The Israel Summit at Harvard is a university-wide conference aimed at broadening all students’ horizons on Israel. In addition to hosting prominent Israeli and American entrepreneurs and changemakers, the Summit will include an Israel Career and Special Opportunities Fair where students can engage with representatives from top Israeli companies and discover a multitude of trips to Israel for people of all backgrounds. Fireside chats will take place in between general sessions providing opportunities to speak one-on-one with our keynote speakers and other participants.
Keynote speakers include President Emeritus Larry Summers, former Israeli ambassador Ron Prosor, fashion designer Elie Tahari, Academic Director of the Shalom Hartman Institute’s Jewish-Arab Research Team Mohammed Darawshe, Innovation: Africa founder Sivan Ya’ari, NBA All-Star Amar’e Stoudemire, former White House adviser David Gergen, Provost Alan Garber, and more. Admission is free but attendees must register in advance at www.israelsummitharvard.com. Complimentary breakfast and lunch included.
Organized by Harvard students. Co-sponsored by student organizations including HLS Alliance for Israel, HKS Israel Caucus, HLS Jewish Law Students Association, and Harvard Ventures.