Featured Speakers

Natalie-Sanandaji

Natalie Sanandaji

A Long Island native born to an Israeli mother and Iranian father, Natalie worked in real estate in New York City before October 7th, when she survived the Nova music festival massacre during a visit to Israel. Her traumatic experience that day led her to transform her life and switch her career path to Jewish […]

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Shira Granot

Shira Granot

Shira Granot is Director of Community Engagement for CAM. She grew up as an Israeli living in Germany, and later served in the IDF’s International Relations Division and worked for the Israeli Embassy in Berlin. After earning a BA degree in Communications from Reichman University in Herzliya, Shira began a career in the media world,

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Roei Derhi

Roei Derhi

Roei Derhi is an Israeli Jewish fashion designer and 3D artist. After his graduation show at the Shenkar College fashion department, a Swedish fashion company recruited Roei and relocated him to Sweden to join their design team. In 2021, Roei created and launched the fashion brand PLACEBO, collaborating with renowned names in the industry such

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Sonja Jost

Sonja Jost

Sonja Jost is an inventor and engineer, as well as a serial chemistry entrepreneur. In 2019, she co-founded DUDE CHEM, a virtual green deep tech manufacturer of chemicals of which she is the CEO. She has been appointed to many boards and high-tech juries, and she has received numerous awards and recognitions for her work,

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Luai Ahmed

Luai Ahmed

Luai Ahmed is a columnist, journalist, and content creator who was born in Sana’a, Yemen, in 1993. He is the son of feminist human rights activist Amal Basha, who has fought for women’s rights in the Middle East since the 1980s. In 2014, Luai fled Yemen for Sweden as a refugee due to his sexual

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Yoni Michanie

Yoni Michanie is Research and Data Manager for CAM. Originally from Buenos Aires, Argentina, Yoni relocated with his family to South Florida at the age of 11. Yoni received a Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science from Florida International University and a Master’s Degree in Diplomacy and Conflict Resolution from Reichman University in Israel. From 2014-2016,

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