Orni Petruschka is a a high tech entrepreneur operating in the alternative energy field. He co-founded Pythagoras Solar and Coriolis Wind, where he serves as co-CEO. He is a co-founder of Blue White Future and serves as the Israeli Chairman of the Abraham Fund Initiatives.
Gilead Sher is a lawyer, former brigade commander in the IDF, co-founder of Blue White Future and former Chief of Staff and Policy Coordinator for Prime Minister Ehud Barak. He was co-chief negotiator 1999-2001 at the Camp David summit and the Taba talks. His works include The Israeli-Palestinian Peace Negotiations, 1999-2001: Within Reach (2006).
Our Voice of the Week is the 2017 BICOM-Jewish News conference panel discussion titled ‘Challenges and Opportunities in the Middle East’. BICOM CEO James Sorene, Israeli Maj.-Gen. Amos Gilad and Sir John Jenkins, former UK Ambassador to Saudi Arabia, are moderated by The Guardian’s Jonathan Freedland.