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Conference: The 2019 Israeli Elections

May 12, 2019 @ 2:15 pm - 7:30 pm

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The Begin-Sadat Center for Strategic Studies and the Faculty of Social Sciences, School of Communication of Bar-Ilan University, invite the public for a conference on:

The 2019 Israeli Elections

Sunday, May 12, 2019
Senate Hall, Feldman Conference Center (Building 301), Bar-Ilan University

This conference will be conducted in Hebrew
Open to the public.


14:15 – The Electoral Campaign
Chair: Dr. Jonathan Ilan, Bar-Ilan University
Dr. Sharon Haleva-Amir, Bar-Ilan University
Dean Livne, Legal Counsel for the 2019 Central Elections Committee
Dr. Eitan Orkibi, Ariel University and Israel Hayom

15:45 – The Blue-and-White Generals: The Israeli Left’s Great White Hope?
Chair: Prof. Udi Lebel, Bar-Ilan University & BESA Center
Gen. (res.) Matan Vilnai, former minister in the Barak and Netanyahu cabinets
Caroline Glick, Jerusalem Post, Maariv
Gen. (res.) Gershon Hacohen, BESA Center
Dr. Einat Wilf, former Knesset Member

17:45 – Whither Religious Zionism?
Chair: Prof. Shmuel Sandler, BESA Center
Prof. Asher Cohen, Bar-Ilan University
Menachem Lazar, Politics Panel
Israel Harel, Founding chairman of the Yesha Council & Haaretz

19:00 – Conversation with Minister of Justice Ayelet Shaked

The conference is open to the public.
Parking is available outside the Bar-Ilan campus.


May 12, 2019
2:15 pm - 7:30 pm