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Dec. 2, 2015
CUNY Graduate Center, Skylight Room
365 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY

Join other funders from the US, Israel, and Europe for a one-day conference to discuss approaches to employment and economic empowerment for the Haredi community in Israel

Registration is now closed. To authorize walk-up registration, please contact conference@jfunders.org. 

Registration fees—JFN members: $200 / Non-members: $250  |   + $25 onsite reg fee

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Wednesday, December 2 • 9:00am - 9:45am
Opening Session

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The opening session addresses the diversity of issues—political, national, communal—that drive the case for Haredi education and employment, which will be addressed throughout the conference.

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Mick Davis

Founding Partner, X2 Resources
Sir Mick Davis is the co-founding partner of X2 Resources LLP, an emerging entity in the resources sector. He stepped down in 2013 as CEO of Xstrata plc, one of the world’s largest global diversified mining and metals companies, which he grew in a ten-year period from a market value of US$500 million to US$60 billion, employing more than 90,000 people and operating in over 22 countries. In a personal capacity, Mick is board chair of the... Read More →
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Leo Noé

Rachel Charitable Trust
Leo Noé has been active in the real estate industry for over 30 years and his family trusts have built up a substantial property portfolio. During this period he established Lee Baron Commercial Limited, a firm of property consultants with a wide range of clients, where he still holds the position of non-executive director. Primarily through the Rachel Charitable Trust, Leo is a benefactor to various charities within the UK and Israel... Read More →
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Andres Spokoiny

President, Jewish Funders Network
Andrés Spokoiny is a long-time Jewish communal leader with a history of leading successful organizational transformations. The CEO of Federation CJA in Montreal from 2009–2011, he helped fundamentally change the Federation’s operations and its relationship with the community. In Montreal, as a young, ‘out of the box’ Federation executive, he spearheaded a new branding strategy and initiated and developed... Read More →

Wednesday December 2, 2015 9:00am - 9:45am
Skylight Room