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The First Annual Jerusalem Summit

King David Hotel, Jerusalem
Sukkot 5764 - October 12-14, 2003

11th - Saturday
"Melave Malka" Cocktail Reception at the King David Hotel
Avigdor Lieberman, Minister of Transportation
Rabbi Shear Yashuv Cohen, Chief Rabbi of Haifa

12th - Sunday
1st Session
The Crisis in Morality and International Policy:
How Israel May Be the Solution
Chairman: Dr. Ron Breiman, Chairman, Professors for A Strong Israel

Dmitry Radyshevsky, Michael Cherney Foundation Introduction: Goals of the Summit
Ehud Olmert, Vice Prime Minister; Minister of Industry, Trade & Labor
The Importance of Making Jerusalem the Moral Alternative
Dr. Avi Beker, Secretary General, WJC UNRWA: Perpetuating the Refugee Problem: Incubating Terror
Morton A. Klein, President, ZOA ;
Clarence H. Wagner, International Director, Bridges for Peace;
Amb. Zalman Shoval, Former Ambassador
of Israel to the United States
Moderator: Elyakim Ha'etzni
Anti-Zionism: Heart of the Politics of Immorality
Rev. Malcolm Hedding, Executive Director, ICEJ Anti-Semitism: Key to Immorality
Dr. Hillel Fradkin, President,
Ethics & Public Policy Center
"Can the Stone the Builders rejected be a cornerstone (again) -
The prospects for moral revival"
Rabbi Dr. Shlomo Riskin,
Dean, Ohr Torah Institutions
A Light Unto The Nations:
a Jewish Perspective
Benjamin Netanyahu, Minister of Finance The Failure of the U.N. in Dealing with the Global Moral Crisis
Keynote Address:
Dr. Uzi Landau, Minister for Strategic Cooperation between the U.S. and Israel
"Finding the Right Road to Peace"

12th - Sunday
Discussion Session

Workshop 1:
Bringing the World to understand the immorality of anti-Zionism
Moderator: Michael Widlansky, Hebrew University

Hadar Cars, Chairman, Sweden-Israel Friendship Association;
Rijk Van Dam, Dutch Member of European Parliament;
Dr. Joel S. Fishman, Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs;
Yoram Ettinger, former Minister for Congressional Affairs at Israel's Embassy in US

Workshop 2:
The Moslem World: Prospects of democratization and overcoming hatred of Zionism
Moderator: Steve Rodan, Middle East News Line

Dr. K.P.S Gill, Institute for Conflict Management, India;
Prof. John W. Swails, Oral Roberts University;
Dr. Aharon Yaffe, The International Policy Institute for Counter Terrorism at the In-disciplinary Center;
Dr. Justus Reid Weiner, Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs

Workshop 3:
Peace Against Truth: When Peace Movements Reinforce Evil
Moderator: Prof. Arieh Eldad, Knesset Member

Prof. Shlomo Sharan, Tel-Aviv University;
Irit Linur;
Dr. Rachel Ehrenfeld, American Center for Democracy;
Laurence Weinbaum, World Jewish Congress, Jerusalem

Greetings from Uri Lupolianski, Mayor of Jerusalem
Keynote Address:
Perpetuating Moral Values In Difficult Times
Michael D. Evans, President, Jerusalem Prayer Team

13th - Monday
2nd Session:

Israel Endangered: A Threat to the Free World
Chairman: Morris J. Amitay; Vice Chairman, JINSA

Eliot Engel, Congressman (D-NY), U.S. House of Representatives
Syria Accountability Act
Paul G. Cerjan, U.S. Army General (Ret)
Yossef Bodansky, Director of The Congressional Task Force on Terrorism and Unconventional Warfare at the US House of Representatives;
Itamar Marcus, Palestinian Media Watch;
Brig. Gen. (Res.) Dr. Aharon Levran,
former Senior Intelligence Officer, Strategy and National Defense;
Moderator: Israel Harel, Essayist, Columnist
Security Ramifications of a Palestinian State
Prof. Eliyahu Kanovsky, Bar-Ilan University;
Deborah Bodlander, Senior Middle East Policy Advisor, The Gilman Group;
Dr. Mordechai Nisan, Hebrew University;
Dr. David Bukay, University of Haifa;
Moderator: Dr. Martin Sherman, Tel-Aviv University
Economic, Social and Strategic Ramifications of a Palestinian State
Prof. Daniel Pipes, Director, Middle East Forum
Rethinking the Arab-Israeli Conflict
Keynote Address: Ambassador Dr. Alan Keyes  

13th - Monday
Discussion Session

Explaining the Role of Israel to the Western World

Workshop 1:
Media: Recognizing truth in the news
Moderator: John Batchelor, ABC Radio

David Aikman (author),
Bret Stephens (Jerusalem Post, editor-in-chief), John Loftus (author)

Workshop 2:
Academia: Researching truth or breeding hatred? A European perspective
Moderator: Prof. Wolf Moskovich, Hebrew University

Prof. Joel Kotek
, Centre d'Etudes Juives Contemporaines de Paris;
Prof. Otto Luthar, Slovenian Academy of Science;
Prof. Mihajlo Mihajlov, author (Serbia);
Prof. Arieh Zaritsky, Ben Gurion University of the Negev

14th - Tuesday
3rd Session:

Alternatives for a Just and Durable Peace in the Middle East
Chairman: Herbert Zweibon, Chairman, Americans For a Safe Israel

Frank Gaffney, President, Center for Security Policy
The Arab Israeli Conflict - the Key to Fighting International Terrorism
Cal Thomas, Syndicated Columnist, Fox News Host The Road Map: Another folly?
Prof. Raphael Israeli, Truman Institute for Peace
Principles for a Just Peace in the Middle East
Benny Elon, Minister of Tourism
The Right Road to Peace: Presentation of the Elon Peace Initiative
Dr. Yuval Arnon-Ohana, Yehuda & Shomron College The Mosaic Sovereignty Concept
Prof. Talia Einhorn, Tel-Aviv University Legal perspectives of the Arab-Israeli conflict
Moderator: Uri Elitzur, Essayist, Columnist

Dr. Atalia Ben-Meir, Researcher ACPR;
Yossi Ben Aharon, Former CEO Prime Minister Office;
Dr. Alexander Bligh, College of Judea and Samaria;
Rand Fishbein, Fishbein Associates, Inc.;
Moderator: Uri Elitzur, Essayist, Columnist
The Elon Peace Initiative: A Viable Alternative?
Presentation of the Henry (Scoop) Jackson Award to Hon. Richard Perle, Resident Fellow at American Enterprise Institute (AEI)

14th - Tuesday
Final Discussion Session

Moving the Jerusalem Summit Forward
Moderator: Mandell I. Ganchrow, MD; Executive Vice President, Religious Zionists of America, Immediate Past President of Orthodox Union (OU)

Joint Reception with the International Christian Embassy Jerusalem (ICEJ)
Farewell Dinner Hosted by Benny Elon, Minister of Tourism
Satellite Link-Up with Members of Congress, Capitol Hill
Moderator: Esther Levens, National Unity Coalition for Israel;
Dr. Yuri Shtern, Knesset Member


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