Tuesday, October 24, 2017 from 6:00 PM to 7:45 PM EDT
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The Colony Palm Beach Pavilion Room 
155 Hammon Avenue
Palm Beach, FL 33480

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Celeste Simon 
World Affairs Council of Palm Beach 

The Future of U.S. - Israel Relations 

Tuesday, October 24, 2017
The Colony Palm Beach Pavilion Room
155 Hammon Avenue
Palm Beach, Florida  33480
6:00 p.m. – 7:45 p.m.

Dr. Eytan Gilboa will discuss Israel and U.S. and their path forward 

 Speaker Profile:  

Eytan Gilboa  has been Professor of International Communication, founder and first Director of both the School of Communication and the Center for International Communication at Bar-Ilan University in Israel. He is a senior research associate at the BESA Center for Strategic Studies, Chair of the Israeli Communication Association and founding Chair and Academic Director of the Israel Public Diplomacy Forum. In 2005, he helped to establish the Center on Public Diplomacy (CPD) at USC, and initiated and founded the CPD Summer Institute. He is a world renowned expert on international communication, diplomacy and public diplomacy and US policy in the Middle East.

He graduated Summa Cum Laude from the Hebrew University and received his MA and PhD degrees in Government from Harvard University. He taught at the Hebrew University and has been a visiting professor at Harvard, UCLA, Georgetown, the American University in Washington DC, Tufts, USC, and the University of Hamburg.

 Dr.Gilboa's most recent books include Media and Diplomacy in the Information Age (forthcoming), US-Israel Relations in a New Era: Issues and Challenges after 9/11 (2009), and Media and Conflict: Framing Issues, Policy Making, Shaping Opinions (2002). Prof. Gilboa contributes op-ed articles to newspapers and all-news websites.. He has appeared on CNN International, BBC World, Fox News, ABC News Nightline, PBS`s Lehrer News Hour, Al-Jazeera, ITN (UK), ZDF (Germany), RAI (Italy), Russia Today (Russia), and CBC (Canada). He has contributed articles to newspapers including New York Times, International Herald Tribune, Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, Los Angeles Times, Boston Globe, Newsweek, Time, Christian Science Monitor.

.He  served as Academic Director of International Relations at the National Defense college, Chair of the Foreign Service Selection Committee; Member of the Committee on Higher Education of the City of Jerusalem; Chair of Accreditation Committees at the Council on Higher Education; Chair of the Selection Committee for the Israel Prize in Communication; and Chair of the Political Science and International Relations Committee at the National Science Foundation.  


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