President of the Centre for Dialogue and Cooperation among Civilizations, Indonesia
President of the Indonesian Center for Dialogue and Cooperation between Civilizations. He was Special Envoy for Dialogue among Religions of the Indonesian President.
Professor of Islamic political science in Jakarta, former President of Muhammadiyah, the second Indonesian Islamic organization with 29 million members. He presided the Indonesian Ulema Council and was President of the Asian Conference on Religion and Peace (ACRP).