The IUL, and as part of its social and educational responsibility, continuously hosts public lectures and community educational events to improve and enhance lifelong learning at both Ad hoc and programmed frequencies.
IUL is organizing every year different events in different faculties of the university. These events are attended by university instructors, admin, and students as well as by people from outside the university. Different types of events are hosted by the Islamic University of Lebanon during the last five years and were open to general public. We can cite most of them as follows:
Kinesio Taping: it was an event hosted at IUL and organized by the faculty of Health on February 2019. The main goal of this event it was about the application of new technology in physiotherapy especially for the athletes. This training was for the IUL students and for all people in the community interested in this type of training. 50 people attended this event where 20 from outside the university.
Innovate for Lebanon first national competition: the faculty of engineering at IUL hosted on December 2017 the first national competition ‘’Innovate for Lebanon’’. The conference was held under the patronage of the minister of education and higher education, HE. Marwan Hmade, with the participation of the different Lebanese universities. More than 200 people attended this event where 150 from outside.
Public safety Culture, Education, Implementation, and Control: the faculty of engineering at IUL has organized on April 2019 the first of its kind conference gathering the industry and the academia family. The conference was held under the patronage of the minister of transportation and public works, HE. Youssef Fenianos, in cooperation with the order of engineers and architects, and with the participation of the different Lebanese universities and companies. More than 200 people attended this event where 150 form outside.
IEEE Lebanon Biomedical Student competition LBSC 2016: The IEEE Lebanon Biomedical Student Competition (LBSC) serves as a catalyst for evolution of Biomedical Engineering in Lebanon. Students from various educational institutes will have the chance to demonstrate their projects, achievements, and most importantly their acquired skills in relation to all areas of Biomedical Engineering. LBSC, proposed by the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society Lebanon Chapter will be organized by the Islamic University of Lebanon at Werdanye Campus on Friday, 22 of July, 2016.
ACIT 2018: The 19th International Arab Conference on Information Technology (ACIT’2018) is a forum gathering scientists, engineers, and practitioners to present their latest research, results, ideas, developments, and applications in all areas of information technology. ACIT’2018 included presentations to contributed papers and state-of-the-art lectures by invited keynote speakers. Tutorials on current issues and special sessions on new trends related to information technology and software industry has been organized. This conference is considered as the official scientific conference for the Colleges of Computer and Information Society, stemming from the Association of Arab Universities.
Sri Lanka Day: IUL with the collaboration of the Faculty of Tourism Sciences organized the Sri Lanka day in March 2018. The events took place in IUL Khaldeh. The Sri Lanka ambassador requested that our students participate in the International Youth Conference that was held between 28 March and 1 April 2018 in Sri Lanka.
Hamstring Injury in Sports: it was an event hosted at IUL and organized by the faculty of Health on February 2019. The main goal of this event it was about the light on the latest Rehab Protocol and technology from injury date till return to full activity. 50 people attended this event where 20 from outside the university.
The Islamic University of Lebanon has hosted the Monroe E. Price media law moot court competition 8th Middle East Regional Rounds –in Wardeneye Campus for 2 days on February 6 and 7-2020. In this competition we took the second place between the 4 teams that participated. Coach: Dr. Jinan Tfaily – Participants: Sally Abd elKhalek, Ola bou Naser eldin, Mohammad Amro, Sara Ajab,Maggie Matar and Nerjes Adib.
In October 2018, the Islamic University of Lebanon hosted the 11th general assembly of the CONFREMO (Conférence des Recteurs de la Région du Moyen-Orient) under the patronage of the Lebanese parliament president H.E. Mr. Nabih Berri. This event was also cooperated by the AUF (Agence Universitaire de la Francophonie).
In addition to the Ad hoc events, IUL hosts programmed event that is open to all the community: IUL Open Day.
IUL organized every year an open day for all the school students. In general, more than 2000 people visit the university. The schools visit the university based on invitation letter sent by the university to each school (local, national and regional). During this open day, IUL staff and students explain for the students about all the different faculties and the different majors also. The students make also a round in the university to visit all the departments.
On this day, anyone has the right to visit the university to see all the university facilities and its departments and all faculties and laboratories.
On April 10, 2019, the Faculty of Engineering at the Lebanese Islamic University organized a seminar under the title: “Public Safety Culture, Education, Implementation and Control” Under the patronage and presence of His Excellency the Minister of Public Works and Transport Mr. Youssef Fenianos, representatives of the Faculties of Engineering and Architecture in Lebanese universities, technical audit offices, engineering consulting and contracting companies, the General Directorate of Urban Planning, as well as the parties concerned with the dissemination and application of this culture, the decree and its components will participate in the workshop.