In order to improve research and publication capabilities in the field of Islamic economics and finance, the National Committee for Islamic Economics and Finance (KNEKS) in collaboration with the The Indonesian Association of Islamic Economist (IAEI) Chapter Jakarta, UIN Syarif Hidayatullah Jakarta, Universitas Indonesia, and IPB University held a Research Workshop Series in Islamic Economics and Finance: Hands-on Mentoring to Publish Robust Research in Scopus International Journal. The series 1 of this workshop held on June 8, 2021.

This workshop will be held in 10 series. The expected output of this activity is to produce articles that are ready to be submitted to reputable international and national journals accredited by Sinta-2. Prof. Mansor H. Ibrahim is a mentor in this activity. Prof. Mansor H. Ibrahim is currently a professor and Deputy President Academic & Dean at the International Center for Education in Islamic Finance (INCEIF).

The Director of Sharia Ecosystem Infrastructure KNEKS Dr. Sutan Emir Hidayat opened this activity with an introduction. In his remarks, the Emir conveyed some of the latest research in the study of Islamic economics and finance in Indonesia. It was also conveyed how important it is to increase research and publications in Islamic economics and finance for scientific development in Indonesia.