The theme of this International Conference of Islamic Economics and Financial Studies (ICIEFS) is "The Reinforcement of Islamic Economics and Finance in the Digital Economy Era". Some sub-themes developed in this international conference are as follows:
The First International Conference of Islamic Economics and Financial Studies (ICIEFS) is an international conference that brings together academics, professionals, entrepreneurs, researchers, learners, and other related groups from all around the world who have special interest in the theories, practices as well as praxis in the field of economics, business, entrepreneurship, finance, as well as education related to these particular fields, to present and share their works. This conference provides opportunities for both the presenters and participants to exchange new ideas and experiences, establish research relations, and find global partners for future collaboration.
Nowadays, the use of internet has gained more popularity as the medium for doing business, such as in Indonesia as the fifth highest number of internet users in the world where number of people who are literate about internet and doing online businesses are increasing. This Internet-based business phenomenon in so many ways brings changes on economic orders, behaviors, and culture as it brings with it opportunities and challenges. Considering this phenomenon, this 1st ICEBEF chooses "The Reinforcement of Islamic Economics and Finance in the Digital Economy Era".