Through the Official IAMY mobile app, you get access to the following functionality:
- Program Schedule with ability to create personal notifications
- Speakers with detailed info
- Vendors with detailed info
- Sponsors with detailed info
- Convention layout map
- Information on the event
- Frequently asked questions
- Registration form right in the app
and much more for this year's IamY Convention.
Through annual conventions, IamY (Inspiring American Muslim Youth) hopes to raise awareness about the unique struggles faced by American Muslim youth. By educating the youth themselves and enlightening their families about youth issues, we hope to give the Muslim community the tools and knowledge needed to overcome these challenges and become active, responsible citizens of their world.
Through annual conventions, IamY hopes to raise awareness about the unique struggles faced by American Muslim youth. By educating the youth themselves and enlightening their families about youth issues, we hope to give the Muslim community the tools and knowledge needed to overcome these challenges and become active, responsible citizens of their world.
It is said that our future can only be determined if we first realize who we are. As American Muslim youth, we are bearers of complex and rich histories. And yet judging by the numerous identity crises plaguing many Muslim youth today, it seems as if we have forgotten ourselves. Our hope at IamY is to inspire American Muslim youth to reawaken and appreciate the complexities that make us who we are. Through education and empowerment, we hope to promote a better understanding of ourselves, our world, and our Lord.
Ultimately, we dream of a brighter, more defined future. Do you?
►Who are We?
As Muslim youth ourselves, we are passionate about youth issues. Hailing from the awesome state of NJ, we know the TriState area. Conventions, conferences, and all sorts of events come and go in this Muslim hot spot. But what makes IamY unique is our intense focus on youth issues. We recognize that the youth are a crucial part of the Muslim community, and their problems are interconnected to the problems of the community.
Breaking the Chains: Freeing the Soul
The 2015 convention theme is Breaking the Chains: Freeing the Soul which expects to serve as a personal and more intimate forum for American Muslims to dig deep into themselves and reflect on their personal identities and what holds them back at a spiritual level.
In a materialistic and instant gratification driven culture, it is difficult not to be drawn towards giving into our temptations. The more we give into that desire and temptation, the more chained down we are. The more chained down to our desires we are, the more difficult it is to free ourselves of them. IAMY 2015 will provide the insight and inspiration needed to help us break free of those chains and finally become free, happy.