10 December 2019 Lecture: “Imaging the Unimaginable. The Holocaust in Israeli Visual Culture” Dr. Anat Gilboa, Director of the German Project at the Ben Gurion University, Israel


14 November 2019. Lecture: “Why Do Cities Kill Themselves?” Amnon Rechter (Rechter Architects, Israel) 

23 October 2019 Book Launch: “Jitzchak Rabin. Als Frieden noch möglich schien. Eine Biographie” Prof. Itamar Rabinovich (author) in conversation with Dr. Doron Rabinovici. 





25 September 2019 “Totem und Tabu. Israel „ausstellen“ im Museum”, Dr. Hanno Loewy, Director, Jüdisches Museum Hohenems




18 June 2019 “Workshop: Antisemitismus und Israel”, Präsentation Dr. Doron Rabinovici

3 June 2019 “The biopolitics of pregnancy: prenatal genetic testing in Israel and beyond”  Dr.  Shiri Shkedi-Rafid, Hadassah Medical Center Jerusalem, Hebrew University 



2 June 2019 “Israel: Demokratie aus der Vielfalt” ein Festvortrag anlässlich des Jerusalemtages. Prof. Anton Pelinka, Universtät Innsbruck 

29 April 2019  “New Approaches to Holocaust Memory” Dr. Irit Dekel, Senior Research Associate, University of Jena

20 March 2019 “Education in the Age of Knowledge-Lessons from Israel” Prof. Dr. Haim Harari, Former President of the Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, Israel

28 January 2019 “Vom Mangel zum Überfluss: Wasser in Israel”.  Mag. Wolfgang Sotill, Journalist, Graz, Österreich
(organised in cooperation with the Austrian-Israeli Society




20 November 2018 “The Arab Donor Project. A Decade of Experience”. Dr. Amal Bishara, Hadassah Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel


22 October 2018 “Israel – die ersten 70 Jahre”. Univ. Prof. (em.) Rolf Steininger, University





27 November 2017 „Turning Points in Israeli History: From the Balfour Declaration to the Camp David Accords“. Prof. Itamar Rabinovich (chair), Prof. Shlomo Ben-Ami, Prof. Ilan Troen

30 October 2017 “The Israeli Project: Architecture in Israel 1948-1974” Prof. Zvi Efrat (former Head of Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design, Jerusalem; partner at  Efrat-Kowalsky Architects (EKA) )

26 June 2017 “Heiliges oder Unheiliges Land? Religion und Staat in Israel” Prof. Michael Brenner ( Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München and Center for Israel Studies at the American University in Washington, D.C. )

8 May 2017 “Iran, Israel and the USA in a Changing Middle East” Prof. David Menashri (Tel Aviv University) 


27 April 2017 “Israeli Women between Sexual Harassment and Religious (Jewish and Muslim) Family Law” Prof. Orit Kamir (Center for Human Dignity) 



30 March 2017 “Threats to Democracy in Israel” Prof. Itzhak Galnoor  (Hebrew University Jerusalem and The Van Leer Institute, Jerusalem)

30 January 2017 “The Rise of the Israeli Right” Prof. Colin Shindler (SOAS, University of London)

5 December 2016 “God is Back: Religion and Cinema in Israel” Dr. Yaron Peleg (University of Cambridge)

17 November 2016 “Killing with Words. Healing with Words: The Israeli Public Debate” Prof. Fania Oz-Salzberger (University of Haifa)

5 October 2016 “Thoughts about the Origin of Life” Prof. Ada Yonath (Weizman Institute of Science, Israel)

12 May 2016 “From Budapest to Basel: Theodor Herzl’s Way to Zionism” Prof. Derek Penslar (University of Oxford)

4 May 2016 “Vom leisen Schreiben des lauteren Worts” David Grossman im Akademietheater (Gespräch mit Heinz Sichrovsky)

14 April 2016 “Israel and Europe” Amb. Prof. Élie Barnavi (Tel Aviv University)

21 January 2016 „Politik und Erinnerung: Israel, die beiden deutschen Staaten und Österreich“  Prof. Angelika Timm (Freie Universität  Berlin, Bar-Ilan University), Universität Wien, „Alte Kapelle“

2 December 2015 “David Ben Gurion” Prof. Anita Shapira (Tel Aviv University)

12 October 2015 “Israel and the New (Dis) order in the Middle East” Amb. Prof. Itamar Rabinovich (New York University, Tel Aviv University)