“The lecture series has given Canadians a true perspective on Middle East and Jewish issues.”
The Asper Foundation Lecture Series
The Asper Foundation Lecture Series features authoritative and respected speakers from around the world addressing substantive, relevant, national and international issues, many of them free to the public. The Lecture Series has featured fascinating presentations such as the Dead Sea Scrolls Symposium, the Discovery Seminar (a popular modern Jewish education program), The Future of the Peace Process lecture by important Israeli political figure Moshe Arens and the Kallah series of lectures by renowned Jewish thinkers. Since its inception, over 11,000 people across Canada have attended these inspiring and thought-provoking lectures and events. Other speakers in this series have included Anna Rosmus, former Israeli Foreign Minister (presently Prime Minister) Benjamin Netanyahu, Robert Fulford, Dr. Irwin Cotler, Dr. Mitchell Bard, Joseph Farah, Dan Meridor, Sheikh Professor Abdul Hadi Palazzi, Dr. Daniel Pipes, Dr. Yossi Olmert, Dr. Michael Oren and Steven Emerson.