Friends Associations Seminar

Annual Shared Society Conference

and Friends’ Associations Seminar


The Center for Shared Society at Givat Haviva

May 6-9, 2018


We are thrilled to announce this year’s Annual Shared Society Conference will be accompanied by a seminar where all of Givat Haviva’s Friends Associations from around the world will gather to learn, experience and share about our work for Shared Society in Israel.  This seminar will provide a unique opportunity for our board to build focus, momentum and unity.


Dates: Sunday May 6, 2018 to Wednesday, May 9, 2018

Location: Givat Haviva Campus

Who: All of Givat Haviva’s Friends Associations from around the world – including the US, Canada, Germany, Switzerland, Holland, France and Austria.

Costs: Accommodations for three nights and scheduled meals will be generously covered by Havatzelet.  Flights, additional accommodations, travel and food are to be paid for individually.

General Itinerary:

           Sunday, May 6th  – 19:00 Official Opening of Conference, Dinner and Dialogue and Culture Workshop led by the Givat Haviva Education Team

          Monday, May 7th  – Annual Givat Haviva Shared Society Conference and Green Line Tour with Lydia Eisenberg, Free Time in Caesarea

          Tuesday, May 8th – Dilemmas & Challenges, Site Visits, Dinner with Givat Haviva’s Friends and Staff

          Wednesday, May 9th – Best Practices and Dilemmas & Challenges of the Friends Associations

Click for general itinerary-final itinerary will be provided at a later date


The Givat Haviva campus spreads over an area of some 40 acres, consisting of wide expanses of green lawns, buildings, guest rooms, classrooms, conference rooms, auditorium, library, swimming pool, dining room and more. The grounds provide a tranquil, neutral location for bringing together members of divided societies and hosting the many activities of the organization.


To register for the conference please click here