Meir Dagan will share with the BINA community his experience as former Director of the Mossad and discuss his insights for electoral and governmental reform in Israel. Approximately 10 bills calling for a controversial regional elections in Israel, were presented to the Knesset between 1958 and 1988 and were all rejected by small parties. Mr. Dagan has recently founded Yesh Sikui (“There is a chance”) to spark a public debate to reevaluate Israel's political system.
A whole decade after 9/11, all too many still have only a vague idea of what does -- and doesn't -- motivate terrorists and/or increase the threat of terrorism. It doesn't help that many politicians exploit the anxiety that terrorism evokes to promote their own agendas. In this talk I will debunk myths and common misconceptions and will expose the true relationship between economic conditions and terrorism. Doing so will enable you to make a better informed decision when considering policies that call for increased aid and educational assistance with the aim of ending terrorism.
Elbit Systems is an international defense electronics company engaged in a wide range of programs throughout the world. The Company, which includes Elbit Systems and its subsidiaries, operates in the areas of aerospace, land and naval systems, command, control, communications, computers, intelligence surveillance and reconnaissance ("C4ISR"), unmanned aircraft systems ("UAS"), advanced electro-optics, electro-optic space systems, EW suites, airborne warning systems, ELINT systems, data links and military communications systems and radios. The Company also focuses on the upgrading of existing...
What dictates the new technology deployed by Homeland Security? What is the relationship between Star Trek, the Mexican Border, and why security technology gets outdated even before its implementation? A quick review of how ideas are being captured and what is needed to make our society safer.