Tel Aviv, Israel – May 14-17, 2017
Striving For the Highest: From Ideals to Reality in Israel
Jewish wisdom and
women’s perspectives creating new possibilities
Striving towards the highest good is intrinsic to
Judaism, and takes a characteristic form in shaping ideals that can transform
the real world. Add to this the expanding participation of women in public
life, with their distinctive concern for social justice, for community and
family connection, as well as compassion and care for all aspects of the living
This seminar will explore the dynamic and fertile
interaction between Judaism and women’s increasing contributions and
perspectives, through lectures and workshops given by expert speakers,
discussions and tours. Witness the ways in which Israel is a society in
transformation, with many aspects shaped by the highest Judaic ideals.
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The program will be centred in Tel Aviv on Monday May
15 and Wednesday May 17, 2017, with a bus trip to Haifa on Tuesday May 16. The opening
event will take place on Sunday evening May 14 at 5.30 pm, and the closing
event – the Gala Dinner – will take place on Wednesday May 17.
The Seminar events will take place at the
Herods Tel Aviv Hotel
. This venue is located at 155 HaYarkon Street in
Tel Aviv. The Seminar will be conducted in English and we will provide
simultaneous translation into Hebrew and into additional languages if there is
Rooms have been reserved
for ICJW delegates at the Herods Tel Aviv Hotel -
Cost: $284 US per night for
two adults sharing, including breakfast ($142 each).
There is a less expensive hotel nearby where we can also reserve rooms for
Tel Aviv at
156 Hayarkon Street
, Tel Aviv - Cost:
$190 US per night for two
adults sharing, including breakfast ($95 each).
When registering for the
Seminar, please let us know which hotel you prefer and who you would like to
share a room with.
Please note that check-out time from
the hotels will be 12.00 on Thursday May 18 / or the day you are leaving.
Seminar Registration Fee: USD
This fee includes all the seminar
sessions, the bus tour to Haifa and transportation to other venues, the opening
event and gala dinner, 3 lunches, 2 dinners, seminar materials and translation
for Registration: March 26 2017
Please click here to download the Registration Form
OR CLICK HERE TO REGISTER ONLINE
Program for Accompanying
We will organize guided tours for spouses on Monday
and Wednesday, and they will be invited to participate in the opening event on
Sunday night, the
bus trip to Haifa on Tuesday, and the Gala Dinner on
Wednesday night. Cost per participant: $350
Please click here to
download the Registration Form
Click Here to Register Online
Questions about the Seminar should be sent to
copied to firstname.lastname@example.org
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