One-on-one interviews led by Dana Weiss, a prominent Israeli journalist. This panel offers a unique opportunity to get an up-close and personal view of selected conference guests whose life stories are a brilliant exposition of accomplishments, creativity and leadership. How does one become a leader in their field? What can we learn about leadership challenges from the extraordinary achievements of these exceptional individuals? More specifically, what characteristics of leadership will pave the way to a better tomorrow?
Ms. Dana Weiss, Israel Journalist, Channel 2 News, Israeli TV
Dr. David D. Agus MD, USA Director, USC Center for Applied Molecular Medicine; Director, USC Westside Cancer Center; Professor of Medicine and Engineering, University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine and Vitterbi School of Engineering; Co-Founder, Navigenics and Applied Proteomics
Mr. David Fischer, USA Vice President, Advertising and Global Operations, Facebook; Former Vice President, Global Online Sales and Operations, Google; Former Deputy Chief of Staff, US Treasury Department, Clinton Administration
Mr. Moshe Safdie, Israel/Canada/USA Founder, Safdie Architects;, whose major projects include: Alrov Mamilla Center, Jerusalem; Yad Vashem Holocaust History Museum, Jerusalem; Ben Gurion International Airport, Tel Aviv; Marina Bay Sands, Singapore; United States Institute of Peace Headquarters, National Mall, Washington, DC; Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, Bentonville, Arkansas
Mr. Jimmy Wales, USA Founder, Wikipedia; President, Wikia, Inc.; Recipient of The Economist's Business Process Award (2008), Global Brand Icon of the Year Award (2008)
Dr. Ruth Westheimer, USA Sexologist; Member of the Board, Museum of Jewish Heritage: A Living Memory to the Holocaust; Lecturer, Calhoun College at Yale University and Butler College at Princeton University