- KEYNOTE PRESENTATION: Iraqi parliamentarian, the Honorable Mithal Al-Alusi, delivered the keynote address at the Annual Conference.
- Roundtable discussions such as The Enduring Legacy of Prof. Bernard Lewis.
- Workshop on Alevi Society.
- Panel presentations on scholarly topics from Middle Eastern and African studies, and related disciplines.
- Banquet luncheon and professional networking reception.
- Film screenings.
- Publishers’ displays of the latest academic titles.
Check out the 2018 Best Paper Prize winners and Research and Travel Grant awardees here.