March 21, 2021
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
The JewishColumbus Israel 614 Education Series will provide attendees with a dynamic, interactive experience with incredible Israeli speakers. Speakers and dates are still in formation, but we hope to bring you a wide range with a focus on Israeli government, technology, culinary arts, photography, and many other interesting subjects. We are grateful to the Diamond Family Foundation for their support of this series.
Please join us for our first Israel 614 Education Series session, featuring Maj. Gen. (ret.) Amos Yadlin, Executive Director of Tel Aviv University’s Institute for National Security Studies (INSS). The focus of this session will be the upcoming Israel elections.
About our speaker:
Amos Yadlin was named Executive Director of Tel Aviv University’s Institute for National Security Studies (INSS) in November 2011, after more than 40 years of service in the Israel Defense Forces, nine of which he was a member of the IDF General Staff.
From 2006-2010, Maj. Gen. (ret.) Yadlin served as the IDF’s chief of Military Intelligence. Prior to that, he served as the IDF attaché to the United States. In February 2002, he earned the rank of major general and was named commander of the IDF Military Colleges and the National Defense College.
Maj. Gen. (ret.) Yadlin, a former deputy commander of the Israel Air Force, has commanded two fighter squadrons and two airbases.
Maj. Gen. (ret.) Yadlin’s primary areas of expertise and major topics on which he has written include strategy and national security; the changes in the Middle East; the Iranian nuclear challenge; US-Israel relations; force buildup and the defense budget; intelligence; cyber-related challenges; civil-military relations, and the military ethics of fighting terror.