Ulil Abshar-Abdalla, MA. Cofounder of the Liberal Islam Network and Chairman of the Indonesian Centre for Islam and Pluralism (ICIP), a think thank that focuses on religious freedom and inter-faith dialogue. Ulil obtained his MA from Boston University specializing in Medieval Philosophy. He has been actively engaged in promoting human rights and freedom among Muslim communities in Indonesia. The Asia Foundation recognized him for his contribution to democracy and religious tolerance in Indonesia.