Events & Speaking Engagements

The following is a list of events involving Imam Zaid Shakir in various capacities.

Living in the Light and Creating Spiritual Impact
December 28, 2020 - 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm Virtual Live Stream, Malaysia

Celebrating Global Muslim Spiritual & Social Impact with quest speaker Imam Zaid Shakir.

The global Muslim social and spiritual impact forum and awards are designed to bring together some of the world’s great thinkers, creatives, and Muslim change-makers from around the world to discuss the future of global Muslim life. While 2020 will always be remembered as one of our most difficult years, we also want to recognize all those who inspired us this year with their actions on the frontlines, with beautiful art, and with their words that reached our hearts and our homes. The forum and awards cover issues including - leadership in spiritual & social impact, technology, startups, film, media production, music, design, and books.

Annual Year-End Benefit Event by Ta’leef Collective
December 26, 2020 - 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm Virtual Live Stream, Chicago, IL.

You are cordially invited to join Ta’leef for the Annual Year-End benefit event to culminate a profound year of changes, celebrating our community and “A Path to Healing” campaign. Ta’leef will be reflecting on 15 years and counting, God-willing with special guests: Zainab Ismail, Ieasha Prime, and beloved teacher, Imam Zaid Shakir. You won’t want to miss this!

RIS - Inspirational – Immersive – Interactive
December 26, 2020 - 9:00 am - December 27, 2020 - 9:00 pm Livestream, from Toronto, Canada

Reviving The Islamic Spirit (RIS) first-ever digital convention, a global experience that promises to be interactive, educational, and inspiring for the entire family, inshaAllah.
Featuring Imam Zaid Shakir and a dynamic array of inspirational speakers, and entertainers. 

Pandemic of Racism
December 25, 2020 - 3:00 pm - December 27, 2020 - 10:00 pm MAS-ICNA, Virtual Convention

MAS-ICNA Convention 2020, inshaAllah, will have these amazing diverse speakers: Imam Zaid Shakir, Omar Suleiman, Linda Sarsour, Yasir Qadhi, Ieasha Prime, Yaser Birjas, Dalia Mogahed, Suhaib Webb, Altaf Husain, Yasmin Mogahed, and others.

MANA Re:Charge Onward Towards Our Destiny
December 05, 2020 - 9:00 pm - 10:00 pm MANA, Facebook Live

Join Imam Zaid Shakir, Amir of MANA, Imam Siraj Wahhaj, Imam Omar Suleiman, Ustadha Ieasha Prime, and Shaikh Yasir Qadhi for MANA RE:CHARGE.

Grand Mawlid
October 31, 2020 - 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm Youtube LIve

Join The Grand Mawlid with Munshids Mouaz and Ibrahim Al-Nass, Barakah Blue, and a talk from Imam Zaid Shakir.

Exhibit of Love
October 31, 2020 - 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm Virtual Live Stream

An international evening of remembrance celebrating the life of the Prophet Muhammad ﷺ. The biggest 2020 family virtual event featuring Imam Zaid Shakir, Sh. Muhammad Yaqubi, other renown Scholars, and nasheed Artists .

Hajj Ticket Giveaway: Free Entry

Everybody’s Prophet (S)
October 27, 2020 - 9:00 pm - 10:00 pm Facebook Live

Join MANA Leaders Imam Zaid Shakir, Ustadha Ieasha Prime, Imam Mujahid Fletcher, Imam Hamza Abdul Malik, and Sister Hazel Gomez for a discussion of various aspects of the life of Prophet Muhammad (S).

Manning the Lighthouse in Turbulent Times
October 25, 2020 - 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm Virtual Online Event

Zaytuna College presents a Virtual Benefit with speakers: President Thomas Hibbs, Imam Zaid Shakir, and President Hamza Yusuf. Also featuring Imam Dawood Yasin, students, graduates—and special messages for American Muslims from His Excellency, Prime Minister Imran Khan of Pakistan, and world-renowned philanthropist and singer-songwriter, Yusuf Islam (aka Cat Stevens).

Seerah Conference 2020
October 23, 2020 - 6:00 pm - October 24, 2020 - 6:00 pm Virtual Online Event

Come together and take a journey through the life of our beloved Prophet Muhammad (ﷺ). Come immerse yourself and learn about his struggles, his family, & his companions. Come listen to some of the amazing things he accomplished and be humbled by the love He (ﷺ) had for us. Do you love the Prophet Muhammad (ﷺ) ? Let’s find the Mercy together on October 23rd and 24th.

In Mecca: Guiding a Community under Duress
October 17, 2020 - 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm Vitual Event

Zaytuna College presents:

The Prophet Muhammad’s incomparable resilience in achieving his singular purpose commissioned to him by God is the model of strength and patience for Muslims. Imam Zaid Shakir will moderate a conversation between Shaykh Mohammed Amin Kholwadia and President Hamza Yusuf in which they will explore some of the Prophet’s most profound moments of strategic wisdom, dauntless resolve, and faithful hope during the Meccan period.

There will be an opportunity for the audience to ask questions after the conversation.

October 15, 2020 - 9:00 pm - 10:30 pm Facebook Live

Please join Imam Zaid as he introduces the MANA: Muslim Alliance in North American team.

This live event will be broadcasted on the MANA Facebook page.


Imam Zaid Shakir
Imam Hamzah Abdul-Malik
Imam Nadim Ali
Hazel Gomez
Imam Dr. Salahuddin M. Muhammad
Imam Sulaimaan Hamed
Waheedah Amatullah Muhammad
Assad Koshul

The Need for Peace
October 09, 2020 - 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm Zoom & Youtube Channel

Please join Islamic Center of Greater Cincinnati (ICGC) for a live session with Imam Zaid Shakir today at 7:30pm EST and 4:30pm PST, inshaAllah.

Live to Connect: A Life that Lasts
October 09, 2020 - 7:30 pm - October 10, 2020 - 10:30 pm Live Webinar

A family virtual conference that has something for everyone: inspiring talks, engaging stories, interactive performances, lots of giveaways, and much more!
This year’s conference will be very special! We have 3 sessions prior to begin our route on the ‘Road to Reconnect.


Imam Siraj Wahaj
Imam Zaid Shakir
Mufti Hussain Kamani
Imam Khalid Latif
Ustadtha Saadia Yunus
Imam Mohamed Almasmari
Ustadth Majed Mahmoud
And More!

Join for 3 sessions on September 18, 26 & October 3!

The Importance of Spirituality in The Black Community
October 05, 2020 - 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm Live Webinar

Masjid Muhammad of Atlantic City presents a special Roundtable discussion featuring Imam Zaid Shakir with Imam Amin Muhammad, as they discuss the importance of spirituality in the Black community!