About the 13th Annual International Conference

The theme of this year's Annual International Conference is

"Strategic Assessment for Israel: A Look at the Coming Decade."

The conference will explore the security challenges and opportunities

of the next decade through four principal avenues:

Main Topics

Wednesday, January 29

The Next Decade in the Global Arena

How the World Went from Flat to Fast to Smart to Deep

Will We Long for the Outgoing Decade?

World Order: Strategic Competition and Dysfunction 

China and the West

MK Lt. Gen. (ret.) Benny Gantz, Head of Blue and White Party

Innovative Technologies and National Security

Air Power Next - The Futute of Combat Air

The Next Decade in the Middle-East

Views from the Arab World: Trends and Trajectories

The View From US CENTCOM

Ambassadors Discuss Syria

Commanders Debriefing

Interview with the Minister of Defense, Naftali Bennett

Thursday, January 30

Israel's Foreign Affairs and Security Challenges

US Government Sanctions in 2020: Priorities and Strategies

Antisemitism: A Global Problem

National Security Index: Public Opinion Study

Solutions for Gaza

A Look Inward: Changes within Israeli Society

The Israeli Arab Community: Integration vs. Particularism

Interview with:

Minister of Aliyah and Integration, Yoav Gallant

Head of Meretz Party, MK Nitzan Horowitz

Head of Yisrael Beiteinu, MK Avigdor Liberman

Head of Yesh Atid Party and co-leader of Blue and White Party, MK Yair Lapid

The Future of Israel as a Zionist Entity

Response to the Chances of Escalation in 2020

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