9th World Conference of Jewish Community Centers

Come join a unique global gathering of the senior leadership of the JCC Global movement at the 9th World Conference of JCC Global, Tuesday, November 3rd – Friday, November 6th, 2015, Hotel Yehuda, Jerusalem

Jewish Peoplehood: From Vision to Action
  • Inspiring speakers
  • Hands on workshops
  • Off the beaten track Jerusalem encounters
  • Presentation of Amitim- Fellows global projects
  • Opportunities for global networking, peer learning and more…

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Approximately every four years JCC Global organizes in Israel the only worldwide gathering of JCC leaders.

 “I have rarely been on such a well-organized conference. The conference was stimulating, interesting and well worth attending. Congratulations and Mazal Tov!”

Simon Morris, Chief Executive Jewish Care, London, England


Gellman Jane and Gitlin Ishie, JCC Global

Gellman Jane and Gitlin Ishie


“Thanks for giving us the opportunity to participate. It was the opportunity of a life time. I was inspired by the on-going connection to one another as Jews from all corners of the world. Let me know how I can be of help.”

Carolyn Amacher, Former Senior Vice President Merage JCC of Orange County, California, USA


The 2nd Think Tank of JCC Global (WCJCC at the time)

Second Think Tank, Rome, logo

Took place at the IL Pitigliani JCC in Rome, Italy, September 11-13, 2011. Forty board members and guests from 13 countries gathered to further shape the WCJCC strategic plan and discuss content issues pertaining to the Jewish world.

To review Think Tank presentations, see below:

  • Anabella Jaroslavsky presentation [link to PDF: Anabella Jaroslavsky presentation.pdf]
  • Dr. Dov Maimon, Alternative Future for the Jewish People [link to PDF file: ]
  • Mario Izcovich – Israel Education and Advocacy [link to PDF: Mario Izcovich Israel Education and Advocacy.pdf]
  • Rome Conference Conclusions [link to PDF: Rome conference conclusions.pdf]
  • WCJCC Strategic Plan Summary [link to PDF: WCJCC Strategic Plan Summary.pdf]


8th World Conference of Jewish Community Centers

8th World Conference of JCCs logo

Took place November, 2-5, 2009 at Kfar Hamaccabiah in recognition of celebrating 100 years to the city of Tel Aviv. 200 Jewish leaders representing 30 countries attended a content filled conference.

To review conference evaluation conducted by Dr. Ezra Kopelowitz click here. [link to PDF: Presentation of WCJCC 8th Quadrennial Evaluation Survey Results.pdf]

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7th World Conference of Jewish Community Centers

7th World Conference of JCCs logo

Monday, September 19 – Thursday, September 22, 2005.

250 delegates from 35 countries gathered in Haifa for the 7th World Conference. Interesting plenary sessions, 15 seminar, opening and closing gala events, visits to community centers, meeting with author Sami Michael and more.

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