Program
Program:
7:30-9:00
Registration and breakfast
9:00-9:15 
Welcoming remarks by Yaakov Katz, Editor-in-Chief of The Jerusalem Post
9:15-9:30
Speech by israel Katz, Minister of Transportation and Intelligence
9:30-9:40
Speech by Isaac Herzog, Leader of the Opposition & Chairman of the Israeli Labor Party
9:40-9:50
Speech by JPost conference president Ronald S. Lauder, President of the World Jewish Congress
9:50-10:10
Interview with Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman, By Yaakov Katz
10:10-10:15
Tribute to WW2 Jewish Veterans in honor of the upcoming anniversary of Victory Day over Nazi Germany By the American Forum of Russian Speaking Jewry – The home for Russian American Jews for Israel
10:15-10:45
Energy, Science & Technology - Three Ministers on the Start-Up Nation: Eli Cohen, Yuval Steinitz, Ofir Akunis
10:45-11:00
Speech by Ayelet Shaked, Justice Minister
11:00-11:10
Assaf Wiess, Founder & CEO of Ma’agalim, Empowering Israel’s At-Risk Youth
11:10-11:40 
Coffee & Cake
11:40-11:50
Speech by Prof. Joshua (Shuki) Shemer, Chairman of the Board of Directors, Assuta Medical Centers Network
11:50-12:20
Panel - The Middle East's Economy in the trump era
Participants: Dani Dayan, Ambassador, Consul General of Israel in New York, Maj. Gen. (res.) Prof. Isaac Ben-Israel Member of EMET Prize Award Committee, Bini Zomer, Israel Country Manager, Noble Energy.
12:20-12:35
Speech by Gilad Erdan, Minister of Public Security, Minister of Strategic Affairs and Public Diplomacy
12:35-12:45 
Speech by Haim Bibas, the Chairman of the Federation of local Authorities in Israel
12:45-12:55
Speech by a senior representative of the White House
12:55-1:15
An Unbreakable Bond - The US-Israel Alliance: Speech by  Eliot L. Engel
1:15-1:25
Speech by Eli Beer, President United Hatzalah
1:25-2:00
Iran, ISIS, Hamas & Hezbollah - Two IDF Chiefs of Staff on Israel's Security Challenges: Moshe Yaalon, Dan Halutz
2:00-3:00
Lunch
3:00-3:05
The EMET Prize for Excellence in Academics to Arie Dubson, CEO of the A.M.N. Foundation
3:05-3:10
Speech by Irina Nevzlin, President of the Nadav Foundation & Chair of the Board of Directors of Beit Hatfutsot, The Museum of the Jewish People
3:10-3:50
Panel - Is Israel Still the State of All the Jews?
Opening Speech by: Avraham Duvdev, Chair of the World Zionist Organization
Participants: Jerry Silverman, President & CEO, The Jewish Federations of North America, Rabbi Julie Schonfeld, Executive Vice President The Rabbinical Assembly, Rabbi Rick Jacobs, President of Union for Reform Judaism
3:50-4:10
BDS, Diplomacy and Delegitimization - How to Tell the Truth in the UN and Beyond: Alan Dershowitz, Danny Danon
4:10-4:30
Interview with special guest Larry King
4:30-4:50
Across the Aisle - A View of Israel from the US Senate: Tom Cotton
4:50-5:05
Speech by Caroline B. Glick, Jerusalem Post Senior Contributing Editor

*The program is subject to change.