Reinventing Jerusalem: Find Your Share

October 16 – 18, 2018

 Conference 2018


Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Cornerstone ceremony – new high school building for the Max Rayne Hand in Hand School


Welcome at the Windmill – celebrating 70 years

An Innovative Multimedia Presentation followed by a festive welcome dinner

Mishkenot Sha’ananim


Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Find Your Share in Jerusalem – Your Jerusalem Route

  1. Placemaking and Heritage: Reclaim the ancient with the modern
  2. Shared Living in Jerusalem:  – Diversity and public space in the eyes of the beholder: Jews, Arabs, Religious, Secular…
  3. Geopolitical Jerusalem:  Political and security divides, briefing by security officials and presentation by the Jerusalem Institute for Policy Research with an depth look at east Jerusalem
  4. Hi-Tech Innovation and Economic Development: Innovative approaches to the future of work force development: Palestinian women and Ultra-orthodox men
  5. Jerusalem Communities from the Ground Up: Self-empowerment toward a more resilient future: for all population groups


Lunch and Dedication of the renovated Maayan School for severely disabled Children in Ein Kerem


Evening: The new Jerusalem arts and culinary scene. Experience best of Jerusalem’s culture and culinary scenes, in the edgy, hip and revitalized center of Jerusalem – the Jerusalem Cultural Quarter


Thursday, October 18, 2018

Breakfast: Diaspora and Israel: Overcoming the Divide 


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


The Teddy Kollek Shar-a-thon: Connect to our projects today and tomorrow, sharing our passion for Jerusalem with friends all over the world for years to come. Vote for the winner!


Lunch and Farewell


*The program is subject to change