Reinventing Jerusalem: Find Your Share

October 16 – 18, 2018

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For Day 1 Conference Round Up, click here

For Day 2 Conference Round Up, click here

For Day 3 Conference Round Up, click here


Program – See Registration Form Here


Tuesday, October 16, 2018

16:00 Cornerstone Ceremony – New High School building for the Max Rayne Hand in Hand School for Bilingual Education

18:00: Welcome at the Windmill – Celebrating 70 Years:

Reception at the historic Montefiore Windmill followed by a festive dinner on the Kings of Spain Terrace – Terraza Sephard.

Location: Mishkenot Sha’ananim


Wednesday, October 17, 2018

9:00: Dedication of the renovated Maayan School for severely disabled children in Ein Kerem


9:45: Find Your Share in Jerusalem – Your Jerusalem Route. Please click here for more details on each route:

  1. Reclaiming Ancient with the Modern – Placemaking and Heritage
  2. Diversity in the Eyes of the Beholder – Shared Living in Jerusalem
  3. East Jerusalem FAQ’s – In-depth Look at East Jerusalem
  4. A Creative Economy – Innovative Approaches to Workforce Development
  5. All  Jerusalem Communities from the Ground Up – Toward a More Resilient Future

16:00: Return to Hotels.


18:30: Evening Event – Jerusalem’s New Arts and Culinary Scene. Experience the best of Jerusalem’s culture and culinary scene, in the center of Jerusalem – the Jerusalem Cultural Quarter, featuring Canada House and the Naggar Musrara School for the Arts


Thursday, October 18, 2018

8:30: A Breakfast Briefing:Mayoral Elections: What’s in Store?

Location:  Orient Hotel


10:30: Dedication of the Jerusalem Cultural Quarter: Sharp Square in Teddy Park in Mitchell Parks and Gardens


11:30:  “First Steps Competition” supported by the Dan David Foundation: Finalist pitches from entrepreneurs competing to create successful and sustainable businesses in Jerusalem. Finalists will receive interest free business loans of 200,000-400,000 NIS thanks to the Dan David Foundation. Jerusalem Foundation participants to select the “Jerusalem Foundation Prize” from the pitches.

Location: Mishkenot Sha’ananim, Gilbert de Botton Auditorium

13:30: Lunch, Montefiore Restaurant, Mishkenot Sha’ananim

14:30: Bus transport to The Gottesman Family Israel Aquarium

15:00-16:30:  Tour of The Gottesman Family Israel Aquarium and closing reception of the International Conference. Bus transport back to hotels for non-board members.

16:30-17:30: International Board Meeting of the Jerusalem Foundation, at the Gottesman Family Israel Aquarium


*The program is subject to change