Several IIS scholars took part in the third World Congress of Middle Eastern Studies (WOCMES), held in Barcelona from 19 to 24 July, 2010. WOCMES is organised by the European Institute of the Mediterranean (IEMed) and seeks to address, explore and exchange information on the state-of-the-art in Middle Eastern Studies in its broadest sense.
A number of IIS scholars contributed papers to a panel organised by Dr Jalal Badakhchani on the Age of Alamut: New Developments in the Study of Ismaili History, chaired by Dr Farhad Daftary.
IIS publications were also on display at the book fair accompanying the conference. Presentations Made by IIS scholars: