MUSLIM Institute organized a seminar at a very topic, ‘Islam and the West: Emerging challenges and way forward’ on March 9, 2017 at National Library of Pakistan, Islamabad. The seminar was chaired by Vice chancellor Air University Air Vice Marshal (R) Faaiz Amir. Former senator and senior diplomat Honorable Akram Zaki, Chairman MUSLIM Institute Sahibzada Sultan Ahmad Ali, Ambassador of Italy to Pakistan H.E. Mr. Stefano Pontecorvo, Ambassador of Portugal to Pakistan H.E. Mr. Jao Paulo Sabido Costa, Former President National Defense University Lt. Gen. (R) Saeed Uz Zafar, Dr. Bakara Najimdeen (CIPS) National University of Sciences and Technology, President International Islamic University Prof. Dr. Ahmed Yousif Ahmed Al Draiweesh addressed the gathering. While President Just International Malaysia Dr. Chandra Muzafar, Vice President for policy and research, The Middle East Institute, USA Mr. Paul Salem addressed the audience via a video link. Former Principal (CIPS) National University of Sciences and Technology Gen. (R) Shahid Hashmat, Former Federal Sec. Mr. Javed Zafar, Former DG. ISI, Lt. Gen. (R) Assad Durrani, Former Chairman Islamic Ideology Council Dr.Khalid Masood, Admiral Mukhtar Jadoon, Prince Adnan Aurangzeb Khan, Former Federal Sec. Muhammad Faheem, President PML (Q) Women Wing Ms. Farrukh Khan and others also participated in the discussion. Research Associate, MUSLIM Institute, Ahmed AlQadri moderated the proceedings of the session. Foreign delegates, professors and students of universities from different institutions, analysts and media persons also participated in the discussion.