Conferences

Topics on which the BESA Center has conducted international and local Israeli conferences include:

  • American Evangelical Christians and Israel
  • Arab Imperialism and its Implications for Israel
  • Arab-Islamic Psychology
  • Armed Forces in the Middle East
  • Army-Society Relations re Conflict with the Palestinians
  • Asymmetric Warfare Through Misuse of International Law
  • Brazil as an Emerging Global Power
  • Counterinsurgency
  • Decline of Citizen Armies in Democratic States
  • De-Legitimization of the State of Israel
  • Deterrence and the Regional Balance of Power
  • East Asia and the Middle East
  • Economics and Mideast Stability
  • Effects of War on Democracies
  • Efficient Use of Israel’s Limited Water Resources
  • Egyptian Muslim Brotherhood
  • Egyptian Revolution
  • Europe and the Middle East
  • France, the EU, and the Middle East
  • Francophonie and Israel
  • Global Radical Islam
  • Home Front Defense
  • IDF Future Challenges
  • India and Israel: Confronting Common Challenges
  • India-Central Asia Relations
  • Intelligence and Democracies in Conflict and Peace
  • Intelligence Operations, Counter-Terrorism and Peace
  • Iran Going Nuclear
  • Iran's Nuclear Dossier: What Can the EU Do?
  • Israel Defense Forces into the Future
  • Israel’s National Security Council
  • Israel’s Rights in the West Bank
  • Israeli and US Responses to Political Violence
  • Israeli Identity and the Debate over Territorial Withdrawal
  • Israeli Military Industries
  • Israeli Nuclear Policy
  • Israeli Public Opinion on National Security
  • Israeli Strategic Ties to Turkey, India and Korea
  • Israeli-Syrian Relations
  • Israeli-Turkish Religious Dialogue
  • Jerusalem’s Future
  • Kosovo Problem
  • Language, Religion, and Rejection of Israel
  • Lebanese Theater Wars
  • Limits of the Israeli Defense Budget
  • NATO: Where To?
  • Pakistan’s Stabilty
  • Palestinian Authority Domestic and Foreign Policy
  • Palestinian Demography: Myth and Reality
  • Palestinian Perspectives on the Final Status Negotiations
  • Palestinian-Israeli Peace at a Dead End?
  • Political-Security Statecraft for Israel
  • Present and Post-Blair British Mideast Policy
  • Psychological Legacy of Oslo
  • Psychological Warfare
  • Psychology of European-Arab Relations
  • Radical Islam: Challenge and Response
  • Radical Islamist Threat in the Southeastern Mediterranean
  • Religious Extremism, Peace and Human Rights
  • Rise and Fall of the Oslo Peace Process
  • Rocket Attacks on Israel: Implications
  • Russia and the Middle East
  • Second Lebanon War and its Aftermath
  • Space-Based Weaponry
  • Syrian Civil War
  • Turkey and the Caucasus
  • Turkey Where To?
  • Turkey, America and Israel Strategic Trialogue
  • Turkey's Islamist Foreign Policy
  • Turkish Foreign Policy in the Twenty-First Century
  • U.S. Policy Towards Iraq
  • U.S.-Israel Nuclear Understandings
  • U.S.-Israel Relations in the Bush Era
  • U.S.-Israel Relations in the Obama-Netanyahu Era
  • University Teaching of the Arab-Israeli Conflict
  • Using Force under International Law: The Case of Gaza
  • Violence in the World of Islam
  • Weapons of Mass Destruction
  • What is Arab Identity?
  • Where Is the US after Nine Years of War?
  • Whither American Zionism?
  • Who Lost Oslo?
  • Why Do the Arabs Remain Poor?
  • Strategic Challenges in the Eastern Mediterranean