Please join American Friends of the Hebrew University for a Mission to the UAE and Israel, October 24 – November 1, 2022

Mission Highlights:


  • Expert briefings to discuss the impact of the Abraham Accords and its significance for the future of Israel-UAE relations
  • Exclusive visit to the Israeli embassy in Abu Dhabi to meet with the Israeli ambassador
  • Festive welcome dinner with members of the Jewish and Israeli communities of Dubai
  • Behind the scenes tour of the sheik Zayed grand mosque
  • VIP tour and dinner at the Louvre Museum in Abu Dhabi
  • Explore the contemporary art scene in Dubai


  • Private dinner hosted by the United States Ambassador to Israel
  • Breakfast briefing with Yair Lapid, alternate Prime Minister of Israel and Minister of Foreign Affairs
  • Exclusive visit to the Tamar Science Park in Rehovot to learn about Israel’s most prominent high-tech companies, e.g., Future Meat
  • Home hospitality with Hebrew University board of governors members in Tel Aviv
  • Behind the scenes visit to the Galilee Brigade, including an IDF briefing at the Golan Heights and the Lebanese border
  • Exclusive visit to the Knesset guided by Hebrew University Professor Reuven Hazan, and meet Israeli members of the Knesset for a private briefing
  • Behind the scenes visit to Israel’s first civilian bsl3 lab housed on the Ein Kerem campus at the Hebrew University, which studies viruses like covid-19.
  • Visit with an IDF intelligence unit to learn about the future of cyber-terrorism
  • Home hospitality with Hebrew University’s Chancellor, Professor Menahem Ben-Sasson and prominent members of the faculty
  • Insightful meetings with Hebrew University innovators who are driving breakthroughs in computational medicine, archaeology, high-tech, and brain sciences
  • Special reception with the President of Israel, Mr. Isaac Herzog
  • Stay at Tel Aviv’s new luxurious Kempinsky Hotel

For more information, contact Monica Loebl at 305.336.5775 or [email protected].