• 08:30 am
    Registration
  • 09:00 am
    Torah in Yerushalayim: a Celebration and a Challenge Rabbi Dr. Tzvi Hersh Weinreb
    Sponsored by
    • Deena & Dr. Auri Spigelman, Sora Deetza & Loren Spigelman
  • L’Ayla (women only)
    10:00 am
    Yom HaKippurim, Shir HaShirim, and Kodesh Kodashim Rabbanit Shani Taragin
    Sponsored by
    • Ziva and David Katz in loving memory of their parents Henry and Tova Feld ז""ל, and Isaac and Irene Katz ז""ל
  • Halacha
    Machnisei Rachamim: Whose Side Are the Angels On? Rabbi Anthony Manning
  • Machshava
    Teshuva in the Chasidic Court of Reb Zusha of Anipoli Rabbi Dr. Sholom Gold
    Sponsored by
    • Renee and Harvey Douglen In memory of their parents
  • 11:00 am
    Kol Nidrei: The Source of Joy and Success for the Entire Year Rabbi Meir Goldwicht
    Sponsored by
    • Stuart and Dr. Claire Hershkowitz and family
  • L’Ayla (women only)
    12:00 pm
    Things Given to the Heart Mrs. Rachelle Fraenkel
  • Halacha
    The Secret of the Ten Days of Teshuva Rabbi Ari Kahn
  • Machshava
    Teshuva: Returning to the Real Self Rabbi Yitzchak Breitowitz
    Sponsored by
    • Ben & Shafrira Wiener and family
  • 01:10 pm
    “Trust or Treif” – the Halachic Foundations of Kashrut Supervision Rabbi Yitzchak Fund
  • 01:50 pm
    First Mincha
  • 02:15 pm
    V’Ahavta L’Rayecha Kamocha – Seeing the Good in Others Rabbi Yitzchak Dovid Grossman
    Sponsored by
    • Esther and Jerry Williams, dedicated in memory of: יעקב נתן בן ישראל שלמה וולברג ז""ל
  • Panel A
    03:15 pm
    Halacha in the Board Room: The Interface of Jewish Law and Ethical Business Practices

    Panelists: Rabbi Menachem Copperman, Rabbi Dr. Alan Kimche, and Rabbi Ari Wasserman. Moderated by Rabbi Ian Pear.

  • Panel B
    Where might the Future of Reproductive Technology lead us – Science, Ethics, and Halacha

    Panelists: Rabbi Dr. Kenneth Brander, Rabbi Dr. Avraham Steinberg, and Rav Gideon Weitzman. Moderated by Rabbi Shimshon Nadel.

  • 04:15 pm
    Second Mincha
  • 04:30 pm
    Changing Our Behavior during the Yomim Noraim: Ideal or Hypocrisy? Rabbi Yosef Zvi Rimon
    Sponsored by
    • Lani and Shimmy Tennenbaum
  • L’Ayla (women only)
    05:30 pm
    Hardened Hearts: על חטא של אמוץ הלב Rebbetzin Shira Smiles
    Sponsored by
    • Dr. Daniel and Sara Berelowitz, in loving memory of their parents Harold and Cleme Bonime ז""ל and Dr. Issy and Sarah Berelowitz ז""ל
  • Halacha
    Teshuva in a Changing World Rabbi Shalom Rosner
  • Machshava
    Neila Inspirations Rabbi Dr. Ahron Adler
    Sponsored by
    • Emanuel and Helen Adler and family in memory of Rabbi Dr. Jacob Adler, Harav Yaakov Mordechai ben R’ Gershon Z’L & Rabbi Adler’s father, Mr. David Adler, R’ Dovid ben R’ Gershon, Z’L
  • 06:30 pm
    Siyum Ceremony for OU’s Semichat Chaver Program
  • 06:50 pm
    Can Teshuva Erase a Mitzva? Rabbi Benji Levene
  • 07:45 pm
    Maariv
  • 08:00 pm
    The Yimei HaDin: On What are We Being Judged? Rabbi Zev Leff
    Sponsored by
    • Esther and Jerry Williams, dedicated in memory of: יעקב נתן בן ישראל שלמה וולברג ז""ל
  • Panel A
    09:00 pm
    Unpacking Spiritual Baggage: Teshuva as a Vehicle for Simcha

    Panelists: Rabbi David Aaron, Rabbi Zvi Gluck, and Rabbi Judah Mischel. Moderated by Rabbi Aaron Goldscheider.

  • Panel B
    Science, Technology, and Contemporary Kashrut: OU Global Kashrut in the 21st Century and Beyond

    Panelists: Rabbi Michoel Hoffman, Rabbi Yissachar Dov Krakowski, and Rabbi Mordechai Kuber. Moderated by Rabbi Yaacov Haber.

  • L’Ayla (women only)
    10:15 pm
    Real Return Rebbetzin Tziporah Heller
  • Machshava
    The Heroes that Bring Mashiach Rabbi Menachem Nissel
  • Halacha
    A Taste of Semichat Chaver Program (SCP), the OU’s International Practical Halacha Program Rabbi Elyada Goldwicht
  • 11:00 pm
    Closing Divrei Hitorerut and Chizuk Rav Asher Weiss
    Sponsored by
    • Zvi and Tamara Sand
  • 11:55 pm
    Musical Selichot Rav Shlomo Katz
    Sponsored by
    • Zvi Berg and family