1st German-Israeli Frontiers of Humanities Symposium 2009

Draft Program

Sunday, November 29
Kibbutz Tzuba Hotel Reception Hall
7:30 p.m. Welcome Reception and Opening Dinner

Monday, November 30
Kibbutz Tzuba Hotel
(Note: each participant should bring a book or essay that illustrates his/her current research interests; these publications will be displayed in Reception Hall throughout the symposium.)
7:30 - 8:30 a.m. Israeli Breakfast
8:30 - 9:00 a.m. Opening Remarks:
Israel Academy of Sciences and Humanities: Menahem Yaari, President
Alexander von Humboldt Foundation: Helmut Schwarz, President
Organizing Committee: Michal Biran & Mark Frey
9:00 - 12:30 p.m. Session 1
10:30 - 11:00 a.m. Coffee Break
12:30 - 1:20 p.m. Luncheon
1:20 p.m. Group photograph of all participants
1:30 - 5:00 p.m. Session 2
3:00 - 3:30 p.m. Coffee Break
5:00 - 7:00 p.m. Tour in the Area (Maybe Tzuba Winery)
7:00 p.m. Dinner

Tuesday, December 1
Kibbutz Tzuba Hotel
7:45 - 9:00 a.m. Israeli Breakfast
(separate breakfast for OC 2009 and 2010)
9:00 - 12:30 p.m. Session 3
10:30 - 11:00 a.m. Coffee Break
12:30 - 1:00 p.m. Lunch
1:30 p.m. Departure for Jerusalem Tour
2:00 - 5:30 p.m. Cultural Historical Tour of Jerusalem
6:00 - 6:45 p.m. Sandwiches & Snacks at the Israel Academy
7:00 p.m. Guest Lecture at the Israel Academy of Sciences and Humanities
Christoph Markschies
President Humboldt University of Berlin
8:15 - 9:15 p.m. Cocktail Reception at the Israel Academy
9:15 p.m. Depart for Tzuba

Wednesday, December 2
Kibbutz Tzuba Hotel
7:45 - 9:00 a.m. Israeli Breakfast
9:00 - 12:30 p.m. Session 4
10:30 - 11:00 a.m. Coffee Break
12:30 - 1:00 p.m. Closing Remarks: Michal Biran & Mark Frey
1:00 p.m. Farewell Lunch

 

The conference program for all participants ends here.

There will be a Meeting of the Organizing Committee for GISFOH 2010 at 2:30 p.m.