CDR Chaire Droit & Religions - Halal & Droit

RSCS

International Conference

Université Catholique de Louvain (UCL)
Chair of Law and Religions
Research Institute in Religions, Societies, Cultures, Spiritualities (RSCS)

 

“RETHINKING HALAL:

GENEALOGY, CURRENT TRENDS, AND NEW INTERPRETATIONS”

Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium, 18-19 june 2018

 

Organizing Committee

 
Dr. Ayang Utriza Yakin Postdoctoral Fellow “MOVE-IN Louvain”, with the support of the European Commission (Marie-Curie Actions), at the Université Catholique de Louvain, Belgium.
 
Prof. Dr. Louis-Léon Christians, Professor in Law and Religions and Chairman of the Research Institute Religions, Societies, Cultures, Spiritualities, at the Université Catholique de Louvain, Belgium.
 
Prof. Dr. Baudouin Dupret, Research Director at the National Centre for Scientific Research (CNRS), France and Visiting Professor at the Faculty of Law of the Université Catholique de Louvain, Belgium.
 
Prof. Dr. Jean-Philippe Schreiber, Centre interdisciplinaire d'études du fait religieux et de la laicité (CIERL) (ULB - Université Libre de Bruxelles)
 
Prof. Dr. Brigitte Maréchal, Centre interdisciplinaire d'études sur l'Islam dans le monde contemporain (CISMOC) (UCL)

Keynote Speakers

Prof. Florence Bergeaud-Blackler (CNRS and IREMAM, Université de Provence, France),
"Pour une approche critique de la notion de halai en sciences sociales".
 
Prof. Ibrahim Warde (The Fletcher School, Tufts University, USA)
"The halal industry between ethics and marketing".
 
Prof. John Lever (Huddersfield Bussiness School, University of Huddersfield, England),
"Politics, science and geography: why a sustainable and secure food future needs halal".
 
Prof. John Bowen (Washington University in St. Louis)
"Material Semiotics of Halal Qualities."
 

 

 

Contact person

Dr Ayang Utriza Yakin
Postdoctoral Researcher
Chair of Law and Religions (bureau D-415)
Institute of Religions, Spiritualities, Cultures, Societies (RSCS)
Université Catholique de Louvain (UCL)
Collège Albert Descamps, Grand Place 45,
1348, Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium.

E-mail : ayang.walad@uclouvain.be