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The Great Debate: Two-State Solution or Two-State Illusion?


Caroline Glick of The Jerusalem Post debates Ari Shavit of Haaretz on the viability of the two-state solution.

Deputy Secretary of State Antony Blinken



In a special address, Deputy Secretary of State Antony Blinken discussed the current nuclear negotiations with Iran, the importance of the U.S.-Israel relationship, and the rise of anti-Semitism in Europe.
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Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk



Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk traveled from an embattled Ukraine to speak before the AJC Global Forum audience about his country's future.

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu


In a special video message, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu discussed the threat of a nuclear Iran, the rise of anti-Semitism, and Israel's place in the world. Introduction by John Shapiro, Chair of AJC's Board of Trustees.

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe


In a historic video message, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe spoke to the AJC Global Forum audience. Introduction by Jeffrey Stone, Chair of AJC's Asia Pacific Institute.

German Chancellor Angela Merkel


As Germany and Israel celebrate 50 years of diplomatic relations, German Chancellor Angela Merkel sent a special message to AJC Global Forum attendees. Introduction by Anthony Meyer, Co-Chair, AJC Berlin Ramer Institute.

Do Jews Have a Future in Europe?


Panel discussion featuring Jeffrey Goldberg, National Correspondent, The Atlantic; Bret Stephens, Deputy Editor, Editorial Page, The Wall Street Journal; Konstanty Gebert, Associate Policy Fellow, European Council on Foreign Relations; Simone Rodan-Benzaquen, Director, AJC Paris. Moderated by Deidre Berger, Director, AJC Berlin.

BDS on the American Campus



Panel discussion featuring Eric Fingerhut, President and CEO, Hillel International, Alan Johnson, Senior Research Fellow, BICOM, and Akiva Tor, Head of the Bureau for World Jewish Affairs, Israeli Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

Israeli Minister Yuval Steinitz



Israeli Minister Yuval Steinitz addresses the AJC Global Forum’s World Leaders Plenary.

Moral Courage Award to Zidan Seef


AJC honored the memory of the late Zidan Seef, the Druze policeman who sacrificed his life to stop Palestinian terrorists attacking a synagogue in Jerusalem. Rinal Seef accepted the AJC Moral Courage Award on her husband's behalf. Presentation by Lt. Col. (Res.) Avital Leibovich.
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Moral Courage Award to Lassana Bathily


Lassana Bathily saved 15 lives during the January 2015 attack on the Hyper Cacher market in Paris. AJC honored him with its Moral Courage Award. Presentation by AJC Paris Chair René-Pierre Azria and Alexis Azria.

Moral Courage Award to Dan Uzan


AJC presented its Moral Courage Award posthumously to Dan Uzan, a volunteer Jewish security guard who was murdered while protecting a Bat Mitzvah party at a Copenhagen synagogue. His family traveled from Copenhagen to accept the award. Presentation by AJC Executive Council Member Harriet Schleifer.

MK Yair Lapid



At the AJC Global Forum 2015, MK Yair Lapid, the Chair of Israel's Yesh Atid party, laid out his vision for the future of the State of Israel.

U.S. Senator Robert Menendez


U.S. Senator Robert Menendez (D-NJ) detailed his concerns about the current negotiations with Iran, and expressed his support for the State of Israel.

Project Interchange Alumna Lauren Rogers


AJC Project Interchange Alumna Lauren Rogers told attendees at the AJC Global Forum about her experience visiting Israel and what she encountered on her college campus when she returned.

Europe at a Muslim-Jewish Crossroads: Maajid Nawaz


Maajid Nawaz, co-founder the Quilliam Foundation, a counter-extremism think tank, discusses Muslim-Jewish relations in Europe at the AJC Global Forum 2015.

Europe at a Muslim-Jewish Crossroads: Simone Rodan-Benzaquen


AJC Paris Director Simone Rodan-Benzaquen discusses Muslim-Jewish relations in Europe at the AJC Global Forum 2015.

Europe at a Muslim-Jewish Crossroads: Panel Discussion



Rabbi David Rosen, AJC's International Director of Interreligious Affairs, moderates a conversation with Maajid Nawaz and Simone Rodan-Benzaquen about Muslim-Jewish relations in Europe.

AJC Commemorates Nostra Aetate's 50th Anniversary


David Inlander, the Chair of AJC's Interreligious Affairs Commission, and Ayesha Bulchandani-Mathrani, Honorary Chair, AJC Celebrates Nostra Aetate's 50th, present AJC's commemoration of the 50th Anniversary of the Vatican decree that revolutionized Catholic-Jewish ties.

China on the Rise Featuring Gov. Jon Huntsman


At the AJC Global Forum 2015, former U.S. Ambassador to China, Governor Jon Huntsman, who now serves as Chair of the Atlantic Council, spoke in conversation with Jamie Metzl, a fellow at the Atlantic Council, about what Beijing's rise means for the region and beyond.

Call to Action by AJC’s David Harris


At the AJC Global Forum 2015, AJC Executive Director David Harris delivered a stirring address to over 2,000 attendees from 70 nations.

Bulgarian Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov


Bulgarian Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov spoke about lessons from the Holocaust, the importance of combating anti-Semitism, and his nation's support for the State of Israel.

Ambassador Martin Indyk



Ambassador Martin Indyk joined AJC's Associate Executive Director for Policy, Jason Isaacson, for a conversation on the future of the peace process.