With the conference date rapidly approaching, the International Institute for Counter-Terrorism is currently in the process of assembling workshops and defining the conference schedule. The ICT is proud to announce that the following speakers have already confirmed their participation:
Gen. (Ret.) Orit Adato, Former Commissioner of the Israeli Prison Service, Israel
Mr. Yitzhak Aharonovich, Minister of Internal Security, Israel
Dr. Gil Ariely, Chief Knowledge Officer (CKO), ICT, Israel
Maj. Gen. Shahar Ayalon, Deputy Commissioner, Israel Police, Israel
Dr. Col. (Ret.) Eitan Azani, Deputy Director, ICT, IDC Herzliya, Israel
Prof. William C. Banks, Director, Institute for National Security and Counter-Terrorism, Syracuse University, U.S.A.
Ms. Yehudit Barsky, Director, Division on Middle East and International Terrorism, American Jewish Committee, U.S.A.
Mr. Alain Bauer, President, French Strategic Security Mission; Co-founder, Defence and National Security Council (CDSN), France
Lt. Col. (Ret.) Daniel Beaudoin, Humanitarian Operations and Civil-Military Advisor, Israel
Dr. Günther Beckstein, Former Minister-President of Bavaria, Germany
Maj. Gen. (Ret.) Eitan Ben Eliyahu, Former Commander of the Israeli Air Force (IAF)
Col. (Res.) Ori Ben Yehuda, Director for CBRN in the Counter-Terrorism Bureau at the National Security Council, Israel
Dr. Barak Benzur, Lecturer, IDC Herzliya, and Former Senior Director, I.S.A., Israel
Dr. Peter Berkowitz, Tad and Dianne Taube Senior Fellow, Hoover Institution, Stanford University Washington Office, U.S.A.
Lt. Col. (Res.) Dr. Avi Bitzur, Home-Front Defense Expert, Israel
Dr. David Bogolub, Academy of Counter-Terrorist Education, Louisiana State University, U.S.A.
Mr. Ilja Bonsen, Managing Consultant, IB Consultancy, Netherlands
Dr. Yuri Byaly, Vice President for Research of the Experimental Creativity Center, Russian Federation
Sheriff James A. Cannon Jr., Charleston County Sheriff's Office, South Carolina, U.S.A.
Adv. Sean Carter, Cozen O’Connor Law Firm, U.S.A.
Adv. Dvora Chen, Attorney at Law, Former Director of the Department of Security Matters, State Attorney's Office, Ministry of Justice, Israel
Col. John E. Chere Jr., Army Attaché at the U.S. Embassy, Tel Aviv, Israel
Mr. Geoffrey S. Corn, Associate Professor of Law, South Texas College of Law, Houston, U.S.A.
H.E. James Cunningham, Ambassador of the United States of America to Israel
Mr. Henrique Cymerman, La Vanguardia, Spanish TV Network Antena 3 Televisión, Portugal
Mr. Jonathan Davis, Head of the Raphael Recanati International School, Vice President for External Relations, IDC Herzliya, Israel
Maj. Gen. Uzi Dayan, Former IDF Deputy Chief, Former National Security Adviser, Israel
MK Avi Dichter, Former Minister of Internal Security, Israel
Det. First Grade (Ret.) Mordecai Dzikansky, NYPD Intelligence Division, U.S.A.
Mr. Dror Erez, Manager, C4-Security LTD, Israel
Dr. Yuval Eshed, Senior Research Fellow, ICT, Israel
Col. (Ret.) Jonathan Fighel, Senior Researcher, ICT, IDC Herzliya, Israel
Dr. Robert R. Friedmann, Director, Georgia International Law Enforcement Exchange, U.S.A.
Prof. Hillel Frisch, Senior Research Fellow, BESA Center, and Senior Lecturer, Department of Political Studies, Bar-Ilan University, Israel
Dr. Boaz Ganor, Executive Director of ICT, Deputy Dean of the Lauder School of Government, Diplomacy and Strategy, IDC Herzliya, Israel
Adv. Brooke Goldstein, Director, The Legal Project at the Middle East Forum; Director, The Children's Rights Institute, U.S.A.
Mr. Stuart Green, Lieutenant Commander, United States Navy, U.S.A.
Prof. Emanuel Gross, Senior Lecturer, Haifa University, Israel
Col. Bentzi Gruber, Deputy Commander of a Reserve Armored Division, I.D.F., Israel
Mr. Alexandre Guessel, Head of Public International Law and Anti-Terrorism Division, Council of Europe
Dr. Rohan Gunaratna, Head of the International Centre for Political Violence and Terrorism Research at Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Dr. Mark Hamm, Professor of Criminology, Indiana State University, U.S.A.
Mr. Eric Herren, Senior Consultant, ISSN and ICT, Switzerland
Mr. Ehud Ilan, Former Head of the Investigation Division, I.S.A., Israel
Mr. Eric Jensen, Visiting Assistant Professor of Law at Fordham University Law School, U.S.A.
Adv. Barry Jonas, Trial Attorney, Department of Justice, U.S.A.
Mr. Michał Tomasz Kamiński, President, European Conservatives and Reformists Political Group, European Parliament, European Union
Dr. Yoram Kahati, Research Fellow, ICT; Deputy Director, Intelligence and Terrorism Information Center (ITIC), Israel
Dr. Ely Karmon, Senior Research Scholar, ICT, IDC Herzliya, Israel
Prof. Asa Kasher, Laura Schwarz-Kipp Chair in Professional Ethics and Philosophy of Practice, Tel-Aviv University, Israel
Brig. Gen. Aviv Kochavi, Head of the Operations Department, Central Command Headquarters, I.D.F., Israel
Dr. Sergey Kurginyan, President, International Public Foundation Experimental Creative Center, Russian Federation
Dr. Uzi Landau, Minister of National Infrastructures, Israel
Dr. Richard Landes, Department of History, Boston University, U.S.A.
Dr. Matthew Levitt, Senior Fellow and Director of the Washington Institute's Stein Program on Counterterrorism and Intelligence, U.S.A.
MK Tzipi Livni, Chairperson of the Kadima Movement and Chairperson of the Opposition, Israel
Col. (Res.) Adv. Lior Lotan, Former Executive Director, ICT, Israel
Mr. Moshe Loebel, Senior Lecturer, Tel-Aviv University and Jerusalem College of Technology; Homeland Security Consultant, Israel
Mr. Brett Lovegrove, Former Head of Counter-Terrorism at City of London Police, U.K.
Maj. Gen. Dov Lutzky, Deputy Commissioner and Head of Operations in the Israel Prison Service, Israel
Dr. Ariel Merari, Professor, Tel-Aviv University, Israel
Mr. Dan Meridor, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Intelligence and Atomic Energy, Israel
Mr. Steve Merley, Senior Analyst, NEFA Foundation, U.S.A.
Prof. Alex Mintz, Dean of the Lauder School of Government, Diplomacy and Strategy at the Interdisciplinary Center, Herzliya, Israel
Mr. Denis Monette, Assistant Commissioner of Police, Nassau, New York, U.S.A.
Col. (Res.) Shlomo Mofaz, International Counter-Terrorism Consultant, Research Associate, ICT, Israel
Mr. Daniel Moro, Chief Editor of TG5, Italy
Mr. Joel Mowbray, Syndicated Columnist, U.S.A.
Mrs. Didi Nelson, Law Enforcement Coordination Manager, U.S. Attorney's Office, Northern District of Georgia, U.S.A.
Dr. Peter Neumann, Director, International Centre for the Study of Radicalisation and Political Violence (ICSR), King’s College London, U.K.
Adv. Shai Nitzan, Deputy State Attorney for Special Affairs, Israel
Mr. Jonathan S. Paris, Associate Fellow, International Center for the Study of Radicalisation (ICSR), King’s College London; Senior Fellow, Atlantic Council, U.K.
Mr. Reuven Paz, Director, Project for the Research of Islamist Movements (PRISM), GLORIA Center, IDC Herzliya, Israel
Ms. Keli Perrin, Assistant Director, Institute for National Security and Counter-Terrorism (INSCT), Syracuse University, U.S.A.
Dr. Daniel Pipes, Director, The Middle East Forum, U.S.A.
Mr. Noah Pollak, Assistant Editor of the Middle East Quarterly, U.S.A.
Prof. Uriel Reichman, President, IDC Herzliya, Israel
Col. Adv. Daniel Reisner, Former Head of the International Law Branch, IDF Legal Division, Israel
Mr. Uri Resnick, Deputy Director, Department for UN Political Affairs, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Israel
Mrs. Daphné Richemond-Barak, Lecturer, Radzyner School of Law, IDC Herzliya, Israel
Dr. Randall G. Rogan, Associate Dean Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Wake Forest University, U.S.A.
Congressman Mike Rogers, Ranking Member of the House Intelligence Committee on Terrorism, U.S.A.
Col. Behram A. Sahukar, Research Fellow, United Service Institution, India
Mr. Ronald Sandee, Director of Analysis and Research, NEFA Foundation, U.S.A.
Adv. David Scharia, Legal Officer, Counter-Terrorism Executive Directorate (CTED) of the UN Security Council
Ms. Yael Shahar, ICT Researcher, Israel
Dr. Col. (Res.) Shaul Shay, Head of Security Policy Division, National Security Council; Senior Research Fellow, ICT, IDC Herzliya, Israel
Mr. Shabtai Shavit, Chairman of the Board of Directors, ICT; Former Head of the Mossad, Israel
Dr. Yehoshua Socol, Chairman, Academic Forum for Nuclear Awareness; Director, Falcon Analytics Consultancy, Israel
Mr. Abraham Sofaer, George P. Shultz Senior Fellow, The Hoover Institution, Stanford University, U.S.A.
Mr. John Solomon, Global Head of Terrorism Research, World-Check, Singapore
Mr. Lee Smith, Visiting Fellow, The Hudson Institute, U.S.A.
Mr. Mike Smith, Executive Director, Counter-Terrorism Committee Executive Directorate (CTED), United Nations
Ms. Tamar Sternthal, Director of the Israel office of the Committee for Accuracy in Middle East Reporting in America (CAMERA), Israel
Brig. Gen. Haim Szmulewitz, Legal Advisor of the Israeli Prisons Service, Israel
Prof. Gabriel Weimann, Department of Communications, University of Haifa, Israel
Mr. Michael Whine, Director, Government & International Affairs at the Community Security Trust, U.K.
Lt. Gen. (Ret.) Moshe Yaalon, Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Strategic Affairs, Israel
Maj. Gen. (Ret.) Arik Yakuel, Former Head of the Israeli Police Strategic Planning and Technology Department, Israel
Ms. Sagit Yehoshua, Applied Criminologist, Ph. D. Candidate, Bar-Ilan University, Israel
Dr. Yaron Zalika, Former Accountant General, Ministry of Finance, Israel
Prof. Eyal Zisser, Director, The Moshe Dayan Center for Middle Eastern Studies, Tel Aviv University, Israel
Ms. Corri Zoli, Research Fellow, Institute for National Security and Counterterrorism, Syracuse University, U.S.A.