M.K. Yair Lapid, Israel

M.K. Yair Lapid, Israel

M.K. Yair Lapid is the Israeli Minister of Finance and Founder and Head of “Yesh Atid” (“There’s a Future”), the second largest party in the current Knesset. He was the host of Channel 2 Israel’s popular Friday night news magazine, Ulpan Shishi and wrote a weekly column for the Yediot Ahronot newspaper. Lapid has published seven books, wrote a TV drama series called “War Room,” as well as acting in the Israeli film, “The Singing of The Siren.”  Lapid was voted the 36th-greatest Israeli of all time in a 2005 Ynet of the general public.

 

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Sessions:

Plenary: Will Tomorrow Be Better?