• Open to the public

When Judaism Meets State

University of Tel-Aviv, Cymbalista Auditorium, Ramat Aviv

A joint event of IDI and the Cymbalista Synagogue and Jewish Heritage Center at Tel-Aviv University.


Tel-Aviv University's Cymbalista Synagogue and Jewish Heritage Center and the Israel Democracy Institute invite the public for a roundtable discussion on:


Celebrating the publication of the book
"When Judaism Meets State" (IDI Press 2015)

For more information or to register: heritage@post.tau.ac.il 

(Event will be held in Hebrew)


Panel 1: 5:00 p.m.

  • Prof. Nir Kedar, Dean, Sapir Academic College School of Law in a dialogue with Knesset Member Shelly Yachimovich
  • Prof. Yossi Shain, Romulo Betancourt Professor of Political Science at Tel Aviv University in dialogue with Knesset Member Shuli Moalem-Refaeli
  • Yair Ettinger, journalist, Haaretz in dialogue with Interior Minister Eli Yishai

Break, including light refreshments

Panel 2: 6:30 p.m.

  • Author Nir Baram
  • Maj. Gen. (res) Gershon Hacohen 
  • Prof. Tamar Hermann
  • Prof. Yedidia Stern

Moderated by Prof. Tomer Persico