A conference examining the upcoming general election in Israel, scheduled for January 22, 2013. Experts will discuss the issues that will be factors influencing Israelis as they prepare to go cast their ballots.
This all-day conference in Copley Hall's Formal Lounge will feature three panels examining domestic politics, regional politics, and Israel-US relations.
Domestic Politics, 10:00am-11:30am
Moran Stern (Georgetown University, moderator); Natan Sachs (Saban Center at the Brookings Institution); Natasha Mozgovaya (Haaretz Daily Newspaper)
Regional Politics, 11:40am-1:00pm
Moran Stern (Georgetown University, moderator); Ghaith Al-Omari (American Task Force on Palestine); Ambassador Dennis Ross (Georgetown University); Dan Schueftan (Georgetown University); Gunol Tol (Middle East Institute)
Israel-US Relations, 2:00pm-3:30pm
Robert Lieber (Georgetown University, moderator); David Makovsky (Washington Istitute for Near East Policy); Robert Wexler (S. Daniel Abraham Center for Middle East Peace)
Refreshments will be available throughout the day and lunch will be provided.