More than 40 members of Limmud FSU Europe organizing committee met this past weekend in Vienna, including the ambassadors, new members from Vienna who joined the committee, Limmud FSU founder Chaim Chesler and Executive Director Roman Kogan. The meeting included representatives of 13 European countries: England, Switzerland, Lithuania, France, Sweden, Germany, Austria, Bulgaria, Spain, Slovakia, Ireland, Israel, and Russia.
The focus of the meeting - planning and preparing for the Pan-European Conference to be held in Vienna in 2019. The new organizing committee will be headed by Julia Tuchinskaia, Dima Mevzos and Igor Zinkov, and the work of the ambassadors will be coordinated by Laurina Todesaite.
The seminar was held at Lauder Business School, and the program focused on drawing conclusions from Limmud FSU London 2017, building the work program and placing it in the new structure, as well as imparting leadership skills and others. This part was presented to the participants mainly by a special guest lecturer from the Jewish Agency - Vadim Blumin.