April 22-29, 2018
Tel Aviv Jerusalem Acre Beer Sheva Haifa Yerucham Netanya Yehud Herzliya and others
The year is 2018, Israel’s 70th year anniversary, 51 years after the Six day War ended, Israel’s youth seems be losing hope for a different future. The majority of Israelis and the younger ones in particular have grown weary of the same “suits” giving the same speeches in the same air conditioned conferences. In light of this, we wish to instill inspiration within both us and them for a new public discourse about the burning question:
Where to from here?
“Have You Seen The Horizon Lately?” A series of events for the general public wishing
to instill new spirit into the subject of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and the stagnation
surrounding it with the help of 50 surprising speakers from all disciplines, domains
and diverse clusters within Israeli society:
Leading economist Best-selling authors Social
activists Community leaders from all over the country: From the Ethiopian and Russian communities, to ultra-orthodox respective communities International historians Groundbreaking neuroscientists Brilliant minds from the tech sector Representatives from other conflicts around the world Futurists and VR experts Fascinating figures from the Arab world Many more
Each offering a unique perspective on encouraging new
public discourse regarding solutions for the conflict.
Who are we?
The project’s leading team was among the leaders and initiators of the social protests of 2011, social activists with expertise in media, marketing and production. National and international awards winners that have led citizen action and projects which earned enlistment from both the public and media.
Dafi Shoshana Alpern
Production by FAZA – one of the leading productions companies in Israel with a significant international clientele. Faza is responsible for amazing productions made in Israel such as: Masada Opera festival, Patcha Kutcha, TEDx Jerusalem and TEDx Tel-Aviv etc. Due to their rich professional experience, Faza are responsible for the execution of the project.
Psychological Strategy by The Psychology Lab of the Interdisciplinary Center (IDC) in Herzliya, led by Prof. Eran Halperin, an expert on International Conflict Research and the Dean of the School of Psychology at the IDC. Their work addresses some of the most destructive political phenomena, including disputes between groups, lack of political tolerance, political violence and political exclusion.
Content partners – Think & Drink different + Wize; two leading establishments that offer curated lectures by leading professionals and speakers in bars, with an average monthly audience of 15,000 people.