Events Calendar



Cal-Israel Innovation Expo and Conference
Mar 9 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
The Cal-Israel Innovation Expo connects San Diego business leaders, investors, faculty and students with Israeli start-ups and Israeli companies across multiple fields and industries. The Cal-Israel Innovation Expo fosters global innovation, cross-cultural education, and professional development enhancing the vitality of the global economy and empowering students and communities around the world.

This two day event will feature a dedicated high level conference, seminars and exhibitors focusing on emerging technology and science in multiple fields and industries. The Expo will showcase the next generation in Israeli innovations, bringing emerging minds and facilitators together.

JPro Networking Event
Apr 5 @ 7:45 am – 9:00 am

Jewish Funders Network Presents:
From the Inside Out: Why Every Jewish Organization Should Be a Great Place to Work

Reservations by March 28

Speaker info: Gali Cooks is the inaugural Executive Director of Leading Edge (formerly: the Jewish Leadership Pipelines Alliance), an organization formed in 2014 by foundations and federations to influence, inspire and enable dramatic change in attracting, developing and retaining top talent for Jewish organizations. Gali brings to Leading Edge extensive professional experience in the nonprofit, public and private sectors.

Strengths-Based Leadership Workshop
Aug 10 @ 12:30 pm – 4:30 pm

This training is designed for individuals to learn about their top strengths using the “Strengths Finder Assessment”. The first part of the session will be exploration of how those strengths influence your work. The remainder of the session will be focused on how to work better with your team members by understanding what THEIR strengths are.

Facilitator Steven Beck is extremely skilled with over 10,000 hours in facilitating strengths-based programs, which has given him some compelling insights on the power of using a strengths based approach to team building and leadership.

JPRO Presents -The Four Virtues of a Leader: Navigating the Hero’s Journey Through Risk to Results
Apr 25 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

With The Four Virtues of a Leader, this top executive coach presents a must-read guide to help you awaken and amplify the fundamental competencies that every successful leader embodies.

The Decline of Men Working: Why It Is Happening, What It Means, and What to Do About It With Jason Furman
May 2 @ 7:30 pm

Since receiving his Ph.D. in economics from Harvard University, Jason Furman has been one of America’s most influential economic advisers. He served as a member of Obama’s Presidential Transition Team in 2008, Principal Deputy Director of the National Economic Council from 2009 to 2013, and was Chair of the President’s Council of Economic Advisers from 2013-2017. He has also been a Senior Fellow at both the Brookings Institution and the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities. He has held visiting positions at various universities, including New York University’s Graduate School of Public Policy. He will be discussing the dramatic decline in male labor-force participation rates and the implications for U.S. policy.Part of the 2017 UCSD Economics Roundtable Lecture Series.

10 Years of Dance Place San Diego
May 20 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Join us in Celebrating a Decade of Dance as we officially dedicate Dorothea Laub Dance Place—San Diego’s first-ever building devoted entirely to dance.

Begin the celebration with a champagne reception at
The LOT Liberty Station, then enjoy performances and
a finale of dessert at Dorothea Laub Dance Place.

Losing The Battle for Peace: Public Opinion Trends
May 25 @ 12:00 pm

Dr. Dahlia Scheindlin is an Israeli public opinion expert and political analyst who has advised five national campaigns in Israel as well as political campaigns in over a dozen other countries. Scheindlin is a Policy Fellow at Mitvim, the Israeli Institute for Regional Foreign Policies, and a founder and author for the online journal, +972 Magazine.