JCPA 2017 Spring Meeting: June 11-12
Engage with community relations leaders from across the country to discuss important policy challenges for our field
and commemorate the 50th Anniversary of the Six-Day War.
ON SUNDAY, JUNE 11
Hebrew Union College – Jewish Institute of Religion
1 West 4th St. NY, NY
Participate in a Symposium on The Seventh Day:
Israel at a Crossroads on the 50th anniversary of the Six-Day War
The Symposium will feature panels and workshops on:
- Possibilities of Peace: Challenges and Opportunities
- Role of Diaspora Jewry 50 Years Later
- Religion and Culture after 1967
- Legacies of 1967 and the Impact on Israel Today
- Israel Advocacy and the Generational Divide
- Balancing Human Rights and Israel’s Security
Click here for the agenda and list of speakers.
Celebrate the 50th anniversary of the reunification of Jerusalem with a concert by Banot,
who will perform Jewish and Israeli music.
Organized jointly with AZRA, URJ and JCPA Board and Leaders to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Six-Day War.
ON MONDAY, JUNE 12
UJA – Federation of New York
130 East 59th Street NY, NY
Rabbi Jennie Rosenn, Vice President for Community Engagement at HIAS, will lead a conversation
on current domestic public policy challenges.
June Zeitlin, Director of Human Rights Policy at The Leadership Conference, will be a part of a conversation on current domestic public policy challenges.
Sounding the Alarm: The American-Israeli Relationship featuring
Fern Oppenheim, President, Applied Marketing Innovations.
Ambassador Dennis Ross is counselor and William Davidson Distinguished Fellow at
The Washington Institute for Near East Policy will lead a discussion on American Jewry
and the Israeli Settlement Issue.