BIPSS has joined a newly formed Network of the Think Tanks of the Islamic countries. Prominent Think Tanks from all most all the Islamic countries have become member of this network. The formal announcement of the launching of the Network was made through a large International Conference in Istanbul, Turkey in January, 2010. The Turkish President inaugurated the Conference and the heads of the member Think Tanks and academics of the Islamic countries attended the events. President BIPSS, Major General ANM Muniruzzman (Retd.) too attended the meeting. He also chaired a session and delivered a talk on conflict resolution during the conference.