Kedah International Zakat Conference 2019 (KEIZAC 2019) 5 August 2019 Menara Zakat (Zakat Tower), Lembaga Zakat Negeri Kedah, Alor Setar, KEDAH, MALAYSIA


Kedah International Zakat Conference (KEIZAC 2019), organized by Lembaga Zakat Negeri Kedah (LZNK) in collaboration with Institut Penyelidikan & Inovasi Zakat (UUM), Pusat Kajian Fiqh Zakat (UniSHAMS) and Akademi Pengajian Islam Kontemporari (UiTM Kedah) will be held on 5 August 2019 (Monday) at Menara Zakat, Lembaga Zakat Negeri Kedah, Alor Setar, Kedah. Malaysia. This conference will provide a platform for the intellectuals and industries from various fields and disciplines in business, education, innovation and social sciences to debate and discuss the current issues worldwide in zakat perspective as well as finding solutions to the problems, exchange and share their knowledge with others to sustainable zakat through transformation agenda.



All accepted papers will be published in the proceeding of the conference.
Selected paper will be published in the International Journal of Zakat and Islamic Philanthropy (IJZIP). Journal is registered with Perpustakaan Negara Malaysia (eISSN and ISSN)


Topics of interests for submission include, but are not limited to:
•    Zakat & Maqasid Shariah
•    Zakat & SDGs 2030
•    Zakat & Fund Raising
•    Zakat & Fund Management
•    Zakat & Fund Distribution
•    Zakat & Social Impact
•    Zakat & IR 4.0
•    Zakat & Law
•    Fiqh Zakat

Best Paper Awards 

Best papers will be selected on the basis of review reports from the conference’s panel reviewers. The best presenter and best paper award will receive an appreciation and certificate from LZNK.
1) Minimum references are 15 (80% from published work)
2) Empirical paper
3) Follow format of full paper
4) Submit before 30 June 2019
5) Join as presenter in conference

Registration and submission

a. Registration and submission of full paper must be done electronically through the online submission system.

  • Click on the “Registration” menu to create ConfBay Account and proceed for conference registration by logging in the system.
  • Click on “Online Submission” menu to submit your full paper / manuscript.

b. Abstract and Full Paper Format – Strictly follow the template which can be downloaded at “Download menu“.


Lembaga Zakat Negeri Kedah


Institut Penyelidikan & Inovasi Zakat (IPIZ)
Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM)

Pusat Kajian Fiqh Zakat
Universiti Islam Antarabangsa Sultan Abdul Halim Muadzam Shah (UniSHAMS)

Akademi Pengajian Islam Kontemporari
Universiti Teknologi Mara Kedah (UiTM Kedah)