AIPAC Policy Conference

Reflect. Learn. Engage.

Reflect. Learn. Connect.

Expand your Policy Conference experience by joining us Friday and Saturday, March 24-25, 2017 for the pre-conference Shabbaton! We will host engaging in-depth discussions about the U.S. – Israel relationship in a restful and respectful Shabbat environment.

The Shabbaton is a pre-conference educational seminar available exclusively for delegates registered for Policy Conference.


  • Amazing scholars
  • Many different learning sessions to choose from
  • Festive Shabbat meals
  • Shabbat services
  • Uplifting Havdalah Service


This year's panel of speakers have not yet been confirmed but past speakers have included:

  • Dr. Tal Becker
  • Rabbi Lauren Berkun
  • Dr. Elana Stein Hain
  • Yossi Klein Halevi
  • Rabbi Dr. Donniel Hartmann
  • Dr. Yehuda Kurtzer
  • Rabbi Steven Weil
Register to attend


Friday, March 24, 2017
Registration opens; Shabbat Services and Shabbat Dinner

Saturday, March 25, 2017
Services and learning sessions; Shabbat Lunch, Havdalah and evening program

Sunday, March 26, 2017 Policy Conference Begins


Shabbaton Early Bird Special: $249 per person

Standard: $299 per person

  • Early Bird ends November 18, 2016
  • Includes all Shabbat meals, services and programming
  • Cancellations must be in writing and received by March 8, 2017


When Hotel reservations become available, all registered Policy Conference delegates will receive a personal invitation to book hotels.