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Conference Program
 
 
  • DAY 1
  • DAY 2
  • DAY 3
Monday, November 25, 2019
TIME PROGRAM
10:00 - 11:00 Welcoming speech of Albukhary Foundation + Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia
By: Mr.Syed Mohamad Albukhary,
Director of the Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia
  Welcoming Address of the 2nd International Conference on Mosque Architecture
By: Prof. Mashary Al Naim,
Secretary General of Abdullatif Al Fozan Award for Mosque Architecture
  Speech of the International Islamic University of Malaysia (IIUM)
By: Datuk Dr Mohd Daud Bakar,
President if the International Islamic University of Malaysia
  Speech of Research Centre for Islamic History, Art and Culture
By: Dr. Halit Eren,
Director General of IRCICA
  Speech of the Muslim World League
By: Dr. Abdulrahman Alzaid,
Assistant Secretary to the Muslim World League
 
11:00 - 11:30 Official Speech of
HRH SULTAN BIN SALMAN BIN ABDULAZIZ,
Chairman of Board of Trustees of Abdullatif Alfozan Award for Mosque Architecture
 
11:30 - 12:00 Honoring of Malaysian Architect
Dato. Dr. Hj. BAHARUDDIN ABU KASSIM,
Architect of The National Mosque of Malaysia


Honoring Al Fozan Social Foundation
Honoring Sera Foundation
Honoring the Muslim World League for official guests
 
12:00 - 12:30 Opening of Mosque Architecture Exhibition (Maqamat)
 
12:30 - 13:00
Official VIP Reception and Refreshments

Lunch Break
 
13:00 - 14:00 Observations on Mosque Architecture
My Experience in Contemporary Mosque Design

By: Architect Rasem Badran (Jordan)

Inspiration, Imagination, Intepretation, Mosque Architecture in Malaysia
By: Arch. Azim Abdul Aziz (Malaysia)
 
14:00 - 15:00
Hall (A)
Hall (B)
  COMMUNITY MOSQUES AT URBAN
CENTERS

Chairperson: Arch. Hammad Hussain

Al Turath Charity Foundation eorts in maintain historical mosques at Saudi Arabia
Keynote Speech: Dr. Osama Gohary,
Secretary General of Al Turath Charity Foundation, Saudi Arabia

Mustapha Gharib Abdu
Contemporary mosque as a structural Approach to Urban transformation in the traditional city

Samia Iqbal
Challenges Facing Mosque Architecture in the UK; British Muslims and the 21st Century Mosque
 
 
15:00 - 17:00
Hall (A)
Hall (B)
  MOSQUE ARCHITECTURE SPACE AND BOUNDARIES
Chairperson: Asst. Prof. Dr. Sufian Hamat
MOSQUE ARCHITECTURE SPACE AND BOUNDARIES
Chairperson: Asst. Prof. Ar. Dr. Srazali Aripin
  Muhammad Fakhar bin Muhammad Nur and Nur Rasyila binti Rosely
Mosque as a multifunctional institution: an evaluation of users' perception on two community mosques in Malaysia
Jamilia Mohd Marsin, Syed Ahmad Iskandar Syed Ariffin, Raja Nafida Raja Shahminan
Children’s ideal of Children Friendly Mosque
  Siti Hanisah Abdullah, Asiah Abdul Rahim
The Cleanliness and Purity of Ablution and Toilet Area in Masjid: An Analysis of users' Understanding and Behavior
Aniza Abu Bakar, Zur Atiqa Zulkifely, Noor Hanita Abd Majid, Mohd Burhan Ibrahim
How Children Use Spaces in the Masjid?
  Maryam Ilhami Amran, Asiah Abdul Rahim
Spatial Planning for non-Muslim Access in a Masjid
Aniza Abu Bakar, Zur Atiqa Zulkifely, Noor Hanita Abd Majid, Mohd Burhan Ibrahim
Physical Dimension of Masjid - Towards Children Friendly Masjid
  Nur Farah Atikah Mohd Razif, Raja Nafida Raja Shahminan, Norliza Mohd Isa
Women Congregation Circulation in Mosque Design
Mayman Almayman
An Exploration of Praying Spaces in Shopping Malls: Three Case Studies from Riyadh, Saudi Arabia | Children’s ideal of Children Friendly Mosque
  Ahmed Toman
 
Tuesday, November 26, 2019
TIME PROGRAM
09:00 - 11:00 Workshop on Short listed Mosques
of 3rd Cycle of Abdullatif Al Fozan Award for Mosque Architecture
By: Dr. Mashary Al Naim - Dr. Taleb Al Rifai
 
11:00 - 11:30
Coffee Break
 
11:30 - 13:30
Hall (A)
Hall (B)
  FUTURE MOSQUE ARCHITECTURE DESIGN
& FUNCTION REGIONAL DESIGN OF MOSQUE

Chairperson: Prof. Dato Seri Ar. Dr.Asiah Abdul Rahim

Contextualizing the Early Mosque: A History for Present Times
Keynote Speech: Dr. Hiba Mostapha,
Assistant Professor, Islamic Art and Architecture, University of Toronto
INNOVATIVE TECHNOLOGIES IN SPIRITUAL CONTEMPLATION
Chairperson: Asst. Prof.Ts.Dr. Nurul
Hamiruddin Salleh
  Co Govers
The Ray of Light Mosque-design of a Mosque for Men and Women
Syed Kamarulzaman, Ibnor Azli Ibrahim
Mizwalah Taha: Towards the Revitalization Of Traditional Mosques Artefacts
  Dr. Yasser Megahed
Has Mosque Design Really Developed? Notes on the Hidden Complexities of Mosques’ Architectural Brief
Aishah Al Abdulazeem, Ohoud Al Bat’hi, Reem Al Ba’adi, Fuad H. Malick
Appropriate Daylighting Sources Design for Spiritual Spaces in Saudi Arabi
  Dr.Islam Elghonaimy, Dr.Dalia Eldardiry
The revival of courtyard consolidation in Mosque Architecture
Ayman M Ismail, Prof Husam Bakr and Ms Aya Mostafa
The Soul of Mosques
  Sumarni Ismail, Liu Yuzhou, Nayeem Asif, Azmal bin Sabil
The Relevancy of Mosque Architecture in A Multi-Faith Country: China as a Case
Zufar Adzahan, Nazli Che Din
Acoustical performance in Malaysian mosques: Reverberation Time in the main prayer halls
  Muhammad Mutallif, Syazwani Rauzan
Sacred Community Assets; Planning Faith Spaces for functional, Universal and future ready mosques in Singapore
Mostafa J. Sabbagh, Ahmed Elkhateeb
Suggested Framework for Noise Assessment in Mosques
  Dr Sajid bin Doza
Mosque as the Integral Part of Context and nature: cultural mapping of sultanate period in delta
  Harlina Md Sharif
The Diminshing of Indigenous Artistic Tradition in the Decorative Arts of the Mosques in Dunia Melayu
 
  Dr.Rafee Hakky
The Mosque of Tomorrow
 
 
14:00 - 15:30
Hall (A)
Hall (B)
  MOSQUE AS A LIVING ARCHITECTURE AND CULTURAL HERITAGE
Chairperson: Jemma Chediac

Mosque Architecture in West Africa A living heritage
Keynote Speech: Dr. Thierry Joroy,
Center of Study Earth Architecture - Craterre Grenoble France
GREEN ARCHITECTURAL DESIGN STRATEGIES AND POLICIES FOR MOSQUES
Chairperson: Prof. Emertius Dato Ar. Dr. Elias Salleh
  Marwa Kamal, Doaa M.Helal, Rania Ismail, Ahmad Eltaweel; Alaa Mandour
Mosque between Iconicity and Receptiveness
Amr Sayed Hassan Abdallah
Energy audit for low energy mosque in hot arid climate inside Assiut University campus
  Dr Heba Nayel Barakat, Nurul Iman Rusli, Muhammad Syukri Mohd Shairi
Architecture Galleries in Museum
Nur Amalina Syairah Mohamed, Mohd Farid Mohamed, Wardah Fatimah Mohamed Yusoff
An Investigation of Energy Consumption of Mosque Buildings in Klang Valley, Malaysia
  Syed Hamid Akbar, Koenraad Van Cleempoel
Mosque as 'House of God' and as 'House of Community'. An inquiry into adaptive reuse of an abandoned mosque in Pakistan
Anwar F. Ibrahim, Hikmat Ali, Wala'a Al-Qara
Evaluation study on the installed photovoltaic panels and their eect on the aesthetic perception and evaluation of mosque architecture in Amman; Looking for integrated solutions
  Abdul-Malik Abdul-Azeez Abiodun
Mosque as Living Architecture and Cultural Heritage
Ameera Jaleel Ahmed & Ban
Mohammed Sultan Al-Janabi

Replacing the mosque stereotype to displace the Islamophobia concept
  Hamdzun Haron
The Aesthetics Value of Old Mosques in Melacca
Fahad Saud Allahaim and Mohammed Abdullah Bakarman
An empirical classication of cost overrun in infrastructure projects to understand the impact of Saudi Building Codes (SBC)
  Dr.Islam Elghonaimy, Dr.Dalia Eldardiry
The revival of courtyard consolidation in Mosque Architecture
 
 
15:30 - 17:00
Hall (A)
Hall (B)
  INNOVATIVE ISLAMIC AESTHETICS AND PATTERN
Chairperson: Prof. Islam Elghonaimy

Best Practice in the Ornamentation of
Mosques

Keynote Speech: Mr. Eric Broug,
School of Islamic Geometric Design - United Kingdom
GREEN AND SUSTAINABLE STRUCTURE
Chairperson: Assoc. Prof. Dr. Noor Aziah Mohd Ariffin
  Siti Dalila Mohd Sojak, Raja Nafida Raja Shahminan, Fadhlina Ahmad @ Taufik
Architectural Ornaments on Contemporary Mosque in Malaysia
DR Ahmad Hairuddin Murtani
Green and sustainable structures of Al-Irsyad Satya Mosque, Indonesia
  MD. Shaque Rahman, Redowan Kabir Kaushik, Ishrat Momtaz
A Study Towards the Origin of Terracotta
Decoration of The Mosque Architecture in Bengal.
An analysis based on Shape Grammar Principals.
Ar. Shabab Raihan Kabir
Urban Ecology Matrix towards Sustainable Mosque
  Ahmed Agiel, Najeeba Kutty
Using Repertory Grid Technique (RGT) to Analyze the Aesthetics of Contemporary Architectural Images of Mosques
Sultan Alfraidi, Rabah Boukhanouf, Yahya Alfraidi and Aasem Alabdullatief
Passive Strategies for Mosque Buildings Energy Performance in Dierent Climates of Saudi Arab
  Norzalifa Zainal Abidin
Aesthetics of Contemporary Architectural Images of Mosques
Aasem Alabdullatief, Siddig Omer, Sultan Alfraidi, Faisal Alosaimi
Vertical Garden Wall for Sustainable Mosque Building in Hot Dry Climate
  Mohamed Esmat ElAttar, Zainab Nasr Tahoon, Fatema Elzahraa Hany Abbas
Biophilia for Mosques Designs
Nur Amirah Abd Samad, Izawati Tukiman, Asiah Abdul Rahim & Samini Omar
Inclusive Built Environment for Malaysian Heritage Masjid
 
Wednesday, November 27, 2019
TIME PROGRAM
09:00 - 11:00
Hall (A)
Hall (B)
  Workshop on
MOSQUES AND BUILDING CODES AT SAUDI ARABIA

Chaired by: Mr. Saad bin Saleh Shuail
Secretary General of National Committee for the Saudi Building Code

Chaired by: Dr. Fahad Saud Allahaim

THE SAUDI MECHANICAL REQUIREMENTS FOR VENTILATION AND EXHUST SYSTEM OF MOSQUES
Chaired by: Dr. Hamza A. Ghulman

EXPANDING THE SPIRITUAL-SOCIAL FUNCTIONS OF MOSQUES IN SOUTHEAST ASIAN CITIES
Keynote Speech: Prof. Emerius Sri Dr. M. Kamal bin Hasan

20 PROJECTS IN 20 YEARS:NEW MILLENNIUM MOSQUES OF RUSSIA
Keynote Speech: Dr.Em Rezvan

Dr. Hossam Mahdy
Guidelines for the management of historic mosques

Ahmed Agiel, Najeeba Kutty
Using Repertory Grid Technique (RGT) to Analyze the Aesthetics of Contemporary Architectural Images of Mosques
     
 
11:00 - 11:30
Coffee Break
 
 
Hall (A)
Hall (B)
  Workshop on
REVITALIZATION OF HISTORICAL
MOSQUES AT SAUDI ARABIA

Chaired by: Dr. Mohsen Al Karni
Executive Director: Rehabilitation of Historical Mosques Program.

Saudi Commission for Tourism and National Heritage
MOSQUE AS A SOCIAL CULTURAL PLACE
Chairperson: Dr. Hasan Radoine

Islam, Mosque Architecture & Nation
Building: A Social-Political Critique
Keynote Speech: Professor Dr. Mohd
Tajuddin Mohd Rasdi,
UCSI University, Kuala Lumpur
  Eng. Abdulsalam Shaya Alshaya
Eng. Mohammed Emam
Eng. Abdulrahman Alsaif
Azim A. Aziz
Changing the Future Mosque's Roles in the Context of the Muslim Community in Malaysia
    Abeer Allahham
Grand Mosques in Islamic History: Islamic or "Islamized" Architecture?
    Dr. Mahboob Thaha
Mosques - catalysts of change in a Muslim's life from womb to tomb
 
13:00 - 14:00
Break
 
14:00 - 15:30
Hall (A)
Hall (B)
  COMMUNITY AND SUSTAINABLE SYSTEMS
Chairperson: Dr. Yasser Mujahed

Characteristics of Spatial and Temporal
Distribution of the Prophet’s Mosque

Keynote Speech: Professor Dr. Abdullah H. Al Kadi,
Imam Abdulrahman bin Faisal University-Saudi Arabia
Hidayati Ramli, Amr AlKhiami, Fadrul Hisham
Exploring the evolution of the Digital Future and its impact towards Mosque Architecture
  Rashad M. Bukhash
Mosques in the United Arab Emirates: Past, Present and Future.
Osama Elrawi
Reviving the Missing History of Mosques Using the Virtual User Interface of Islamic Civilization- VUIIC
  Rym Hanna Khedjari, Meriem Chabani, John Edom, Sabre Bougrine, Sophia Arouche, Sara Ghoula, Fatima Ouassak, Fairouz BENATIA
Towards a Visible and Locally Relevant Mosque Architecture in France
Dr. Ahmad Khan
The infuence of the cultural and social dimension on the architectural design of the mosque
  Ahmed Aljowder
Activating Mosques’ Naming: for better distribution and enhanced inspiration for optimal architectural solutions
Dr.Mona Helmy
Integration, Segregation or Fragmentation?
Jeddah Contemporary mosques in context
 
15:30 - 16:00
Coffee Break
 
16:00 - 17:00
Hall (A)
FINAL CONCLUSION SESSION
 
 
 
 
Venue
 
Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia (IAMM)
 
 
Organised by:
 
Abdullatif Al Fozan Award for Mosque Architecture, 
Saudi Arabia (AFAMA)
 
Kulliyyah of Architecture and Environmental Design,
International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM)
 
Imam Abdulrahman Bin Faisal University (IAU), Saudi Arabia
 
King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals (KFUPM), Saudi Arabia
 
ATSA Architects, Malaysia
 
 
Supported by:
 
International Union of Architects (UIA)
 
Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia (IAMM)
 
Al Fozan Social Foundation, Saudi Arabia
 
Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC)
 
The Saudi Umran Society
 
Saleh Hamza Serafi Foundation
 
Albukhary Foundation, Malaysia
 
Islamic Tourism Centre (ITC), Malaysia
 
 
Important Dates
 
Announcement First Call for Papers
: 17th December 2018
: (10th Rabi Al-Akhir 1440H)
 
Second Call for Papers / Date for Abstract Submission (First Call)
: 31st January 2019
: (25th Jumada Al-Awwal 1440H)
 
Date for Final Abstract Submission
: 17th March 2019
: (10th Rajab 1440H)
 
Notification of Abstract Acceptance
: 24th April 2019
: (19th Shaban 1440H)
 
Submission of Full Paper
: 24th June 2019 24th July 2019
: (21th Shawwal 1440H) (21st Dhul-qa’dah 1440H)
 
Notification of Paper Acceptance
: 26th August 2019
: (25th Dhul Hijjah 1440H)
 
Final Paper Submission
: 26th September 2019
: (27th Muharram 1441H)
 
Conference Day
: 25th - 27th November 2019
: 28th – 30th Rabi Al-Awwal 1441H
 
*These dates are subject to change.The Secretariat of ICMA 2019 shall endeavour to update the date changes to all delegates and participants from time to time.