International Business Leadership Forum


The President’s International Business Leadership Forum is a unique 3-day program designed to engage and connect global business leaders with Israeli innovation and ingenuity. Forum participants will gain an insider’s perspective on Jerusalem’s high-tech and start-up scene while networking with local entrepreneurs and Hebrew University leaders. The group will be joined by the President of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem for two exclusive opportunities with American and International Friends in Israel. Both programs provide experiences and unique insights of the Hebrew University, a 100 years-in-the-making establishment.

2018 Event Co-chairs: Laura Lande-Diner, Andrew L. Shapiro, and Catherine D. Wood.

Highlights of the President’s International Business Leadership Forum include:

  • Roundtable with the HUJI Innovation Panel comprising entrepreneurs, founders, and funders from companies like Yissum, Jerusalem Venture Partners, and more
  • Presentations by HU thought leaders, including acclaimed Hebrew University Professor Yuval Noah Harari, bestselling author of Sapiens A Brief History of Humankind and Homo Deus: A Brief History of Tomorrow
  • A private tour of the Albert Einstein Archives

When you sign up for the Forum, you are invited to attend the 81st Annual Hebrew University Board of Governors programming for no additional charge.

Click here to see highlights the 81st Annual Hebrew University Board of Governors. (Reservations are limited).

For additional information and to register, please contact Suzanne K. Ponsot 212.607.8511 or [email protected].