ILEAD is an annual conference organized by Muslim organizations in Ottawa-Gatineau. The aim of the conference is to engage, empower and support the Muslim community to work together and actively participate in building a vibrant community and a greater Canada while maintaining a Muslim Identity. ILEAD stands for Islam, Learn, Engage, Achieve, and Develop.The conference is being organized by the majority of the Muslim organizations in Ottawa-Gatineau area. By Allah's Grace, mosques and organizations have committed to participating in this event.
A highlight of this year's I.LEAD Conference is speaker Ibn Ali Miller who gained international recognition when a video him intervening to stop a fight when viral. To purchase tickets for the I.LEAD Conference, click here.
The first ever ILEAD (Islam. Learn. Engage. Achieve. Develop.) conference made its debut on March16th with a promise to ensure change by engaging and empowering
the youth of Ottawa and Gatineau.
The idea for an Ottawa-Gatineau wide conference that would promote the deen (religion) while uniting the local Muslim community came as Chairperson Mohammed Javed was working on a question and answer book by Dr. Jamal Badawi entitled, Islam: Journey into Its Depth, which provides enlightening answers to various Islamic questions.