Convention 2014: Schedule

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Monday May 12th

Limmud Breakouts (1:45 pm - 3:00 pm)

Ideas that Work: Transforming Communal Prayer (3:15 pm - 4:45 pm)

Opening Plenary: Movement Leadership: Working Together for our Future (5:00  pm - 6:30 pm)

  • Panel convened by Julie Schonfeld with Arnie Eisen, Brad Artson, Steve Wernick

Address by Chancellor Eisen: Conservative Judaism Today and Tomorrow: A Personal Testimony & Joint Campaign Reception honoring Amy Eilberg


Tuesday May 13th

Torah Learning Beit Midrash with Donniel Hartman

State of The Rabbinical Assembly

Business Meeting: Membership, Nominations, Resolution

Celebratory Dinner at Shearith Israel

Installation of Incoming president William Gershon  & officers of the Rabbinical Assembly


Wednesday May 14th

Address by Ambassador Dennis Ross 

Limmud Keynote with Micah Goodman

Ideas that work:  2 choices:

  • Teaching Our Torah: Creating a Vibrant Limmud Program
  • Constructing Educational Environments that Kids (and Families) Really Like


Ideas that work:  2 choices:

  • Creating Warm & Welcoming Communities
  • Bringing in the Millenials & Gen X-ers: Programs that work

Limmud Breakouts

Honoring 50 Year Rabbis

Limmud Keynote with Rabbi Bradley Artson


Thursday May 15th

Tefilot & Azkara

Limmud Breakouts (9:00 am - 10:00 am)

MK Aliza Lavie: Jewish Pluralism in the Jewish State (10:15 am - 11:30 am)

Community Organizing Training with Jeannie Appelman of JOIN for Justice (11:45 am - 1:30 pm)

Boxed lunches available



Tentative, Check back for updates as they become available