Join Hillel UW, Students Standing with Israel, and Stand With Us for an informative evening and dinner with Neil Lazarus. Neil is an internationally acclaimed expert in the fields of Middle East politics, public diplomacy, and effective communication training. Described as "Mr. Israel Advocacy" by the Times of Israel, he is fast emerging as one of Israel's leading keynote speakers. His presentations are motivating, informative and challenging. Neil speaks to over 30,000 people a year and his presentations are causing an international sensation. Neil Lazarus has helped train a new generation of Israeli diplomats and spokespeople. He is the author of The 5 Rules of Effective Israel Advocacy. He acted as the public diplomacy policy advisor for Israel's leading reality television program, "The Ambassador." Born in Britain, he received his first degree in Political Science at the University of Wales. Neil immigrated to Israel in 1988 and soon after received his Master’s Degree at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. The topic for the evening's discussion will be Israel in the media. Using recent examples from the major news channels, Neil leads a provocative discussion and analysis of Israel’s changing image in the television. This is a crucial seminar for anybody that wants to understand Israel’s media problems and the difficulties facing Israel in the international media. Dinner will be served, and we can't wait to see you there!