Date: Wednesday, June 20, 16:30 - 18:00
Location: Schwartz Hall
One-on-One Interviews. An opportunity to get to know up close and from non-conventional angles, select Conference guests whose life stories are a fascinating dissertation of achievements, creativity and leadership. What is required for one to become a leader in their field? What can we learn from their journeys and achievements about the leadership characteristics that pave the way to a better tomorrow?
Mr. Guy Rolnik, Israel: Founder and Editor in Chief, The Marker; Deputy Publisher, Ha'aretz Group; former economic editor, daily columnist of Shovi Shuk (Market Cap), Ha'aretz newspaper. Recipient: Knight of Quality Government Award, Movement for the Quality Government; Economic Journalism Quality Prize, Israel’s Society for the Public’s Right to Know; 'Israel's 50 most interesting people',Mako.
The Hon. Ivo Josipovic, Croatia: President, The Republic of Croatia; Member of Parliament (Social Democratic Party); Lecturer, Zagreb Music Academy; Professor of Criminal Law, University of Zagreb; Co-Founder, Croatian Law Center; Award-winning Composer; Director, Music Biennale Zagreb.
Mr. Bashar Masri, Palestinian Authority: CEO, Massar International; Founder, First Publisher, Al-Ayyam daily newspaper; Founder, Managing Director, Bayti Real Estate Investment Company; Chairman, Palestinian Chapter, Young Presidents' Organization (YPO). Recipient: 'Global Leader of Tomorrow', World Economic Forum.
David B. Agus M.D., USA: Director, University of Southern California (USC) Center for Applied Molecular Medicine; Director, USC WestsideCancer Center; Professor of Medicine and Engineering, USC Keck School of Medicine, Vitterbi School of Engineering; Co-Founder, Navigenics, Applied Proteomics. Author: The End of Illness (2012).
Ms. Ayaan Hirsi-Ali, The Netherlands/Somalia: Fellow, American Enterprise Institute; former Member of the Dutch Parliament (VVD - People’s Party for Freedom and Democracy); former Researcher, Wiardi Beckman Foundation; Screenwriter, Submission. Author: Nomad: From Islam to America: A Personal Journey Through the Clash of Civilizations (2010); Infidel (2007); The Caged Virgin (2004).
Commissioner Yochanan Danino, Israel: Israel Police Inspector General; former Chief Officer, Southern District; former Head, Investigations and Intelligence Department, former Head, International and Serious Crimes Unit, Israel Police; former Chief of Staff to the Minister of Public Security.
The panel will be simultaneously translated into Hebrew and English.