The Israeli Peace Initiative: A Regional Perspective

The Middle East Institute and the Foundation for Middle East Peace present a discussion of the Israeli Peace Initiative with Koby Huberman.
Tuesday, February 7
12:00 - 1:00 pm
Middle East Institute
1761 N St. NW
Washington, District of Columbia 20036

Event Information

The Israeli Peace Initiative (IPI) calls upon the Israeli government to present a framework for the conclusion of the Israeli-Arab conflict as a comprehensive response to the 2002 Arab Peace Initiative. Israeli Peace Initiative signatories include former Israeli Defense Forces chiefs of staff Amnon Lipkin-Shahak and Amram Mitzna; former Shin Bet directors Jacob Perry and Ami Ayalon; Ha'aretz correspondent Akiva Eldar; Members of the Knesset (MKs) Dalia Rabin and Colette Avital; and many other distinguished Israelis. Mr. Huberman will discuss the fundamentals of the Israeli Peace Initiative, the role of regional actors in the process, and the urgent need to end the current political stalemate in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.

Bio: Koby Huberman was VP of Business Development at NICE Systems, Ltd. and is founder and CEO of Strategic Landscapes, Ltd. a consulting firm. He has a long record of involvement in civil society organizations, such as co-founding The Empathy Group - the first Jewish-Arab New-Media Startup, and he is a co-author of the Israel Peace Initiative. Mr. Huberman is co-author of "Strategy, Leadership and the Soul: Resilience, Responsiveness and Reflection for a Global Economy."