The Council of European Jamaats in association with QPid Stanmore held a Matchmaker’s Networking Convention at Hujjat Stanmore on Sunday 1st December.
The objective was for matchmakers across jamaats to share best practice, discuss opportunities to share resources and ultimately to network.
Dr. Munir Datoo welcomed the attendees to Hujjat Stanmore and Dr. Akber Mohamedali addressed the convention to share a summary of CoEJ’s current and future projects. Both Dr. Akber and Dr. Munir stressed the importance of matrimonial services to the community.
Jamaat representatives were provided the opportunity to present how matchmaking is performed within their community. Ummi Bai Merali presented on behalf of QPid Stanmore. Ali Hashim (of QPid Stanmore) discussed the significance and impact of GDPR for matchmaking.
A discussion initiated by Zahid Khimji gave the attendees the opportunity to discuss and share ideas related to pertinent matchmaking topics. Overwhelmingly, the group requested for further such networking sessions to be held.