The Islamic World Academy of Sciences (IAS) and the UN-ESCWA Technology Center/ Amman (ETC) are organizing International Seminar on Islam and Science entitled: ‘Islamic Perspective on Science’s Big Questions;’ an event which will be held today 5 May 2016 under the patronage of HRH Princess Sumaya bint El Hassan, President of the Royal Scientific Society (RSS). The Seminar will start at 09:15 and conclude at 18.00, and will be held at the Royal Scientific Society, Presidential Building, Hashemites’ Auditorium, Jordan.
The theme of the seminar is based on a recent report published byMuslim-Science.com’s Task Force; the same can be downloaded from:http://www.muslim-science.com/Islam-and-Science-Report.
Muslim-science.Com’s Task Forces Initiative seeks to jumpstart a dialogue, disclosure, and debate on critical issues at the intersection of science and religion within the Islamic Community and hence continue to a process of scientific revival within the Islamic World.
The Seminar is jointly organized by the Islamic World Academy of Sciences (IAS), the UN-ESCWA Technology Center (ETC), the Royal Scientific Society (RSS), John Templeton Foundation, the Muslim World Science Initiative and the Turkish Society for the History of Science (TBTK).