is also an Associate Member of the International Centre for Dispute Resolution (ICDR).

Date: 4 February 2019
Time: 15:00 – 17:00
Venue: TD-111 Halkali Campus – Istanbul
Language: English

Open to everyone.

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