On Tuesday, August 24, Rabbi Dr. Donniel Hartman and Dr. Tal Becker of the Shalom Hartman Institute Engaging Israel project team will participate in a symposium entitled “The De-legitimization of Israel: Threats, Challenges and Responses” at the IDC Herzliya. The symposium keynote speaker will be Tony Blair and participants will include Members of Knesset Tzipi Livni and Nahman Shai.
The segments of the symposium noted below will be live-Tweeted from the Shalom Hartman Institute Twitter account. Simply follow Hartman_Inst and watch for updates under #EngagingIsrael.
4:30pm Israel time (GMT+2)
Panel II: Possible Responses
Chair: MK Dr. Nachman Shai, Former IDF Spokesman and member of Foreign Affairs and Defense Committee of the Knesset
Mr. Gidi Grinstein, Founder and President, The Reut Institute
Rabbi Dr. Donniel Hartman, President, Shalom Hartman Institute
Irit Kohn, Former Head of the International Department General Attorney, Deputy
President of The International Association of Jewish Lawyers and Jurists
Dr. Noam Lemelshtrich-Latar, Dean of the Sammy Ofer School of
Communications, IDC Herzliya
6:15pm Israel time (GMT+2)
Round-Table Discussion with Ambassadors Stationed in Israel
Chair: Dr. Tal Becker, Fellow at the Shalom Hartman Institute and Senior Associate at the Washington Institute for Near East Policy