27-Mar-2015: On invitation of King Salman of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Prof. Mohd. Gulrez, Chairman, Department of West Asian Studies, Aligarh Muslim University attended the second International Conference on the History of King Abdul Aziz held at Al Imam Muhammad Ibn Saud Islamic University, KSA.
Ninety-two researchers and historians from 17 countries, including Albania, Egypt, Morocco, Jordan, Sudan, Iraq, Turkey, the United States, Yemen, China, Algeria, India, Iran, Kuwait, Libya and Syria, took part in the conference.
Prof. Gulrez from Aligarh Muslim University was the only Asian to represent not only India but also the entire Asian region.
Prof. Gulrez also interacted with the AMU alumni community on invitation of President of AMU Alumni Riyadh Chapter, Dr. Mohammad Ahmad Badshah.