Effat University hosts several annual scientific national and international conferences. The university aims to provide a platform where academics, industry and governmental bodies are encouraged to exchange ideas and knowledge, resulting in a socioeconomic impact in both the local and wider community.
Learning and Technology Conference is an annual conference organized by the Engineering College, which Effat University has been hosting since 2002. The conference facilitates discussions and conversations on recent technological developments underpinning best practices and innovations in learning and teaching. This is a Scopus conference, sponsored by its technical partner IEEE.
The Student Research Forum is an annual internal forum at Effat, organized by the Research and Consultancy Institute (RCI) in cooperation with Student Affairs, Student Life and Effat Library. This conference serves as a multi-disciplinary forum for the discussion and exchange of information on the research and development projects undertaken by students from Effat University. It is a s a multi-disciplinary event and open to students from all undergraduate and graduate programs.
The Psychology Symposium is a global scientific symposium, and it's the first Positive Psychology Symposium of its kind in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. The intention behind the symposium is to spread the knowledge of enhancing human strengths and increasing optimal human functioning in all domains of life. It, also, provide a unique platform for the scientific and outside community to engage and to learn about well-being, Islamic influences on positive psychology, and mindfulness with an emphasis on Youth Engagement.
The College of Architectural and Design at Effat university invites all subject concerned scholars, academics, practitioners, policy makers and local and international institution officials to share their experiences and thoughts at the Memareyat International Conference. The Saudi government has developed the Vision 2030 and the 2020 National Transformation Program (NTP) in efforts to put the country on the path to sustainable economic growth and development. Hence, the conference generally focuses on the exploration of the multifaceted paradigms and avenues of the built-up resiliency which are complex in nature and involve multiple- terms effects.
The IFC conference, held bi-annually, aims to create awareness, promotes the culture of innovating and sharing and more importantly strengthens the network between Gulf countries and other Muslim countries. Experts in Islamic Finance discuss the development of Islamic Finance in the Kingdom and internationally, explore Islamic entrepreneurial opportunities in the region, and discuss alternative facilities for Sharia`h compliant entrepreneurial projects.
The general aim of this interdisciplinary conference is to highlight the historic role played by translation in bridging the cultural and knowledge gap among nations, past and present. Scholars in the fields of language, literature, and translation are invited to explore, among other things, the various aspects of this intercultural dialogue, exchange of ideas, and the impact of translation on nation building.