Global Leadership Conference
Engage, Be Inspired, Lead.

Sunday-Tuesday, December 8-10, 2019

Omni Atlanta Hotel at CNN Center

100 CNN Center NW, Atlanta, GA 30303

Email Deena Klein at to register.

The 3rd annual Global Leadership Conference is a unique opportunity for Hillel’s volunteer leaders and supporters to connect with each other and Hillel’s professional leadership.

  • Attend the year’s most important forum for Jewish life on campus
  • Meet and learn from top Jewish leaders and philanthropists changing the face of Jewish student life
  • Participate in leadership, governance, and Hillel excellence workshops, as well as networking receptions
    Join 1,200 Hillel professionals from around the world at the Hillel International General Assembly

Want to learn more about Hillel’s Global Leadership Conference? Watch our video to see what it’s like!


Deborah Kallick, Vice Chair, Hillel International Board of Directors & Chair, USC Hillel
Jill Smith, Chair, Hunter Hillel  


Meet some of the top speakers and presenters who will be featured at this year’s conference, including:

  • Bari Weiss, Op-Ed Staff Editor and Writer, The New York Times
  • Lacey Schwartz, Filmmaker, Little White Lie & Director of Outreach North America, Be’chol Lashon
  • Michael Masters, National Director and CEO, Secure Community Network
  • Leil Leibovitz, Senior Writer, Tablet Magazine
  • David Bryfman, CEO, The Jewish Education Project
  • Bill Stanczykiewicz, Associate Dean, Indiana University Lilly Family School of Philanthropy
  • Dr. Rachel Fish, Executive Director, Foundation to Combat Anti-Semitism
  • Dr. Yossi Beilin, Israeli Politician and Scholar
  • Isaac “Bougie” Herzog, Chairman, Jewish Agency
  • Arnie Eisen, Chancellor, Jewish Theological Seminary
  • Sarah Hurwitz, American Speechwriter and Author of Here All Along
  • Lisa Eisen, President, Charles and Lynn Schusterman Family Foundation
  • See the list of speakers along with workshops and receptions they will be presenting at.

The Global Leadership Conference is open to Hillel Board Chairs and Board members, members of Hillel’s Global Leadership Society, and other Hillel partners and stakeholders who give $5,000 or more collectively to any combination of Hillel entities around the world.

Conference fee: $750
(This does not include travel to and from the conference or hotel stay)


The Global Leadership conference will begin at 3:00 PM EST on Sunday, December 8th and conclude at 1:00 PM EST on Tuesday, December 10th. See the current schedule for the Global Leadership Conference.


Email Deena Klein at to register or for further information.