Second Gulf Conference on Halal Industry and its Services in Kuwait

                                

Under the auspices of

Minister of Justice and
of Awqaf and Islamic Affairs in the State of Kuwait
H.E. Shereedah Abdullah Al-Moasherji


The Second Gulf Conference on

Halal Industry and its Services


Entitled "Towards the Effective Management of the Halal Industry”

10-12 Rabi' Al-Awal 1434 Hijri
22 – 24 January 2013


Crown Plaza Hotel*-Farwaniyah, State of Kuwait


Organizers

Ministry of Awqaf and Islamic Affairs
Kuwait Institute for Scientific Research

In collaboration with:

PAI, GSO, SFDA, WAMY, LPPOM MUI, IIHA, UPM, UMS, UQ, HMC, IFANCA, ASIDCOM, GIMDES, HFFIA, FIANZ, IHIA, WHC, SANHA and HC


*For hotel reservations at the Crown Plaza and visa for staying at the Crown Plaza must be through:
           • Mrs. Itedal Al-Bakri email: etidal.bakri@Ihg.com Mobile: 0096596961416
For booth reservation must be through:
           • Mr. Ahmed Al-Barbary email: info@empire-cs.com Mobile: 0096597298910
For any further information please contact:
           • Dr. Hani Mansour Al-Mazeedi email: mazeedi@hotmail.com Mobile 0096597498500


Objectives:

1. To gather specialized human and technical resources to study the current status of the control of Halal.
2. To suggest practical solutions to overcome the obstacles facing the Halal industry.
3. To assess the wrong accreditation practices of Halal certificates.
4. To set a future concept for a Halal model that suits Islamic countries.
5. To increase awareness and necessary training to the Halal products and services.

PROGRAMME:

First Day:

Tuesday, 10 Rabi' Al-Awal 1434 Hijri corresponding to 22 January 2013

16:15 – 16:20     Quran Recital
16:25 – 17:25     Opening Remarks
                          • H.E. Shereedah Abdullah Al-Moasherji, Minister of Justice and of Awqaf and Islamic Affairs,
                         State of Kuwait
                          • Dr. Naji Mohamed Al-Mutairi, Director General, Kuwait Institute for Scientific Research                           (KISR), State of 
Kuwait
                          • Dr. Adel Abdullah Al Falah, Chairman of the Supreme Committee of the Conference,                           Undersecretary,
Ministry of Awqaf and Islamic Affairs, State of Kuwait 
                          • Dr. Saleh Bin Sulaiman Al-Whaibi, Secretary General, International Islamic Halal Authority                           (IIHA), Muslim World League, Saudi Arabia.


17:00 – 18:00     Maghrib Prayer

 


18:00 – 18:30     Exhibition and the Registration of World Wide Halal Certification Bodies.


18:35 – 19:05     Isha’ Prayer


19:10 – 20:00      First discussion session:
                          Discussing the formulation of the suggested world wide Halal model

                          Chairman: Researcher Mariam Abdul Latif. Assoc Professor Universiti Malaysia Sabah,                           Malaysia

Second day:

Wednesday, 11 Rabi' Al-Awal 1434 Hijri corresponding to 23 January 2013


                         Session One

 


First Theme     Study of the current status of Halal industry and services
                         Chairman: Dr. Misfer Al-Qahtani, Member of legitimacy Committee and Member of the Board
                         of Trustees of the World Assembly for Muslim Youth, Saudi Arabia.


8:35 – 8:55          Islam and Animal Welfare: Reality of Animal Treatment During Transportation and
                          Slaughtering Compared to the Islamic Sharia

                          Speaker: Prof. Hassan Al-Aidaros, Professor of Hygiene and Preventive Medicine, World
                          Organization for Animal Health, France.

9:05 – 9:25         Comparative Study Between Halal International Models. The Requirements of
                          Accreditation and Certification Bodies in Importing Countries.

                          Speaker: Assoc. Prof. Mariam Abdul Latif, Universiti Malaysia Sabah, Malaysia

9:35 – 9:55        The Current Status of the Primary Ingredients in Food, Medicine and Cosmetics
                          Speaker: Ms. Aida Kader Ghanem, Researcher, Islamic Fiqh Legislation and its Fundamentals,
                          Al-Quds University, Palestine.


10:05 – 10:35     Break
                         Session Two
Second Theme  Practical solutions to overcome the obstacles facing Halal industry and its services
                          Chairman: Dr. Zohair Mulla, Advisor, Saudi Food and Drug Authority (SFDA), Saudi Arabia.

10:45 – 11:05    Strengthening the Halal Food Model
                          Speaker: Dr. Mian Nadeem Riaz, Director, Food Protein R & D Center, Texas A&M
                          University, America.

11:15 – 11:35    Traceability in Halal Products: A New Challenge and a Necessity in Halal Model
                          Speaker: Mr. Abdul Qayyoem Boedhoe, General Director, HFFIA, Netherland.

11:45 – 12:05    Critical Control Points in Halal Food Products: A Missing Element in Halal Model
                          Speaker: Dr. Muhamad Nadratuzzaman Hosen, Lecturer, State Islamic University, Jakarta,
                          Indonesia.


12:15 – 13:15    Dhuhr (Noon) Prayer and Break
13:30 – 14:30    Second discussion session:
                          Direct Dialogue Between Meat Traders, Meat Manufacturers and the Supervisory
                          Bodies of Foods in GCC Countries to Develop an Effective Management for the Halal
                          Industry

                          Chairman: Eng. Fahad Sahab Al-Mutairi, Assistant Undersecretary and Deputy Director General
                          for Standards and Industrial Services Affairs, PAI, State of Kuwait.

Third day:

Thursday, 12 Rabi' Al-Awal 1434 Hijri corresponding to 24 January 2013


                         Session Three

Second Theme      Practical solutions to overcome the obstacles facing Halal industry and its services
                           Chairman: Eng. Mahmoud Mohamed Tatari, Director, Halal Control, Germany.


8:35 – 8:55        Security Factor as a Necessity in the Halal Model
                          A Scientific Paper in Association with Prof. Amir Zaidan, Professor, Islamic Studies and Activist
                          in Halal, Austria.
                          Speaker: Sheikh Zubair Butt, Halal Monitoring Committee (HMC), United Kingdom.

9:05 – 9:25        The Necessity of Laboratory Analysis to Verify the Authenticity of Halal Products
                          Speaker: Dr. Shuhaimi Mustafa, Deputy Director, Putra University, Malaysia.

9:35 – 9:55         The Halal Industry: Obstacles and Solutions
                          Speaker: Dr. Mohammed Ahmed Al-Qurashi, Deputy Chairman of the Grand Scholars,
                          Commission, Department of Islamic Affairs and Charities, Dubai, United Arab Emirates.


10:05 – 10:35    Break
                         Session Four
Third Theme    Future vision
                         Chairman: Mr. Darhim Dali Hashim, Executive Manager, International Halal Integrity
                         Alliance Ltd. (IHIA), Malaysia.

10:45 – 11:05    Future Integral Vision to Achieve Halal by the Muslim World League, Holy Mecca,
                          Saudi Arabia

                          Speaker: Dr. Saleh Hussain Al-Aayed, Secretary General, International Islamic Halal Authority
                          (IIHA), Muslim World League, Saudi Arabia.

11:15 – 11:35    The Industrial Future Vision of Halal Model
                          Speaker: Mr. Lukmanul Hakim, Director, Assessment Institute for Food, Drug and Cosmetic,
                          The Indonesian Council of Ulama(LPPOM MUI), Indonesia.

11:45 – 12:05    The Suggested Halal Model
                          Speaker: Assoc. Prof. Mariam Abdul Latif, Universiti Malaysia Sabah, Malaysia.


12:15 – 13:15    Dhuhr (Noon) Prayer and Break
13:30 – 14:30    Third discussion session:
                          Approving of the suggested world wide Halal model

                          Chairman: Assoc. Prof. Mariam Abdul Latif, Universiti Malaysia Sabah, Malaysia.
14:40 – 16:05    Asr (Noon) Prayer and Break

16:15 – 17:15    Resolutions of the Conference and Award of Certificates to Halal Lead Auditors
                          Speakers: Dr. Adel Abdullah Al Falah, Chairman of the Supreme Committee of the Conference,
                          Undersecretary, Ministry of Awqaf and Islamic Affairs, State of Kuwait.
                          Sheikh Turki Essa Al-Mutairy, Head of the Ifta Department, Head of the Scientific Committee,
                          Ministry of Awqaf

  
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