It was great that Justin Bieber visited and performed in Israel. But now, American comedian, Sarah Silverman, will visit Israel and perform. In June, Silverman, famous for her support of Obama2008 (The Great Schlep), television series, film, book on bedwetting, and nana tattoo jokes, will visit Israel for the Presidential Conference. On June 25th she will perform on stage. She will also find a little time to visit her sister, Rabbi Susan Silverman of Jerusalem and Kibbutz Keturah.
The third annual Presidential Conference is hosted by Shimon Peres, Israel’s President, and will occur June 21-23 at the International Convention Center. The 2011 theme is “Facing Tomorrow 2011,” and 3500 participants are expected to attend and interact with over 200 speakers and presenters, including Elliott Abrams, Ziad AbuZayyad, H.E. Mr. Kubilius Andrius, Rt. Hon Tony Blair, Mr. Bernard-Henri LÃ©vy, Amos Oz, Nobel Laureates Eric Maskin and Yisrael Aumann, Lord David Trimble, Facebook’s David Fischer, Imax’s Richard Gelfond, TiVo’s Tom Rogers, Verizon’s Ivan Seidenberg, Wikipedia’s Jimmy Wales, … oh, and Dr. Ruth Weistheimer, too.