Ira Forman

Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Antisemitis U.S. Department of State, the Conference sessions moderator (USA))

Speaker at Conference 2018

10:00 - 11:15

1 November

Opening of the Conference


  • Anna Bokshitskaya, Executive Director of the "Russian Jewish Congress" (Russia)
  • Shimon Samuel, Director for International Relations of the Simon Wiesenthal Centre (France)
16:30 - 18:00

30 October

Fourth Plenary Session «Antisemitism, Xenophobia and Racism: Modern Challenges and Threats»


  • Michael Berenbaum, Director of the Sigi Ziering Institute: American Jewish University (USA)
  • Alexander Asmolov, Head of Department of Personality Psychology, Moscow State University, Member of the Russian Academy of Education (Russia)
15:00 - 16:30

29 October

Section «Interaction between Government Authorities and Civil Society in Preventing Antisemitism, Racism, and Xenophobia: New Approaches»


  • Oleg Seregin, Associate Director, Federal Agency for Nationality Affairs (Russia)
  • Prof. Ira Forman, US Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism, 2013-2017 (USA)