Past Conferences

2014 Conference, Berlin

Posted on June 3, 2015

Following are links to important articles that, because of space limitations, could not be included in our latest newsletter Mishpocha! The articles deal with topics discussed at our Berlin 2014 Conference or are personal descriptions of the conference. ****** A critique of Holocaust education in Germany, by Anna Rosmus. In this article Ms. Rosmus tells the Continue Reading »

2014 Berlin Conference News

Posted on January 1, 2015

Berlin Conference 2014 Huge Success. Over 375 attend, Child Survivors, 2G, 3G, entire families, from 16 countries. Below is link to article by Dr. Charles Silow, 2G from Detroit on the 2014 Berlin Conference Charley’s article appeared in the Detroit Jewish News. Charley has also written about his visit to the Lodz Commemoration, after Continue Reading »

2014 Conference, Berlin, Photos

Posted on October 8, 2014

We cry during the day and dance at night – photos by Melissa Traub, Charles Silow, Uri Ophir, Rene Lichtman, Mel Boas.

2014 Conference Berlin, World Federation Newsletter Reports

Posted on September 24, 2014

Dear Friends, The September edition of the WFNU includes information about the successful Berlin conference.  We also announce the 2015 host city will be Houston TX.  There is update information about the Claims Conference, and a Resolution by the Wold Federation on Anti-Semitism, intended for media distribution. Click here to read: WFNU Sept 2014  

2014 Conference, Berlin, Closing Ceremony

Posted on January 15, 2014

Once again we must say goodbye… until next time… HOUSTON, TEXAS, 2015 We miss our dear friend “the fat lady” as she called herself, who always closed our conferences, dear Sofia Shulman, from Poland/New York.

2013 Las Vegas, Nevada, Kristallnacht Service

Posted on January 15, 2014

The entire Las Vegas community was invited to attend our joint Kristallnacht program, co-hosted by ourselves and the local Jewish Federation. Candles were lit in a moving ceremony and Dr. Berenbaum spoke.  

2013 Las Vegas, Nevada, Speakers

Posted on January 15, 2014

Many excellent speakers presented at our plenaries and on panels.

2013 Las Vegas, Second and Third Generations

Posted on January 15, 2014

Generations of the Shoah International worked hard to bring out 2G’s and 3G’s.

2013 Las Vegas, Schmoozing

Posted on January 15, 2014

There were many very animated discussions… “two Jews, three opinions…” so when you have over 400 Jews, by the end of our conference we have many opinions.

2013 Las Vegas, Michael Berenbaum on Kristallnacht

Posted on January 13, 2014

Michael Berenbaum: “Kristallnacht: The Reich Pogrom at 75: The End of the Beginning, the Beginning of the End.”

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