2006 Symposium

Symposium ParticipantsPresented Papers

Symposium Participants

  • Gur Alroey, Department of Land of Israel Studies, University of Haifa
  • Hadassah Assouline, Director, Central Archives for the History of the Jewish People, Jerusalem
  • Israel Bartal, Professor, Jewish History, Hebrew University, Jerusalem
  • Alexander Beider, expert on Jewish onomastics, author of several books on the subject
  • Sergio DellaPergola, Professor and Director, Avraham Harman Institute of Contemporary Jewry, Hebrew University, Jerusalem
  • Aaron Demsky, Professor (emeritus), Bar-Ilan University and specialist in Jewish onomastics
  • Rosalind Duke, Deputy Director, Jewish National and University Library, Jerusalem
  • Ladislau Gyemant, Professor of European Studies and Director of Moshe Carmilly Institute, Babes-Bolyai University, Cluj, Romania
  • Thomas W. Jones, Professor, Professor of Education, Gallaudet University, Washington, DC, and past president of the American Board for Certification of Genealogists
  • Jean-Claude Kuperminc, Director of Library and Archives, Alliance Israelite Universelle, Paris
  • Neville Lamdan, Director of International Institute for Jewish Genealogy, former Israeli diplomat
  • Dov Levin, Professor (emeritus), Hebrew University, Jerusalem, expert in oral history
  • Jeffrey Malka, leading authority on Sephardic Genealogy and author of books thereon
  • Gary Mokotoff, past president of International Association of Jewish Genealogical Societies
  • Stephen Morse, expert in the computerization of genealogical studies
  • Sallyann Sack-Pikus, Chair of International Institute for Jewish Genealogy, past president of International Association of Jewish Genealogical Societies
  • Milton Shain, Professor, Department of Hebrew and Jewish Studies and Director, Centre for Migration and Genealogy at the Isaac and Jessie Kaplan Centre for Jewish Studies and Research, University of Cape Town, South Africa
  • Shlomo Englard, expert on rabbinic genealogy
  • Karl Skorecki, Professor and Director of Nephrology and Molecular Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Technion University, Haifa
  • Jean-Pierre Stroweis, past president of Israel Genealogical Society
  • Mathilde Tagger, expert in Sephardic genealogy and author of books thereon
  • Daniel Wagner, Professor of Nanophysics and Director of the Department of Materials and Interfaces, Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot
  • Meir Wunder, former senior librarian, Jewish National and University Library, Jerusalem, historian on Galician Jewry
  • Yoav Yair, Director, Center for Technology in Distance Education, Open University of Israel