Michael Koplow
Changing Relationships with the State of Israel

As commentator and Chief Policy Officer at Israel Policy Forum, Michael Koplow will take a closer look at Israel and Diaspora affairs and the impact of the new Israeli Government on Diaspora/Israeli Relations.

Michael also serves as a senior research fellow of the Kogod Research Center at the Shalom Hartman Institute of North America. Before coming to Israel Policy Forum, he was the founding program director of the Israel Institute. He holds a Ph.D. in Government from Georgetown University, where he specialized in political development and ideology, and the politics of Middle Eastern states. He writes Israel Policy Forum’s weekly Koplow Column and edits Israel Policy Exchange, which is a leading source for commentary and analysis on Israel and American Jewry. His work regularly appears in Foreign Affairs, Foreign Policy, the Atlantic, and the Forward, among other publications. In addition to his Ph.D., he holds a B.A. from Brandeis University, a J.D. from New York University, and an A.M. in Middle Eastern Studies from Harvard University.

Wednesday, March 1
Program: 7 p.m.
Monkas Beer and Burger Bar
921 Lake Ave., Lake Worth

Thursday, March 2
Program: 7 p.m.
Mandel JCC, Palm Beach Gardens

Brought to our community through partnership with Federation’s Jewish Community Relations Council (JCRC).

Register below by February 24.

For more information about these events, contact Marla Topiol, Director of Adult Education and Israel Engagement, at marla.topiol@jewishpalmbeach.org or 561.242.6629.

These events are brought to our community through partnerships with the following organizations: