International Chairman’s Conference 2012
Twenty-five MP's from over 17 different countries gathered in Jerusalem during the Jewish festival of Sukkot for the Israel Allies Foundation's annual Chairman's Conference this October. With representatives from Europe, Africa, South and North America, the Congressmen discussed the need for continued support for Israel's right to defend it's citizens against Iran - including a preemptive strike if needed - the importance of a united Jerusalem under Israeli sovereignty, and revising international aid to UNRWA.
This year's annual Chairman's Conference for the Congressional and Parliamentary leaders of the Israel Allies Caucuses worldwide will be held in Jerusalem, Israel on October 2-4, 2012.
The Israel Allies Foundation is proud to host this year's event together with Israel's Ministry of Public Diplomacy & Diaspora Affairs, the International Christian Embassy Jerusalem (ICEJ) and the World Jewish Congress (WJC).
To observe this year's Chairman's Conference in Jerusalem please download our observer sponsorship information below or contact our Director of Development, Jordanna McMillan at [email protected].
Invited Chairmen & Members of the Israel Allies Caucuses worldwide, together with speakers and special guests include:
Minister Yuli Edelstein, Ministry of Public Diplomacy & Diaspora Affairs
Rabbi Benjamin Elon, President of the Israel Allies Foundation
Members of the Knesset Christian Allies Caucus
MP Kenneth Meshoe, South Africa
Deputado Arolde de Oliveira, Brazil
Minister Ruperto Long, Uruguay
Wim Kortenoven, Holland
MP Kees van der Staaij, Holland
Rep. Trent Franks, USA
MP James Lunney, Canada
MEP Hannu Takkula, Finland/EU
MP Frank Heinrich, Germany
MP Vladimir Gjorcev, Macedonia
Together with the leadership of the World Jewish Congress and the International Christian Embassy Jerusalem, we invite you to join us in Jerusalem this October!