Agenda: Islam, Social Lives & Online Networking

Monday, March 8, 2010

Dinner Board Room, 2nd floor, Flora Lamson Hewlett Library, Graduate Theological Union
2400 Ridge Road, Berkeley CA 94709

5:00 pm ~ 7: 00 pm
Virtual Pulpit: Net Mosques, Congregations and Imams
Talk by
Imam Suhaib Webb

Talk moderated by
Professor Munir Jiwa
Director of the Center for Islamic Studies, Graduate Theological Union

Tuesday, March 9,  2010

California Historical Society
678 Mission Street, San Francisco CA 94105

5:00 pm ~ 6:00 pm
Bloggers and their Blogs
Meet & Greet:

  • Zeba Iqbal, the VP of Council for American Muslim Professionals
  • Fatemeh Fakhraie, the editor of Muslimah Media Watch
  • Zeba Khan, the Founder of Muslim Americans for Obama
  • Wajahat Ali, Associate editor of, author of Goatmilk blog, playwright, and lawyer

6:00 pm ~ 6:45 pm
Blogging and use of Social Media: Moderated panel with all four bloggers mentioned above


7:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Short address by Imam Suhaib Webb

7:30 pm ~ 8:30 pm
Discussion with Shahed Amanullah (editor of and Monis Rahman (CEO of Moderated by Zeba Iqbal

8:30 pm ~ 9:00 pm
Q&A & Wrap-up