RIS 2023

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Reviving the Islamic Spirit (RIS) is an annual Islamic conference held at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre. This year, one of North America’s largest Islamic conventions will take place December 22nd to December 24, 2023.

Muslim speakers and scholars from around the world will gather to spread the message of Islam, allowing audiences to learn about our beautiful religion, so we can become closer to Allah (swt) and renew our intentions Inshallah.

RIS will also feature live comedy shows, author book readings, interactive talk shows, matrimonial sessions, as well as kids shows.

Metro Toronto Convention Centre


December 22, 2023




255 Front St W, Toronto, ON M5V 2W6

Our Booths

Meet us at our booth 1008, located by the 360 stage. Get to know us and participate in one of the fun activities at our booth.

Q. When is RIS being held?

A. RIS will be held at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre (MTCC) from December 22nd to December 24th, 2023.

Q. How to Get to RIS?

A. The GO Train or GO Bus have scheduled stops to Union Station. The MTCC (Metro Toronto Convention Centre) is a short walk from there.

Q. Is there parking at the MTCC and nearby?

A. The MTCC has on-site parking between the North and South Buildings

MTCC - North Parking (255 Front St W Toronto, Ontario M5V 2W6)

MTCC - South Parking (222 Bremner Blvd, Toronto, Ontario, M5V 2W6)

Downtown Toronto has many parking garages as well as many ground lots

If you are staying in a hotel in Downtown Toronto, chances are parking will be included in the fee.

You can also download the Spot Hero App, or visit their website, www.spothero.com/metro-toronto/covention to reserve your parking spot in advance.

Q. Which Islamic speakers will be attending RIS?

A. Several Islamic scholars will participate at the RIS. Some famous names include, Shaykh Omar Suleiman and Dr Yasir Qadi. Visit https://risconvention.com/speakers/ to get a complete list of speakers.

Q. Will there be halal food at the RIS?

A. There will be many halal food options at the RIS Bazaar.

Q. Where will Muslim Hands be located?

A. Muslim Hands will be in the Grand Bazaar. Our booth numbers are and 1008, 1010, 1009, 1108, 1011, and, 1110

Q. Is there an admission fee to attend RIS?

A. Yes there is an admission fee to attend RIS. Please visit, risconvention.com, for more information.

Q. Are there hotels nearby?

A. There are many hotels nearby. Some options include.

Intercontinental Toronto

Hyatt Regency Toronto Downtown

Delta Toronto

Hilton Garden Inn Toronto

Residence Inn Toronto Downtown

Strathcona Hotel

RIS attendees will be eligible for special discounts at some hotels. Please visit https://risconvention.com for more information.

Muslim Hands

Muslim Hands was established in the UK in 1993. Muslim Hands is an international aid agency and NGO working in over 50 countries worldwide to help those affected by natural disasters, conflict and poverty. Muslim Hands Canada is a registered charity with the Canada Revenue Agency (Charity Registration No. 81126 4985 RR0001).