Am Yisrael Chai Lecture | Avi Jorisch
Generously supported by Harvey Mackler in collaboration with FIBA
Sunday, October 24 | 11:00 AM
Avi Jorisch; Thou Shalt Innovate, Stories of Israeli Innovation and Inspiration
Hosted by Congregation Kol Ami
3919 Moran Road
$18 Brunch | 11:00 am - SOLD OUT
$10 Discussion | 12:00 noon (Kol Ami members FREE)
Avi Jorisch is a seasoned entrepreneur and the author of five books, including Thou Shalt Innovate: How Israeli Ingenuity Repairs the World (2018), which, by 2021, will appear in over 40 languages. A former official in the U.S. Departments of Treasury and Defense, Avi is a senior fellow at the American Foreign Policy Council, a member at the Council on Foreign Relations and the Young Presidents’ Organization (YPO). He is also the founder of IMS, a merchant processing company that works with clients nationwide. In the past two decades, Avi has lectured around the world and has published articles in nearly 50 influential outlets, including The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, and Foreign Affairs, and has appeared on CNN, CSPAN, Fox News, MSNBC and the 700 club.
Thou Shalt Innovate introduces the reader to Israelis who exude light in the face of the darkness, people who have chosen hope and healing over death and destruction. In a world that has more than its share of darkness, these stories are rays of light.