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Conference: Anwar Sadat’s Jerusalem Visit: 40 Years On

November 6, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 6:30 pm

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The Begin-Sadat Center for Strategic Studies and the Israeli Foreign Ministry are pleased to present a conference on

Anwar Sadat’s Jerusalem Visit: 40 Years On
Monday, November 6, 2017

Nano-Technology Auditorium (Building 206) Bar-Ilan University
In Hebrew, with simultaneous English translation


Greetings: Egyptian Ambassador to Israel

14:00    A personal perspective

Chair: Prof. Efraim Karsh, BESA Center
Prof. Arye Naor, Israeli Cabinet Secretary during Sadat’s visit
Prof. Shimon Shamir, Founder of the Israeli Academic Center of Cairo and former Ambassador to Egypt
Prof. Menachem Milson, Aide-de-camp to President Sadat during the visit

15:45    Regional and global implications

Chair: Prof. Rami Ginat, Bar-Ilan University
Prof. Gerald Steinberg, Bar-Ilan University
Prof. Eytan Gilboa, BESA Center
Prof. Eli Podeh, Hebrew University
MK Ksenia Svetlova

17:30    Dialogue: Israeli Ambassadors in Egypt

Chair: Lior Ben Dor, Director of the Egypt and the Maghreb Department at the Israeli Foreign Ministry
Ambassador Zvi Mazel
Ambassador Dr. Haim Koren
Ambassador Yitzhak Levanon
Ambassador Shalom Cohen
Ambassador Yaakov Amitai

This conference is dedicated to the memory of Muzi Wertheim.

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November 6, 2017
2:00 pm - 6:30 pm