42nd Board of Governors meeting

Preliminary Programme Highlights for the 42nd Board of Governors meeting from the 13-15 May 2012

1. Chairman’s Gala
Salute to outgoing Chairman of the Board Roy J. Zuckerberg at a special evening with world-famous Israeli singer Noa (Achinoam Nini), at the Beresheet hotel and luxury spa resort overlooking the Ramon Crater


2. To Africa with Love

 We will celebrate our unique relationship with the continent and explore its culture with the dedication of the Africa Centre in memory of Tamar Golan as part of the annual Student Evening 


3. History Comes Alive

Author and internationally-renowned historian Prof. Deborah Esther Lipstadt examines new currents in Holocaust scholarship in the Kreitman Annual Memorial Lecture


4. Transforming the Negev

Hear from government leaders and representatives of the Israel Defense Forces about the exciting developments taking place in the region


5. Investing in Sustainability

Inauguration of the Swiss Institute for Dryland Environmental and Energy Research at the Jacob Blaustein Institutes for Desert Research at SedeBoqer


And also . . .
The conferment of Honorary Doctoral Degrees,recognition of our friends and supporters, 
the Zlotowski Annual Lecture and much more