BBYO International Convention 2015 Program Guide - Page 63

Facilitator: Ami Eden, CEO and Executive Editor, 70 Faces Media Teen Panelists: Idan Hovav; Hayley Katzenstein; Dylan Lander; Sarah Rosemont 2:15 p.m. Summit – #NotHebrewSchool? The type of Jewish education (often refered to as experiential education) that takes place in settings such as youth groups and summer camps has been a central part of the Jewish teen experience for hundreds of thousands of Jews for decades. Teens will be asked to share the impact of these experiences and offer new ideas that can reach and inspire them. Facilitators: Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks, Former Chief Rabbi of the United Hebrew Congregations of the Commonwealth Chip Edelsberg, Executive Director, Jim Joseph Foundation Educators: David Bryfman, Chief Innovation Officer, The Jewish Education Project Stefanie Zelkind, Director, Jewish Teen Funders Network Teen Panelists: Carly Altberg; Lea Davis; Jules Jacobs; Max Kantor; Scott Rubenstein; Tova Sklar; Zach Weiseltier 4:00 p.m. Summit – #Homeland Israel education and travel have proven to be remarkable opportunities for educators and families to help young Jews form a powerful connection to Israel and their Jewish identities. In this session, teens will be asked to share their personal encounters with Israel, the feelings generated by those encounters and ways in which Israel might play more of a factor in the lives of young Jews. Program Schedule 3:15 p.m. Summit – #StudyHall #FreeTime Additional Information Welcome: Carrie Filipetti, Director of Portfolio Management, The Paul E. Singer Foundation Facilitator: David Makovsky, Ziegler Distinguished Fellow, The Washington Institute and Director of the Project on the Middle East Peace Process Shuk Details Teen Panelists: Michaela Davenport; Jacob Finke; Eli Krule; Cole Pergament; Kyle Price 61