Lisya Saylag Malki
Dr. Efrat Feniger
Michael SetterArchitect Michael Setter is a leading interior designer specializing in hi tech legal and financial offices in Israel Graduate of the department of Architecture and City Planning from the Technion Institute he opened his own practice- Setter Architects Ltd some of his projects include Google TLV Google Haifa Facebook Cisco Verint Autodesk Motorola Law office Israeli embassy s around the world Fundtech in Pune India and many more Setter Architects Ltd has won many awards domestic and international Michael enjoys extreme sports such as Skiing parachute gliding Paddle boarding wind surfing in addition to walking running and swimming every morning early at the beach etter Architects Ltd has won many awards domestic and international.
Ofra AbramovichFounder of Mamanet – Mothers league, which is the largest women’s league and the 3rd most popular sport branch in Israel. Mamanet has thousands of active mother-players who participate in close to 1000 teams located in municipalities all over Israel, Cyprus, Austria, Italy, USA, Canada and Switzerland and more. Ofra devotes her life to promote Mamanet life’s philosophy where mothers should be able to belong to a sport team and thereby lead a healthy and active life. As such, those mothers become a personal example and a role model for their children and families. Mothers who participate in Mamanet have proved their ability to build a strong community which become a platform to emphasize school pride, good sportsmanship, professional competitions and enhancing community building and mutual aid. This model was not only been adopted by mothers from around the world, but also received recognition from government agencies, the UN, sport agencies such as CSIT, the National Olympic committee, health & lifestyle companies and more. The Ministry of Science is currently conducting a 3 years research Mamanet league increases social capital & promotes health and wellbeing Ofra holds a Bachelor degree in Psychology from Queens College, NYC and lives with her husband and 2 daughters in Kfar Saba, Israel, where she is also serves as the chairwoman of the women’s Volleyball Club Hapoel Kfar Saba.
Yael LeibovitzHR Consultant.14 years of experience in different HR fields in Financial big Organizations.Program coordinator and Group instructor in Movilot, a super unique program for Ultra Orthodox women in Israel
Deborah KandliDeborah Kandli, 48 years old, hold an MBA and a bachelor’s degree in human resources management. Served the Israeli Air Force for 25 meaningful years. Made a variety of roles in the fields of management, leadership, operations, human resources and command, while the last decade as a Lieutenant Colonel. Have retired 3 years ago and at present I volunteer in the Israeli army reserves. Certified to groups facilitation, coaching, organization consulting skills and executive guidance. Believes in combinations and balances: spirit and material, heart and mind, capitalism and socialism, oneness and uniqueness. Focus in win-win-win (organization-employees-customers) solutions. Most of my life, my soul served Lord ‘Ego’. Today, I have reached the age when it’s time for lord ‘Ego’ to serve lady soul Volunteer in a nonprofit organization for enhancing integration and employment of the Ethiopian academics in the Israeli society. Volunteer in a nonprofit organization for bonding the separated various parts which the Israeli society is made of. Member of the Ministry of Defense committee. Lecturer in management, leadership and high purpose of people, societies and countries
Lisya Saylag MalkiLisya Saylag Malki is an investment manager in Yedioth Achronot, the biggest media corporate in Israel. She was born in Turkey to a Jewish family; she went to an Austrian high school in Istanbul and studied mathematical engineering in the university.Lisya was a young leader in the Zionist Jewish youth movement and motivated lots of children to understand their Jewish identity and encouraged them to make changes in their lives. At the age of 23 she left her family and friends in Turkey and moved to Israel. Her career in finance started in Bank Leumi. She worked as a trader in the dealing room, studied MBA in Tel Aviv University and completed the investment advisory exams. After 4 years of experience in dealing room she started to work in Yedioth Achronot as the lead investment manager. For the last 4 years she is working with one of the most powerful person in the country, the owner of the biggest media corporate and manages the investments of the company. She is also a certificated Theta Healing practitioner and still volunteers in different organizations.
Lior StudentLior Student is a messaging specialist, a thought-partner and inventor of Make a Point, the first message crafting tool. Lior operates in the spheres of messaging, visuals & delivery, o_ering an audience-centric and a result-oriented approach. Lior Student grew up in Israel & the US, attended Clark University, Tel Aviv University and the Sorbonne. She served as an emissary in France and held key positions in the Jewish Agency, Keren Hayesod and JDC. In 2005, she became a partner in Sheerr Communications, a Philadelphia based firm, specializing in speaker training. In 2010 Lior founded Make a Point, dedicated to messaging, the art of crystalizing ideas, articulating the essence and delivering it for results. She works globally with data-dumpers, the misunderstood, and those who cannot get their point across. She encounters buzz-word-addicts, slide-dependents and I’ve-got-no-time-professionals; leaders, executives, entrepreneurs and students.Among Make a Point clients are Teva, Microsoft, Applied Materials, Adama, Amdocs, Cisco, NICE, EY, Strauss Group, Hebrew University, Tel Aviv University, IDC Herzliya. Lior believes in the power of messages, painting word-pictures, using personal-speak and answering “what’s in it for me?”, knowing that powerful messages are the key to seizing opportunities. In private sessions, workshops or remote consults, clients find their own style and language. Lior drives the messaging process, teaches new ways of thinking, asks, listens, pushes, focuses, refines and challenges – to move individuals, teams and organizations from ideas to memorable messages. The proven process is Make a Point, a workflow online learning tool used globally. Make a Point and train-the-trainer programs place the know-how in organizations to make it avail
Dr. Efrat FenigerEfrat Feniger, Ph.D., Owner at EF Consulting, a boutique firm offering businesses and organizations the opportunity to advance their business goals through research and strategic development services. Efrat brings an array of skills from 18 years of US-based experience with major US companies and leading firms. She brings a culture of quality service to organizations, ensuring improvement in performance and customer satisfaction. Her management consulting expertise includes conducting global customer experience research projects for building customer loyalty to impact business performance. Efrat completed her Ph.D. in Los Angeles, California for which she was awarded the Outstanding Dissertation Award. Her dissertation focused on Management Practices and Business Performance of Women Entrepreneurs. Efrat is now dedicating her new consulting venture focusing on advancement of women and children’s causes worldwide. She is pursuing working in collaboration with international women’s organizations and foundations which assist women in education, business and workforce development, and campaign for women’s equality and welfare. She has worked with companies and organizations around the world, so she can help achieve goals that affect women’s causes worldwide. As a female businesswoman herself, she is personally firmly committed to promoting the advancement of women in all facets of life. To learn more about Efrat, please visit her website
Rina BarbutRina Barbut, 34, immigrated to Israel from Turkey in 2008. Back home, she studied Computer Engineering and was employed as an IT Manager at the company where she worked. In Israel she advanced in her career and worked in Global Technology Companies (in Business and Technology Related Positions) such as; Eset, Nice Systems, Microsoft and currently she is working in Check Point Software Technologies. She completed her second degree in Israel, International MBAShe was a Jewish Activist for years and led educational and social activities in Turkey and Europe. She loves volunteering (medical clown at hospital) and enjoys her life with her friends and many different activitiesShe is in the early stage of building her own initiative, Jew Connect Forum, which will offer a network for young Jewish professionals from Israel and Europe to encourage innovation, nurture business cooperation, share knowledge and skills, attract investors and offer access to new markets. Instead of trying to add a Jewish component to the already overwhelming schedule of these young business professionals, the Forum will bring a Jewish component to their business reality
Netta NessNetta Ness is an entrepreneur, speaker, and sought after expert in Chance Management™ for leaders, startups, and corporations.Netta developed the Chance Management process for capitalizing on chance following her work as Vice President for a Hedge firm in the risk management industry. She holds a portfolio of clients with a demonstrated record in turning their respected potential, trends, and patterns into innovative strategies for optimizing performance.Along her Chance Management practice, Netta serves as the Senior Vice President of Novatrans Group where she works collaboratively with strategic partners, industry experts and the global investment community on Terahertz business initiatives.Netta is a columnist for Epoch Times Magazine where she features Chance Stories. She is a licensed mediator, the co-founder of several startups, and as part of her social activities supports the Shanti House – a home for youth in risk.Netta holds a B.S. in political science, public communications and journalism from Bar Ilan University in Israel, and a Master’s degree in Global Marketing, Communications and Advertising from Emerson College, Boston, Massachusetts.